Happy Holidays!

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Happy Holidays from the Board of Directors at the Handcrafted Soap Makers Guild! We all wish you and yours a wonderful Holiday season and a very Happy New Year!

“Why Handcrafted Soap” Brochure

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The “Why Handcrafted Soap” brochure is a wonderful tool for telling your customers about the advantages of handcrafted soap and explaining the difference between handcrafted and commercial soaps.This 4-color brochure is professionally printed, beautifully done and even contains a space on the back where you can put your contact information. There is a downloadable .pdf version in the Member Area … Read More

Spotlight – Denaige Shanks

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Denaige is the owner of Bubble Hut  www.bubblehut.ca/ and bases her business near Edmonton, Alberta. She has been a member of the HSMG since January, 2007. Denaige was elected to the Nominating Committee in 2008 and served there briefly before being appointed to the Board of Directors.  She is currently Chair of the Policy, Procedures and By-laws Committee. Denaige Shanks – … Read More

Cosmetic Legislation – One hurdle overcome

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The FDA Globalization Act of 2008 fading away There is good news on the cosmetic legislation front! As recently posted by Debbie May of Wholesale Supplies Plus and confirmed by Donna Maria in her recent blog post, it looks like the FDA Globalization Act of 2008 has been withdrawn from consideration, at least for the time being. Turns out that … Read More

Experts Panel – Sandy Maine – Business Day at the Forum

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Hello Members, It is with great pleasure that the Handcrafted Soap Makers Guild, Inc. presents our first Experts Panel, Business Day at the Forum venue, hosted by the most impressive, Sandy Maine, President and CEO of SunFeather Natural Soap Company. Sandy will be available this Friday, December 5, 2008 from noon to 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. Clear your schedules … Read More