International

  • 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…


  • Amway Enters Kazakhstan

    May 2, 2014
    KAZAKHSTAN: Direct selling leader Amway is expanding into Kazakhstan. The national headquarters for Amway Kazakhstan will be based in Almaty, the country’s largest city, the direct seller announced. Amway Kazakhstan will offer several product…


  • Givaudan Forms JV in China

    May 2, 2014
    CHINA: Givaudan has formed a joint venture with Zhejiang Xinhua Chemical Co., Ltd. for the production of fragrance ingredients in China. This agreement is an additional step in Givaudan’s strategy to reinforce its position in developing market…


  • LVMH Ranks High Among Business Students

    May 2, 2014
    FRANCE: For the ninth consecutive year, LVMH topped the Universum France’s ranking of the most attractive employers in a survey of students at France’s top business schools.  More than 34,000 students from 112 higher education insti…


  • Surya Brasil Launches New Line in Green Plastic

    May 2, 2014
    BRAZIL: Surya Brasil, a leading brand of natural, vegan and organic cosmetics, is launching four new products in its Sapien Women’s line. With the concept “Detox your Beauty,” the line offers more sustainable products and uses packa…


  • Klorane Institute Honored For Great Green Wall Project

    May 2, 2014
    FRANCE: Klorane Institute and the CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research) received one of the 2014 trophies for Corporate Sponsorship of the Environment and Sustainable Development for the “Great Green Wall” project. …


  • Lion Pushes Preventative Dental Care with Clinica Line

    May 2, 2014
    JAPAN: The concept of preventive dentistry has begun to receive more attention, according to Lion, which plans to re-release its Clinica oral care brand as series of products recommended by dental care specialists. According to Lion, the number of c…


  • Kosé Enters Indian Market Alone

    May 2, 2014
    INDIA: Kosé Corporation plans to enter the cosmetics market in India in the future through a wholly-owned subsidiary established on-site. The company initially had plans to establish a joint venture with the pharmaceutical manufacturer, Elder…


  • Beauty Avenue Headed to China

    May 2, 2014
    CHINA: The Dickson Group of Companies will roll out new Beauty Avenue store locations throughout the Greater China marketplace within the next two years.  The announcement follows the launch of its first prototype store in Mongkok in November 20…


  • 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.


  • 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…


  • 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…