International

  • ICMAD To Host Reception During Cosmoprof

    February 27, 2017
    ITALY: ICMAD will hold its  annual reception during Cosmoprof on March 17 at the Ristorante NeoClassico (Royal Carlton Hotel) in Bologna.  …


  • Cleaning Products 2017 Set for March 14-16 in Spain

    February 27, 2017
    SPAIN: One of the key sessions at Cleaning Products Europe 2017, which will be held March 14-16 in Barcelona, will be “Collaboration Fueling the Future,” which will look at current successes and struggles in all aspects of cleaning and ho…


  • L2 Digital Benchmarks Brands Digital IQ in China

    February 27, 2017
    CHINA: Digital benchmarking firm L2 Inc. has released its fourth annual Digital IQ Index: Beauty China 2017, which benchmarks the digital performance of 98 beauty brands operating in the country.  “In the last five years, online beaut…


  • La Prairie Partners with Art Basel

    February 27, 2017
    SWITZERLAND: In a first-of-its-kind partnership, La Prairie will be present in Art Basel’s Collectors Lounge throughout the duration of the fair, where VIPs will have the opportunity to experience the La Prairie universe and enjoy customized La…


  • Apira Science Warns About Unauthorized Sales of iGrow

    February 27, 2017
    CHINA: Apira Science, Inc. is warning Chinese consumers to immediately avoid purchasing the iGrow Hair Growth System units that have been listed by unauthorized third-party distributors on Taobao, the online Chinese marketplace founded by the Alibaba…


  • Symrise Signs UN Business and Biodiversity Pledge

    February 27, 2017
    GERMANY: Symrise is one of the first signatories to the “Business and Biodiversity Pledge,” a voluntary commitment to the objectives of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD). The UN Convention on Biological Diversity was cr…


  • L Catterton Invests in Kopari Beauty

    February 27, 2017
    FRANCE: Coconut oil-based beauty brand Kopari Beauty has received capital investment from LCatterton. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. L Catterton was formed in 2016 through the partnership of Catterton, LVMH and Groupe Arnault. It i…


  • Jeunesse Amps Up Presence in Rio

    February 27, 2017
    Direct seller Jeunesse has signed a three-year agreement for the naming rights on the arena in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil that hosted gymnastic events during the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. In addition to naming rights, the agreement includes external and…


  • P&G To Build R&D Facility For Gillette

    February 27, 2017
    UNITED KINGDOM: Procter & Gamble says it will build a research & development facility for its Gillette brand of razors as part of a major expansion of an innovation center in England, pending local government approval. The Reading Gillette In…


  • Amorepacific Partners with SK Telecom

    February 27, 2017
    SOUTH KOREA: Amorepacific Corp. has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Korean wireless telecommunications operator SK Telecom to leverage big data and deliver IoT-enabled smart beauty service.  The signing ceremony took place at SK…


  • Malaysian Demand Surges for Japanese Cosmetics

    Malaysian Demand Surges for Japanese Cosmetics

    February 24, 2017
    On pace to become the top consumers in Asia, according to Bangkok Post.


  • Three in a Row: Azelis Wins Innovation Award at PCHi

    February 22, 2017
    GENU pHresh DF Pectin is honored.


  • Korean Men Love Cosmetics

    February 14, 2017
    Buying sprees ahead of Valentine's Day.


  • Univar Signs European Distribution Deal with ANGUS

    February 10, 2017
    Univar BV has been tapped as the exclusive distribution partner for ANGUS Chemical Company’s personal care ingredients across Europe, including Turkey. The new distribution arrangement with ANGUS is effective January 2017, and further grows Uni…


  • P&G Expands UK R&D Center

    P&G Expands UK R&D Center

    February 7, 2017
    A focus on men's grooming.