• 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…