• Nobel Prize for Chemistry Has Beiersdorf Connection

    December 5, 2014
    GERMANY: This year’s announcement of the Nobel Prize for Chemistry was especially interesting for Beiersdorf Research & Development team as it honored one of the company’s cooperation partners. Dr. Stefan Hell, director of the Max Pl…

  • DSM’s ‘Power of Beauty’ On Display In-Cosmetics Asia

    December 5, 2014
    THAILAND: At In-Cosmetics Asia, DSM presented a range of transformational beauty care ingredients and concepts. This is demonstrated through innovative developments, exciting new studies and breakthrough concepts in skin, sun and hair care. In additi…

  • Jumei To Sell Givenchy, Jurlique in China

    December 5, 2014
    CHINA: Online beauty retailer Jumei International Holding Limited has been authorized to begin selling an exclusive set of beauty products from Givenchy and Jurlique. Jumei is selling 38 different Jurlique cosmetics products each labeled with anti-c…

  • Ageless Beauty at L’Oréal

    December 5, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: Actress Helen Mirren, 69, has been named a UK ambassador for L’Oréal Paris. The beauty brand made the announcement via Twitter. Mirren, who won an Oscar for her 2007 movie, The Queen, is also known for her acclaimed perf…

  • Clariant Earns Second Unilever ‘Partner to Win Award’

    December 5, 2014
    SWITZERLAND:  Clariant has received the Unilever Partner to Win Award in the category “Joint Value Creation” for the second year in a row. Clariant won for its collaboration with Unilever which resulted in standardization of its glob…

  • Italians Use Makeup To Battle Signs of Aging

    December 5, 2014
    ITALY: The desire for makeup that helps to counteract age-related skin imperfections is the biggest consumption motivator for Italians, influencing 19.4% of product consumption by volume, according to a report from Canadean, a market research firm op…

  • P&G Hosts Future Fabrics Forum in Berlin

    December 5, 2014
    GERMANY: At P&G’s Future Fabrics forum, which was held Nov. 13 in Berlin, Ariel and Lenor/Downy brought together a prestigious mix of fashion, fabrics and human psychology experts to address the latest advances in fabrics and how unconsciou…

  • IFRA at European Parliament Today

    IFRA at European Parliament Today

    December 1, 2014
    To launch "A Sense of Reality" interactive exhibition.

  • Entrepreneurs Are Made...Not Born

    Entrepreneurs Are Made...Not Born

    November 18, 2014
    Amway survey reveals the necessary traits for startup success.

  • SC Johnson Expands WOW Concept in Ghana

    November 3, 2014
    GHANA: SC Johnson has expanded its WOW business concept to the Yilo Krobo District of Ghana, and rolled out improved product options. The expansion builds on two years of consumer research, which resulted in a better product bundle, and an improved b…

  • RB Celebrates Global Handwashing Day

    November 3, 2014
    AUSTRALIA: RB celebrated Global Handwashing Day with a unique virtual relay. Part of the global ‘Give Life a Hand’ campaign that spanned across 27 countries, the campaign saw schoolchildren across 11 countries come together for the relay,…

  • Histogen To Bring CellCeuticals Range To Greater Asia

    November 3, 2014
    JAPAN: Histogen Aesthetics has entered into a licensing and distribution agreement with JPGH Co., Ltd. to bring CellCeuticals Regenerative Skin Treatments to Greater Asia. JPGH, which is run by George Lee and John Paul Mitchell Systems (JPMS) co-fou…

  • Croda at SCS Formulate, Honored by CAFFCI

    November 3, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: Croda will showcase its latest product launches at SCS Formulate exhibition in Coventry, UK, including Volarest FL. This unique polymer delivers controlled, targeted delivery from sprayable emulsions, novel textures that excite the us…

  • Agaia Expands Evolve Line Distribution

    November 3, 2014
    TURKEY: Agaia, Inc., maker of Evolve cleaners, detergents, degreasers  and deodorizers, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Turkey with Saudi-based Al Daa’ma Corporation. This new accord expands on an earlier partnership bet…

  • Clariant To Increase Production in Indonesia

    November 3, 2014
    INDONESIA: Clariant will build a new production facility at its Tangerang, Indonesia site to support regional demands in the personal and home care industry. The overall investment in combined esterquat and methylquat production will add 12kt collect…