International

  • Decorté Coming to Saks

    Decorté Coming to Saks

    October 15, 2015
    Kosé is bringing luxury brand to retailer in spring 2016 with Kate Moss as ambassador.


  • Symrise Opens New Plant

    October 14, 2015
    €15 million cosmetic ingredients production plant.


  • China: The Hidden Dragon of Pro Skin Care Market

    China: The Hidden Dragon of Pro Skin Care Market

    October 8, 2015
    Kline’s newest data also shows resurrection in Europe.


  • Trade Groups Applaud TPP

    October 5, 2015
    Beauty industry benefits from free trade all around the Rim.


  • Croda Opens Facility in Africa

    Croda Opens Facility in Africa

    October 1, 2015
    New Centre of Excellence has efficacy and formulation labs.


  • Chanel Names CE.R.I.E.S. Research Award Winners

    October 1, 2015
    FRANCE: Chanel Research and Technology has revealed the latest winners of the Chanel-CE.R.I.E.S. Research Award: Julia Segre Ph.D (USA) received the 2014 Award and Emi Nishimura M.D., Ph.D. (Japan) is nominated as the 2015 award recipient. The annua…


  • Corbion’s L-Lactic Acid Plant BPR Approved

    October 1, 2015
    SPAIN: Corbion has announced that a second production plant for L-lactic acid received approved supplier status under the Biocidal Products Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 (BPR), and as such,  products can be used in biocidal products. The Spanish p…


  • SAFEshopper Includes MuLondon Products

    October 1, 2015
    NEW ZEALAND: MuLondon’s entire organic skin care range has been included in SAFEshopper, a cruelty-free shopping guide produced by Save Animals From Exploitation (SAFE). All companies appearing in the guide have signed a legally binding stateme…


  • SC Johnson’s Honored For Work Environment

    October 1, 2015
    BRAZIL: SC Johnson announced that it has been recognized in Brazil as a 2015 Best Workplace by the Great Place to Work Institute. The company moved up to No. 14; it was No. 17 in 2013. SC Johnson also ranked No. 3 for companies up to 1,000 employe…


  • Omo ‘Learning for Tomorrow’ Partners with UNICEF

    October 1, 2015
    UNITED KINGDOM: Omo (also known as Persil in the UK and Surf Excel in India) has launched the Learning for Tomorrow Initiative, which the Unilever detergent brand is calling the “first step in committing to help improve the future of children a…


  • PCC Acquires Centre 7

    October 1, 2015
    FRANCE: Polychromatic (PCC), the nail polish division of Keystone Industries, has acquired French company Centre 7 (C7). C7 has a distinguished reputation in the masstige and luxury cosmetic market. When complete, this acquisition will sign…


  • Clive Christian Acquired By Investor Group

    October 1, 2015
    UNITED KINGDOM:  Clive Christian, a British luxury interiors and fragrance brand, has been acquired by EME Investments 5 Ltd., a consortium of private investors. The British luxury goods company, founded in 1978, is credited with the creation…


  • Gattefossé Opens Tech Center in India

    October 1, 2015
    INDIA: Gattefossé has expanded its presence in India by opening a technical center of excellence. The new office and technical center was officially inaugurated on Sept. 11, 2015 by Jacques Moyrand, group chairman, Gattefossé. The cente…


  • Nerium Brings Body Contour Cream North

    October 1, 2015
    CANADA: Nerium International has rolled out its Firming Body Contour Cream, Optimera Formula in Canada. “We’re excited about the launch of Firming Body Contour Cream, Optimera Formula in our international markets,” said Jeff Dahl…


  • Online Firm Sells Customized Cosmetics to Consumers

    October 1, 2015
    LATVIA: A new online company is allowing consumers to create their own customized cosmetics. MixNature.com, a company operating from Riga, Latvia, has opened up what it is calling a “natural cosmetics online laboratory, giving EU consumers the…