International

  • Cruelty Free Sees ‘Breakthrough’ in Brazil 

    July 2, 2014
    BRAZIL: Cruelty Free International in Brazil says it has achieved a huge breakthrough as a bill to ban all animal testing in Brazil on cosmetics passed the Assembly in early June. “We congratulate the Assembly for passing this historical Bil…


  • Sun Protection & Anti-Aging Conference in Asia

    July 2, 2014
    SINGAPORE: Summit Events is hosting the inaugural Sun Protection & Anti-aging Skin Care Conference Asia, July 9-10 at the Hilton Hotel in Singapore. Expert speakers come from various professions, including scientists, regulators, sun protection s…


  • Cle de Peau Beaute’s Muse Attends Product Launch

    Cle de Peau Beaute’s Muse Attends Product Launch

    July 2, 2014
    JAPAN: American actress Amanda Seyfried, the Cle de Peau Beaute muse, attended the brand’s global press announcement in Tokyo. During the event, held June 2, Keiichi Fujii, general manager of Cle de Peau Beaute, introduced new Cle de Peau produ…


  • Amway Starts Up
In Bulgaria

    Amway Starts Up In Bulgaria

    June 6, 2014
    Nutrilite, Artistry and more in Eastern Europe.


  • Li & Fung To Distribute
Coty Brands in China

    Li & Fung To Distribute Coty Brands in China

    June 3, 2014
    Deal includes Adidas, Rimmel and Playboy.


  • AS Watson To Sell Travel Unit

    AS Watson To Sell Travel Unit

    June 3, 2014
    Move enables retailer to focus on cosmetics.


  • Coty and Avon To Sell Scents Together in Brazil

    June 2, 2014
    BRAZIL: Coty Inc. and Avon Products, Inc. have entered into a partnership by which select Coty fragrances will be marketed and sold through Avon Brazil’s network of 1.5 million independent sales representatives. The deal brings together Avon&rs…


  • S’N’B Nail Care Debuts At Beauty World ME

    June 2, 2014
    DUBAI: Safe ‘N’ Beautiful, a natural nail care brand, unveiled its newest range, a luxury collection of breathable, water-based and water-removable nail polishes at Beauty World ME in Dubai last month. “Years in development, the…


  • German Hair Stylist Wins American Crew Challenge

    June 2, 2014
    PORTUGAL: Jerome Kantner of Mainz, Germany won the 2013-2014 All-Star Challenge, the annual global competition that recognizes the best men’s hair stylists in the world. The American Crew All-Star Challenge focuses on the art of men’s gro…


  • MAC Is Makeup Partner At British Academy TV Awards

    June 2, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: M·A·C was the official makeup partner to the Arqiva British Academy Television Awards for the 11th consecutive year. The awards took place May 18 at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London. The M∙A·C Pro tea…


  • Nu Skin Resumes Operations in China

    June 2, 2014
    CHINA: Nu Skin China has resumed corporate-hosted business meetings and began accepting applications for new sales people on May 1. Earlier this year, China’s State Administration ordered an investigation into the company after a local news sto…


  • Shiseido To Open Hair Regeneration Center

    June 2, 2014
    JAPAN: Shiseido opened its Shiseido Cell-Processing and Expansion Center (SPEC) on May 1. The center, located in the Kobe Biomedical Innovation Cluster, centralizes research and development on hair regenerative medicine with an aim toward commerciali…


  • P&G Donates $900K & Goods To Habitat for Humanity

    June 2, 2014
    CANADA: Procter & Gamble has linked up with Habitat for Humanity Canada in a three-year partnership that includes a significant contribution of $900,000 and in-kind donations from brands like Tide, Mr. Clean and Swiffer. As part of the new par…


  • Pierre Fabre Funds Reforestation Project

    June 2, 2014
    MADAGASCAR: To contribute toward the fight against climate change, Pierre Fabre Laboratories has financed a reforestation project this year. Madagascar’s biodiversity is heavily threatened by the deforestation and degradation of its forests.…


  • Henkel Increases Investment In Indonesian Operations

    June 2, 2014
    INDONESIA: Henkel has made several investments in Indonesia, described by company officials as a strong pillar for the group’s successful growth in the emerging markets. The company is looking to further strengthen its market position through i…