International

  • Lauder’s Osiao Signs Spokesperson

    September 27, 2013
    HONG KONG: Osiao, the new beauty brand developed by Estée Lauder for the Asian market, has signed an exclusive partnership with award winning actress and singer Miriam Yeung. As the new brand spokesperson Yeung will be featured prominently thr…


  • SC Johnson Acquires Italian Shoe Care Brand

    September 27, 2013
    ITALY: SC Johnson today has acquired Class, a leading Italian shoe care brand that offers a full range of shoe care cleaning products, insoles and accessories, from Paglieri Sell Systems (PSS). According to Fisk Johnson, chairman and CEO of SC Johns…


  • Evonik Expands Plant in Indonesia

    September 27, 2013
    INDONESIA:  Evonik has opened its newly expanded plant for the production of raw materials, additives and ingredients for the cosmetic and household care industries in Bekasi. With this investment, Evonik is increasing its capacity for surfactan…


  • Oriflame Looks To Increase Speed To Market

    September 27, 2013
    SWITZERLAND: Oriflame has a number of proposed initiatives to be implemented this year and early 2014 which are designed to shorten time to market, increase the effectiveness of catalogues, sales campaigns and back-office functions and find synergies…


  • CPL Aromas Expands in Mumbai

    September 27, 2013
    INDIA: CPL Aromas has relocated its operation in India to a new purpose-built facility in Mumbai featuring a full service sales, marketing and creative center. Located in the Lower Parel region of Mumbai, the new premises form a key element in the co…


  • Hada Labo Tokyo Skin Care Comes To US Market

    September 27, 2013
    JAPAN: Rohto Pharmaceutical Co., Ltd., parent of The Mentholatum Company, is bringing Rohto’s popular skin care brand,  Hada Labo Tokyo, to the US. Hada Labo launched in Japan in 2004 and has experienced significant growth across South Eas…


  • Ecolab’s Oil Field Business Has New Research Center and HQ

    September 27, 2013
    RUSSIA: Master Chemicals Nalco Champion, billed as leader in Russia’s oilfield chemical industry, opened a research and development center and regional headquarters in Kazan, Tatarstan. Ecolab is the parent company of Master Chemicals Nalco Ch…


  • Naturex Launches Comprehensive Sustainability Program, Forms Joint Research Lab with University

    September 27, 2013
    FRANCE: Naturex has launched a comprehensive sustainability program covering every aspect of its activities. By so-urcing raw materials from all over the world and developing innovative ingredients that combine performance with sustainability, the co…


  • L’Oréal India Acquires Cosmeceuticals Company

    September 27, 2013
    INDIA: L’Oréal India has acquired Cheryl’s Cosmeceuticals, which sells professional skin care products and treatments in beauty salons. Headquartered in Mumbai, Cheryl’s Cosmeceuticals was created in 1986 by Oscar & Cher…


  • P&G’s Braun Sign Formula 1’s Vettel

    September 27, 2013
    GERMANY: P&G’s appliance unit Braun has named triple Formula 1 world champion Sebastian Vettel as the new global ambassador for its male power grooming range. This announcement also marks the launch of the Braun global campaign “Hold…


  • Dr. Hauschka Opens Flagship Door in Milan

    September 27, 2013
    ITALY: Dr. Hauschka has opened its first flagship store in Italy. Located in the historic center of Milan, the flagship store offers guests different treatments and consultations with Dr. Hauschka estheticians. In addition to skin care, there is also…


  • Hada Labo Tokyo Comes Stateside

    Hada Labo Tokyo Comes Stateside

    September 23, 2013
    Japanese skin care brand hits Ulta this Fall.


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    L'Oreal India Acquires Cheryl’s Cosmeceuticals

    September 23, 2013
    Professional skin care company will boost its brand offerings.


  • Coty Warns of Possible Israel Boycott Violations

    Coty Warns of Possible Israel Boycott Violations

    September 18, 2013
    UAE unit could have violated US laws.


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    L'Oréal Leasing Space in Vemars

    September 9, 2013
    270,000 sq.ft. for French consumer products division.