International

  • 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.


  • L’Oréal Sees Magic in China’s Magic Holdings

    September 4, 2013
    CHINA: L’Oréal and Magic Holdings International Limited have issued a “joint announcement” regarding L’Oréal’s proposal to acquire all of the shares of Magic Holdings International. The proposed price is 6,…


  • Amway To Build Asia Beauty Innovation Center

    September 4, 2013
    SOUTH KOREA: Amway plans to establish an Asia Beauty Innovation Center in Seoul, South Korea. An extension of the company’s Growth Through Innovation business strategy, the center’s work is designed to bolster the leadership position of i…


  • Zep Expands in Canada

    September 4, 2013
    CANADA: Fifty-four high-efficacy Zep Commercial cleaning and drain care products are now available at Canadian Tire. The offering launched earlier in the year and is featured primarily in the household cleaning aisle of participating Canadian Tire st…


  • Kanebo Skin Whitener Recall Prompts QA Shift

    September 4, 2013
    JAPAN: Kanebo came under fire this summer after more than 2,000 consumers reported skin blotches from using its whitening products. Kanebo Cosmetics recalled products containing Rhododenol after customers complained about a loss of pigmentation. Thro…


  • Danish Skin Care Firm DermaOxy Eyes US Market

    September 4, 2013
    DENMARK: DermaOxy, a subsidiary of Danish medical company MedicTinedic ApS, is looking to expand to the US market, and is seeking strategic partners to launch several new skin care products. New products include oxygen concentrators, anti-aging serum…


  • Boldface Heads Down Under

    September 4, 2013
    AUSTRALIA: Boldface Group, Inc., a celebrity beauty licensing company, has secured a contract with Australian distributor Cosmetics Cubed, which will bring Kardashian Beauty brand into Mecca Maxima and KIT Stores in Australia and New Zealand. Cosmet…


  • In-Cosmetics Asia Set For Oct. 29-30 in Bangkok

    September 4, 2013
    THAILAND: South Korea is a hub for cosmetic innovation in Asia and is fast becoming a role model for the global cosmetics industry. Products such as BB and CC creams, which have spurred innovation worldwide, put South Korea clearly on the map for cos…


  • Alban Muller Addresses French Society of Agriculture

    September 4, 2013
    FRANCE: On May 29, Alban Muller was honored to be invited by the French Society of Agriculture to speak during a session on the theme of “Aromatic and medicinal plants–review of the situation, challenges and perspectives.” The prese…


  • Jurlique Opens Farm to Public Tours

    September 4, 2013
    AUSTRALIA: Jurlique is opening its farm doors so visitors can experience the true farm-to-bottle process and see how organic skin care is grown, hand-tended and hand-made. ​The certified organic Jurlique Farm, located in the Adelaide Hills of Sout…