• MuLondon Earns Humane Company Seal

    October 2, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: MuLondon Skincare has been awarded the “Humane Company” seal of approval, confirming its dedication to being cruelty-free by pledging to support only humane charities that do not fund animal testing, the company said. &ldq…

  • New Scent Art Exhibit Opens Down Under

    October 2, 2014
    AUSTRALIA: Perfume critic and author Chandler Burr has curated a new scent art exhibition called “Hyper-Natural: Scent From Design to Art,” which is currently open at the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia. The exhibiti…

  • Visitors to Beyond Beauty ASEAN Show Top 8,000

    October 2, 2014
    THAILAND: The inaugural Beyond Beauty ASEAN trade show, held in Bangkok from Sept. 18-20, was a great success, as  the event attracted 8,218 visitors over three days. There were 1,567 international visitors who came from 37 countries. This &l…

  • Government Controls
Clorox Venezuela

    Government Controls Clorox Venezuela

    September 30, 2014
    More troubles in a troubled country.

  • Beyond Beauty Asia Attracts 8,000 Visitors

    Beyond Beauty Asia Attracts 8,000 Visitors

    September 26, 2014
    Attendees visit with 227 exhibitors

  • Beauty & the East

    Beauty & the East

    September 18, 2014
    Megacities in Asia drive category growth

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    L'Oréal Gets Bigger in Brazil

    September 10, 2014
    Signs deal to acquire hair care company Niely Cosmeticos.

  • PZ Cussons Unveils Palm Oil Promise

    September 3, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM:  PZ Cussons unveiled the PZ Palm Oil Promise, which commits the maker of Carex soap and Charles Worthington hair care to eliminating deforestation from its supply chain. The firm is also a member of The Forest Trust (TFT) and ple…

  • Henkel Plants 10,000 Mangrove Trees

    September 3, 2014
    INDONESIA: Henkel employees have planted 10,000 mangrove trees along the coast of East Java in Indonesia in order to reduce flooding and protect the shoreline from erosion. Indonesia is home to some of the world’s largest expanses of mangrov…

  • Pierre Fabre Creates Severe Acne Website

    September 3, 2014
    FRANCE: Pierre Fabre Dermatology has created a new website,, which it says offers a complete information platform, referenced and approved by dermatologists, for answering patients’ questions and helping those close to them…

  • Tupperware Expands Female Entrepreneurs Program

    September 3, 2014
    INDIA: Tupperware Brands is expanding its Global Links: Empowering Women through Education & Opportunity program to India for 2015, aiming to inspire the development of the next generation of Indian women entrepreneurs. In partnership wit…

  • Coty Prestige Celebrates New Chloé Scent

    August 1, 2014
    FRANCE: Coty Prestige hosted a cocktail party on the rooftop of l’Institut du Monde Arabe to present the new Chloé Love Story fragrance to 400 guests, including international press, VIPs and influencers. Jean Mortier, president of Coty P…

  • P&G Sells Sulfonation Plant

    August 1, 2014
    BRAZIL: Procter & Gamble do Brasil has sold its sulfonation production facility in Bahia, Brazil to Stepan Company. The deal is subject to approval by the Brazilian antitrust authorities and by the Industrial Development Superintendence of Bahia…

  • ScentAir UK Acquired by US Firm

    August 1, 2014
    UNITED KINGDOM: ScentAir UK has been acquired by ScentAir, Charlotte, NC. Headquartered near Heathrow, outside London, ScentAir UK was founded in 2008. US-based ScentAir intends to build on ScentAir UK’s commercial success as a center of excel…

  • LVMH Promotes ‘Green Week’

    August 1, 2014
    FRANCE: For the third year in a row, LVMH teamed up with the European Commission to promote best environmental practices in the framework of Green Week 2014. Since 2011, LVMH has been launching its own internal Green Week in parallel with the one org…