Archive: May 2015

A Conversation with the CEO: Building a Strategic Partnership


Posted on May 28th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post


— We asked Mo Saremi, CEO and Chairman of Bell International Laboratories, about the difference between being a supplier and strategic partner. — INSIDE BELL: Bell International Laboratories is a contract manufacturer, and to many that idea might just mean being a supplier. Is that accurate? MO SAREMI: While the relationship could be a supplier […]



Sunscreen Innovation Act and Product Labeling


Posted on May 25th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post


What the Sunscreen Innovation Act Does This law requires that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) must respond faster to currently pending approval requests for sunscreen ingredients. Some of these pending requests for ingredients have been sitting in a backlog for over a decade – and many of them have already been accepted, and introduced […]



A Streamlined Sunscreen Ingredient Approval Process


Posted on May 18th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post


Good for our clients, good for their consumers. Lots of people are getting skin cancer and shouldn’t be. It is the most common cancer and has increased over 800 percent in the last 40 years while the U.S. Surgeon General calls skin cancer “a preventable disease.” Why does the U.S. have such a high rate […]



New SPF Actives from Europe


Posted on May 11th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post


Bell International Laboratories is ready for them, are you? In the world of sun care industry, there have been a lot of exciting developments. Recently, the president signed the Sunscreen Innovation Act into law. This act gives American-based companies faster access to a host of ingredients used in other countries by speeding up the Food […]



A Conversation with the CEO: New actives and a new law help the industry make new sun care products.


Posted on May 4th, 2015, by Bell International Laboratories in Blog Post


— We asked Mo Saremi, CEO and Chairman of Bell International Laboratories, to talk about the recent sunscreen legislation, and the wave of new actives from Europe. — INSIDE BELL: The U.S. has been lagging in new actives for sunscreen as of late. How has that affected the industry? MO SAREMI: Yes, it has been […]