• Beiersdorf Innovation Pitch Winners Named at In-Cosmetics

    May 2, 2014
    GERMANY: At the first Beiersdorf Innovation Pitch at this year’s In-Cosmetics, the global skin care company announced the three winners: Ashland Inc., Croda International plc and KPT. Each earned the chance to market their ideas under the umbre…

  • Nu Skin To Resume Operations in China

    Nu Skin To Resume Operations in China

    April 21, 2014
    Hosting corporate business meetings and seeking new sales reps.

  • Jo Malone Enters China

    Jo Malone Enters China

    April 16, 2014
    Opens Mitsukoshi store in Beijing

  • Shiseido Expands in Indonesia

    Shiseido Expands in Indonesia

    April 15, 2014
    JV will get underway in July

  • Biggest In-Cosmetics
This Side of Paris

    Biggest In-Cosmetics This Side of Paris

    April 10, 2014
    More than 7,000 visitors flock to Germany.

  • Manicures with Olympic Flair

    April 1, 2014
    RUSSIA: Canadian Olympians and P&G sponsored athletes Maëlle Ricker (left) and Tessa Virtue (right) dropped in to the P&G Family Home in Sochi for a CoverGirl manicure. …

  • Surfachem Opens Tech Laboratory

    April 1, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM:  Surfachem has opened a new technical laboratory within the 3M Buckley Innovation Centre at The University of Huddersfield, Yorkshire, UK.  The laboratory will become a focal point for the development of new formulations and…

  • Kismet Jardin Wins Innovation Award

    April 1, 2014
    AUSTRALIA: Kismet Jardin has won IAIR global award for innovation and sustainability in the beauty and health category. Held at Sheraton Towers, Hong Kong, the IAIR award ceremony was attended by more than 400 international guests. “The curren…

  • Oriflame Serves Up WTA-Backed Range

    April 1, 2014
    SWEDEN: Oriflame has officially launched the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Strong is Beautiful range of products. The Strong is Beautiful collection includes shower cream, body cream and long-lasting deodorant. “We are a beauty compa…

  • Low-Temp Laundry Campaign Targets Youth

    April 1, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: The “‘I Prefer 30” low temperature wash campaign is now backed by the UK’s National Union of Students. Rolled out to consumers in 2014, the campaign is an initiative of detergent companies—including Unile…

  • Takasago International Opens Singapore Facility

    April 1, 2014
    SINGAPORE: Takasago International (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. has opened its latest fully integrated flavors and fragrances plant in Singapore. The 22,000-square-meter facility houses flavors and fragrances creation capabilities, food applications, sensory…

  • Belcorp Rolls Out New Scent

    April 1, 2014
    PERU: Belcorp’s L’ Bel brand has expanded its portfolio of fine fragrances with the launch of Orianité Essence, billed as a “jewel of fragrance” that stands out from the others by its main ingredient—iris absolute…

  • Givaudan Forms Chinese Fragrance JV

    April 1, 2014
    CHINA: Givaudan has formed a joint venture with Zhejiang Xinhua Chemical Co., Ltd. for the production of fragrance ingredients in China, which falls in step with its strategy to reinforce its position in developing markets to meet the growing demand…

  • Kosé will Acquire Tarte

    April 1, 2014
    JAPAN: Kosé Corporation will acquire Tarte, Inc., the privately held prestige beauty company. The deal is expected to close this month, pending legislative clearance in the US and other customary closing conditions. “It’s been an…

  • ZO Medical Entering Middle East Market

    ZO Medical Entering Middle East Market

    March 31, 2014
    Dr. Obagi to roll out skin care line at Dubai World Derm & Laser Conference.