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Show Notes:

Since launching in May 2021, ‘Attached to Hygiene’ has enabled listeners like you to grow your knowledge and influence in the absorbent hygiene industry. Each guest (more than 60 to date) has brought their own perspective and valuable information to you.
This milestone episode—our 50th—is a compilation of many voices and notable pieces of value from the first 49. Our shows have included in-depth discussions on:

  • All three main absorbent hygiene markets—baby care, period care, and adult incontinence
  • Major regions around the world
  • Impact of consumer needs and trends in the industry
  • First-hand accounts from incontinence product users on two continents
  • Summaries of talks given at 2022’s OUTLOOK and HYGIENIX conferences
Enjoy listening back to these memorable ‘Attached to Hygiene’ conversations.

Outline of the Episode
  • [02:26] Market Overview. Paul Andrews (Ep. 2)
  • [06:30] Adult Incontinence. Diane Toonen, Adam Greenberg, and Vicky Wolpoff (Eps. 14, 15); Alan Cottenden and product users (Eps. 30, 32)
  • [10:28] Baby Care. Natalia Richer (Eps. 44, 45)
  • [13:25] Period Care. Danielle Keiser (Ep. 21, 24); Augusto Quiroz (Eps. 35-37), Chirag Virani (Eps. 38, 39)
  • [22:02] Comfort and Confidence. Christophe Morel (Eps. 3, 4)
  • [23:11] Consistency. Diane Toonen (Ep. 5)
  • [24:40] Convenience. Tina Li (Ep. 6)
  • [25:20] Cost. Mike Schumacher (Ep. 7)
  • [25:50] Regional Perspectives on the Five Cs. Pietro Landrone and Seif Shaarawy (Ep. 12, 13); Rockey Ye and Tina Li (Eps. 29, 31); Augusto Quiroz (Eps. 35-37); Kelley Reigert (Eps. 35, 36); Raymond Chimhandamba (Eps. 41, 42)
  • [36:45] Sustainability. Christophe Morel (Eps. 16, 19); Seif Shaarawy and Luke Burkholder (Ep. 18)
  • [42:33] The Future of Absorbent Hygiene. DeeAnn Nelson, Nick Carter, Darius Deak (Ep. 11); Heidi Beatty and Natalia Richer (Ep. 28)
  • [48:40] Advice on Preparing for the Future. Sharon Vindarine (Eps. 48, 49)

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