HBW Insight is part of Pharma Intelligence UK Limited

This site is operated by Pharma Intelligence UK Limited, a company registered in England and Wales with company number 13787459 whose registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. The Pharma Intelligence group is owned by Caerus Topco S.à r.l. and all copyright resides with the group.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By


Firms Highlight Fair-Trade Initiatives Behind Personal-Care Offerings

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Fair-trade proponent Dr Hauschka Skin Care begins sourcing organic Damask rose essential oil from a farm in Ethiopia, while Dr Bronner’s Magic Soaps introduces a limited-edition, Fair For Life-certified bar of soap with sustainably harvested palm oil from its sister company in Ghana.

You may also be interested in...

Dr. Hauschka Spring Launches Include Eye Items For Natural Beauty

Wala-Heilmittel GmbH-owned Dr. Hauschka Skin Care prides itself on “making products by sustainable, ecologically and socially responsible methods,” including new spring launches of cosmetics and body washes.

Dr. Bronner’s Urges NAD/NARB To Refer Fair Trade USA To Regulators

Unsatisfied with Fair Trade USA’s response to the National Advertising Review Board’s latest ruling, which advised the certifier to require percentage breakdowns for fair-trade ingredients on personal-care products, Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps asks that the case be referred to regulatory authorities.

Dr. Hauschka Promotes Socially Conscious Sourcing With New Lipsticks

Dr. Hauschka’s organic castor oil from India, used in its new line of Inner Glow lipsticks, is among a handful of examples of the brand’s mission to “heal humanity and the earth” through sustainable sourcing arrangements.


Latest Headlines
See All



Ask The Analyst

Ask the Analyst is free for subscribers.  Submit your question and one of our analysts will be in touch.

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts