Kiss My Face to launch new mouthrinse line
GARDINER, N.Y. Kiss My Face, a natural beauty and personal care company, is launching at retail in October a new line of mouthrinse available in four flavors.
The 100% natural Breath Blast Mouthrinse is free of alcohol, parabens, phthalates, artificial sweeteners, flavors and coloring and was not tested on animals.
To help reduce cavities and plaque, strengthen tooth enamel, soothe and heal gums, and reduce acids, the rinse is infused with xylitol, organic aloe, licorice root, green tea, acerola, and goji berry, pomegranate and perilla seed extracts.
The rinse flavors include: Spearmint Breath Blast, Spearmint with Fluoride Breath Blast, Vanilla Mint Breath Blast and Orange Mint Breath Blast.
Coty to develop, market fragrances with Guess
NEW YORK Coty Inc. has inked a licensing deal with Guess to develop and market a new line of fragrances, and also will distribute existing Guess fragrances, effective January 2010.
“Guess is on the pulse of edgy style and flirtatious fashion, and Guess’ groundbreaking approach and reputation lends itself perfectly to the passionate and innovative spirit of Coty,” stated Coty CEO Bernd Beetz. “With this partnership, Coty is inheriting a notable fragrance house. Our plans for expanding the reach of the Guess brand will position the Guess fragrance for accelerated global success.”
Added Guess vice chairman and CEO, Paul Marciano, “This collaboration with?Coty will provide the perfect platform for Guess to creative innovative, highly desirable and luxurious fragrances that reflect our company’s image and legacy. It symbolizes both a strategic and creative alliance. We are very excited about our partnership with Coty.”
Coty stated that additional information related to the fragrance would be disclosed at a “later date.”
Established in 1981, Guess began as a jeans company and has since grown into a global lifestyle brand. Today, Guess designs, markets and distributes full collections of women’s, men’s and children’s apparel, as well as accessories.
P&G adds new director to board
CINCINNATI Procter & Gamble has appointed Frontier Communications executive Maggie Wilderotter to its board, effective immediately.
Wilderotter is chairman and CEO of Frontier Communications, the second largest rural communications services company in the United States. She also serves on the boards of Yahoo!, Xerox Corp., Tribune Co. and a number of nonprofit organizations.
“Maggie’s outstanding business acumen and broad strategic and leadership experience will make her a valued board member,” stated A.G. Lafley, P&G chairman of the board. “Her knowledge of media, communications and information technology will help us accelerate P&G’s growth. Above all, like P&G, Maggie puts the customer first in everything she does.”