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Apr 15, 2015, 11:40 ET Low Solubility Concern in the Pharma Industry Drives the Solubility Enhancement Excipients Market, Finds Kline

Close to 40% of the currently marketed drugs fall into the two low solubility Biopharmaceutical Classification System (BCS) categories; furthermore,...


Apr 14, 2015, 10:29 ET Procter & Gamble's Beauty Divestitures are a Treasure Trove of Opportunities, According to Kline

Prospective acquirers are now diving into the details on the soon-to-be former brands of Procter & Gamble's struggling beauty business. The assets...


Apr 08, 2015, 11:07 ET Wearable Devices and Elegant Lasers Invigorate the At-home Beauty Devices Market, Indentifies Kline

Inspired by professional technologies like lasers and the first-ever wearable mask devices, new products help fuel consumer interest and the at-home...


Mar 11, 2015, 11:09 ET Hydroquinone-free Products Shine in the Professional Skin Care Spotlight as Hyperpigmentation and Sun Damage Climbs, Finds Kline

Hydroquinone-free products are among the most dynamic performers in the U.S. professional skin care market in 2014. Introduced by several leading...


Feb 25, 2015, 11:04 ET All Roads Lead to Synthetics on the Global Lubricants Market, Foresees Kline

Low viscosity SAE 0W-XX passenger car motor oil (PCMO) accounted for under 5% of the total global PCMO demand in 2014. This grade is forecast to...


Feb 23, 2015, 11:17 ET The Unknown Southeast Asian Biocides Market Grows the Fastest, Reports Kline

While biocides market growth in the mature markets of Europe and the United States is estimated at 2% and slightly less than 1%, respectively, the 5% ...


Feb 19, 2015, 10:00 ET Leading Market Intelligence Powerhouses IRI and Kline & Company Form Exclusive Alliance to Better Serve the Consumer Healthcare Products Industry

Information Resources, Inc. (IRI), the global leader in innovative solutions and services for consumer, retail and over-the-counter healthcare...


Jan 29, 2015, 10:34 ET The Move Towards Truly Natural Products Aims to Strengthen the Natural Personal Care Market, Sees Kline

While products formulated with a high proportion of synthetic ingredients dominate the global natural personal care market, accounting for nearly 75% ...


Dec 11, 2014, 11:01 ET Southeast Asia - The Fourth Largest Synthetic Latex Polymers Market Globally, Finds Kline

On a global scale, Southeast Asia represents the fourth largest market for synthetic latex polymers, accounting for 8% of the global consumption,...


Dec 09, 2014, 11:05 ET Regional Rubber Process Oil Markets Set for Global Integration, Forecasts Kline

Global rubber consumption, which has increased at a CAGR of over 2% in the last two years, is expected to accelerate in the next 5 to 10 years due to ...


Dec 08, 2014, 11:39 ET Industrial Vegetation Management Market of Pesticides and Fertilizers Proves "Slow and Steady Wins the Race," Comments Kline Expert

The weeds are growing! In 2013, close to $1 billion was spent around the globe on industrial vegetation management (IVM) applications. That is the...


Oct 30, 2014, 12:40 ET While Regulations Place Bio-lubricants on the Growth Path, Product Performance at Competitive Pricing Will Drive the Market, Forecasts Kline

The increase of high-performing, cost competitive green base-oils, in the context of government regulations, supported by industry interest to...


Oct 15, 2014, 12:07 ET The Promising Ethnic Beauty Market Gives Way to Intensified Competition, Finds Kline

The multicultural beauty products market continues to outpace the growth of the overall market for cosmetics and toiletries, posting a 3.7% increase...


Oct 07, 2014, 12:08 ET Fast-casual Restaurants and Healthcare Facilities Present Growth Opportunities for U.S. Janitorial and Housekeeping Cleaning Suppliers, Finds Kline

Stringent sanitizing rules within a growing number of assisted living facilities, nursing homes, as well as in acute care settings such as hospitals, ...


Sep 17, 2014, 11:54 ET Let's Talk About Sex - Kline Announces a First-of-its-kind Report on the Sexual Wellness Market

With over 100 million copies of Fifty Shades of Grey sold and the popularity of such TV series as HBO's "Girls" and Showtime's "Masters of Sex", a...


Apr 28, 2014, 01:19 ET Growth Foreseen at All Levels of the Oral Solid Dosage Form Excipients Market, According to Kline

On a global scale, the oral solid dosage form (OSDF) excipients market is growing sustainably, historically exhibiting a robust increase. This market ...


Apr 01, 2014, 10:20 ET Indian Lubricants Market on a Slow but Promising Path to Growth, sees Kline

The global lubricants market is rapidly changing. Ranking third after the United States and China, India is one of the most important markets....


Mar 05, 2014, 11:38 ET Enchanted Life Partners with Kline & Company to Support the Introduction of its New, Premier Destination for Multicultural Personal Care

Recognizing that the world of beauty isn't just black and white, Enchanted Life has partnered with Kline & Company, a global consulting and research...


Mar 05, 2014, 02:01 ET Kline Announces 8th Edition of its LubesNet Database

The global lubricants market is flat, up only 1% with an estimated 39.2 million tonnes in 2013 compared to 38.8 million tonnes in 2012. In terms of...


Mar 04, 2014, 12:48 ET Kline Announces Promotion of Karen Doskow to Director

Kline & Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Karen Doskow to Director, Consumer Products in Kline's Market Research division. Doskow is a...


Feb 25, 2014, 12:58 ET Regulations Impact Rodenticide Sales, sees Kline

According to the academic journal Frontiers in Ecology and the Environment, rodents are not only among the most important global pests, but they...


Feb 14, 2014, 04:22 ET Kline's February Base Stock Margin Shows Significant Drop in Conventional Base Stock Profitability

To kick off the new year, Kline & Company, a worldwide consulting and research firm serving needs of organizations in the lubricants and base stocks...


Feb 12, 2014, 01:01 ET Kline sees Margin Levers Impacting Group I and Group II Competitiveness

Kline & Company's Ian Moncrieff, Director, Energy Practice, has written a white paper about the impacts margin levers have on Group I and Group II...


Jan 24, 2014, 12:00 ET Kline & Company Announces the Introduction of Monthly Index of Base Stock Production and Re-Refining Cash Margins

Due to the profound changes sweeping the global base oil market Kline & Company announced today the publication of the monthly Kline Base Stock...


Dec 10, 2013, 12:11 ET At $29+ Billion, the Global Natural Personal Care Market is Naturally Strong, sees Kline

Despite variable economic conditions, the natural personal care market continues to see strong growth, posting a healthy 10.6% increase globally to...