International

  • Clorox Promotes Safe Drinking Water in Peru

    January 6, 2017
    PERU: In Peru, one in seven people (many of them children) do not have access to safe, drinkable water and are susceptible to water-borne illness. To draw attention to the lack of access to safe drinking water, Clorox and AOL have partnered to create…


  • Savlon India Launches Hand Hygiene Chalk Sticks

    January 6, 2017
    INDIA: Savlon India has introduced a low cost innovation for hand hygiene—Savlon Healthy Hands chalk sticks, which have been designed to engage children in primary schools and help induce in them the habit of washing.  The sticks are…


  • Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Series Continues in May

    January 6, 2017
    UNITED KINGDOM: Some of the pressing sustainability issues facing the cosmetics industry were debated at the Asia-Pacific and European editions of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit, according to London-based show manager Organic Monitor. These interna…


  • New DIY Beauty Kit Brand Focuses on Fresh & Natural

    January 6, 2017
    FRANCE: Oleum Vera is a new line of DIY beauty kits with a focus on the natural, the fresh and the edible. “I believe many of us are now looking to get back to basics: a few carefully sourced, natural ingredients rather than a list of 20 unp…


  • Tide Purclean Partners with Nelly Furtado

    January 6, 2017
    CANADA: P&G’s Tide purclean has teamed with Grammy Award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter and advocate for the environment Nelly Furtado to introduce the brand’s new partnership with WWF-Canada in support of the Count for Nature mov…


  • Will Train Improvements Railroad Chanel?

    January 6, 2017
    FRANCE: A high-speed train could derail Chanel’s fragrance activities in Grasse.  The luxury beauty company said it may need to leave its perfume site in France if state-owned SNCF reroutes a high-speed train line through the area near Cot…


  • FarmHouse Fresh Now at Major Dubai Spa

    January 6, 2017
    UAE: FarmHouse Fresh has formed an exclusive partnership with the Heavenly Spa by Westin at The Westin Dubai. The spa will be the UAE’s premier destination for FarmHouse Fresh “Farm to Table” treatments. Created and tailored by West…


  • Croda Continues Expansion of Asian Capabilities

    January 6, 2017
    CHINA: Croda International Plc. has hit another milestone in its journey toward the official opening of new laboratories in Greater China, Republic of Korea and Indonesia. The launch of new formulation laboratories across the region signifies Croda&r…


  • CPL Aromas Appoints Eigenmann & Veronelli

    January 6, 2017
    ITALY:  International Fragrance House CPL Aromas is pleased to announce the appointment of Eigenmann & Veronelli as its exclusive distributor for fragrances in the Italian market. Based in Milan, Eigenmann & Veronelli Spa is a distributo…


  • Chanel-CERIES Research Award Goes to UK Researcher

    January 6, 2017
    UNITED KINGDOM: Chanel Research has named UK professor David Kelsell, Ph.D. as the winner of the Chanel-CE.R.I.E.S Research Award 2016 for his trail-blazing work in skin molecular mechanisms.  The €40,000 award is intended to honor the acco…


  • Farouk Systems and LG Form JV in South Korea

    January 6, 2017
    SOUTH KOREA:  Farouk Systems, Inc., Houston, has announced a joint venture with LG Household and Health Care, Ltd., Seoul. The JV will be a co-owned South Korean corporation named LG Farouk Co. LG Farouk Co. will bring the latest technology a…


  • Unilever Dedicates Dubai Factory

    January 2, 2017
    A growing presence in a growing region


  • Turnabout Is NOT Fair Play!

    Turnabout Is NOT Fair Play!

    January 2, 2017
    Koreans said to be irked by influx of Chinese cosmetics


  • Farouk Systems and LG Form JV in South Korea

    December 27, 2016
    SOUTH KOREA:  Farouk Systems, Inc., Houston, has announced a joint venture with LG Household and Health Care, Ltd., Seoul. The JV will be a co-owned South Korean corporation named LG Farouk Co. LG Farouk Co. will bring the latest technology a…


  • Silab Completes Deal With Ecomeris

    Silab Completes Deal With Ecomeris

    December 22, 2016
    Company specializes in film technologies and coatings solutions.