Personal Care Products

Bar Soap

Bradford is the world's largest custom manufacturer of specialty bar soap. We are one of the few bar soap manufacturers to make soap bases; this enables us to create custom formulations based on your needs.

The Need

Our customers are looking for soap that is differentiated from the competition. Whether it is performance-based or visual or both, Bradford's track record spans a host of market-leading products, including many developed with proprietary technologies.

The Result

Our customers represent the leading bar soap brands on the market today. Many of our customer relationships span decades - which speaks to the value we bring through our innovation, manufacturing, marketing and supply chain expertise.


Bath Bombs

Bradford's bath bombs are available in our classic fizz and in our epsom salt formulations which can be customized with color, fragrance and visual additives. 

The Need

Bath additives are the fastest growing category within the Soap, Bath and Shower market. Their appeal is a combination of their fun fizzing format, amazing aromatherapy, moisturizing and skin-softening shea butter and, if desired, colored bath water.  

The Result

Bradford offers bath bombs in 2oz, 3oz or 4oz sizes that are individually wrapped. We offer a range of packaging options including bulk shipments, resealable pouches, window boxes and acetate tubes.

Moisturizing Sticks

Moisturizing sticks are formulated to melt when applied against the warmth of your skin. The sticks provide targeted moisturization wherever and whenever you need it.  

The Need

Moisturization without the mess! No leaking liquids and no travel restrictions. A formula that is crafted from quality ingredients without any fillers that is perfect for on-the-go lifestyles. According to Mintel 1 in 4 consumers are interested in trying a convenient moisturizing format. 

The Result

An amazing moisturizing stick that is crafted from sustainably-sourced shea butter and other natural ingredients. It applies easily to your skin and leaves no greasy after feel. Add your favorite fragrance or additive. Available in a range of sizes and packaging options.  


Cleansing Sticks

Cleansing sticks are a trending format that originated in South Korea, where consumers are obsessed with radiant, healthy skin.

The Need

The sticks are perfect for on-the-go lifestyles, such as working out at the gym or traveling. They are also mess free and very gentle for use as a facial cleanser. According to Mintel 47% of female consumers are interested in using a solid facial cleanser. 

The Result

This creamy facial cleanser will leave your skin feeling clean and soft. The syndet-based formulation is extremely mild for your skin with a low pH. It is available in a range of sizes and packaging and can include a broad range of additives.  

Shower Poufs

Bradford is the world's largest producer of pouf sponges for use with body washes, bar soaps and shower gels. Our success is due to our patented technologies, our market trend information and our North American manufacturing location.

The Need

Our customers are looking for a combination of speed-to-market and quality. They also want color trend information to assist with the selection of pouf sponge colors that will resonate with the consumer.

The Result:

  • Manufacturing at our partnership Mexico facility means speed-to-market. Even large orders can ship within two weeks.
  • Our vertical integration translates to full quality control.
  • Bradford's proprietary netting formulation means we control the texture of the pouf. Our poufs are gently exfoliating and never scratchy.
  • Instead of a cotton rope that holds the pouf together, Bradford has a patented plastic clip that will never get moldy.
  • Using the latest trend information, we can coordinate your seasonal pouf colors to towels, bed linens and other home d├ęcor products.


Cleansing Whip

The Cleansing Whip has all of the benefits of a mild cleanser in a unique fun format that is easy to customize and fun to use!

The Need

Consumers want personal care products that are fun and functional - and a little customization to boot. Portability is also an increasingly important attribute that taps into our on-the-go lifestyles. The Cleansing Whip is easy and mess free for travel or the gym.

The Result

Whip Cleanser is a texture-changing formulation that transforms from solid to a light whipped texture. You can add ingredients such as essential oils or exfoliants at home to further customize the product. The individual serving sizes are mess free - only take what you need. The formulation is naturally-antibacterial and does not require microbial testing.