Monthly archives for May, 2017

Rob was a Featured Speaker at TRI Princeton’s “The Science Behind Hair Claims” Conference

Rob was a Featured Speaker at TRI Princeton’s “The Science Behind Hair Claims” Conference

On May 16, 2017 Focal Point Research Inc.’s CEO Rob Ross-Fichtner gave two lectures at the famous hair science research Institute, TRI Princeton, located in Princeton New Jersey. TRI was ...

Learn more

Top 10 Cosmetic Notification Form Errors (and How to Avoid Them)

Top 10 Cosmetic Notification Form Errors (and How to Avoid Them)

All cosmetic products that are sold in Canada must be notified to Health Canada in compliance with the Cosmetic Regulations by submitting a Cosmetic Notification Form (CNF). A product is considered ...

Learn more

Batch vs. Continuous Manufacturing- Which One is Right for You?

Recent advances in manufacturing technology have encouraged many companies to make the switch from batch to continuous manufacturing. The transition has huge potential in the pharmaceutical industry. How do you ...

Learn more

March for Cosmetic Science: Why Consumer Perceptions Need to Stop Influencing Ingredient Restrictions- Our View

March for Cosmetic Science: Why Consumer Perceptions Need to Stop Influencing Ingredient Restrictions- Our View

In April, hundreds of thousands of people around the globe took part in over 600 rallies that were part of the “March for Science”. While the demonstrations specifically targeted issues ...

Learn more

CVS Corporate Restructuring Brings Changes for Dietary Supplements Suppliers

CVS Corporate Restructuring Brings Changes for Dietary Supplements Suppliers

CVS Pharmacy recently announced a major restructuring of its stores and product offerings, with an emphasis on dietary supplements and cosmetics. CVS owns and operates over 9,700 pharmacies across the ...

Learn more

FDA Labelling Changes for Children’s Use of Codeine and Tramadol Products

FDA Labelling Changes for Children’s Use of Codeine and Tramadol Products

Codeine and Tramadol are narcotics frequently included in medications to treat pain or cough. A safety review launched by the FDA in 2015 found that the drugs have serious risks ...

Learn more