International

  • InterCharm Milano, HairWorld Set for Oct. 2012

    January 30, 2013
    ITALY: With a total of 28,161 professionals and sector operators, a 40%-plus growth rate of visitors compared to the 2010 edition and double the number of international attendees from 77 countries, InterCharm Milano 2011 surpassed even the mos…


  • CPL Aromas MarksFar East Milestone

    CPL Aromas MarksFar East Milestone

    January 30, 2013
    HONG KONG: CPL Aromas Far East marked its 20th anniversary with a gala evening at the Hong Kong Convention Centre on Nov. 10. More than 300 guests were in attendance.     CPL Aromas recently celebrat…


  • 50 BASF Products AreCosmos-Approved

    January 30, 2013
    GERMANY: BASF’s business unit Personal Care Europe has announced that 50 of its products have been evaluated and approved for compliance with the Cosmos standard. Developed by Europe’s leading NGOs for natural and organic cosmetics…


  • PCD is Feb. 8 and 9 in Paris

    January 30, 2013
    FRANCE: Packaging and dispensing systems are major components in the success of a perfume or beauty product like makeup. For the consumer, it is the packaging that conveys the brand image. It must catch his or her attention, protect and preser…


  • Arizona Chemical Forms Legal Trade Unit in China

    January 30, 2013
    CHINA: Arizona Chemical has formed Arizona Chemical Limited, a China Trading Company, which will operate out of the company’s office in Shanghai, China and will provide local sales, marketing, technical support, customer service and supp…


  • Beiersdorf Announces Further Realignment

    Beiersdorf Announces Further Realignment

    January 30, 2013
    GERMANY: The executive board and the supervisory board of Beiersdorf AG decided on a further realignment of the company’s structures and processes to strengthen its regional focus.     More re…


  • London To Host Natural & Organic Products Europe

    January 30, 2013
    UNITED KINGDOM: The Natural & Organic Products Europe trade show at London’s Olympia, which will be held April 1-2, will provide visitors with increased opportunity to expand their international ranges, with exhibitors from more than 2…


  • Arizona Chemical Names Distributors in Israel, UK

    January 30, 2013
    ISRAEL/UK: Arizona Chemical has entered into agreements with distributors overseas. The company has inked a deal with Orokia Israel Ltd., to distribute the company’s unique line of bio-based specialty polymers in Israel. Orokia will offer…


  • Honeywell Expands HUG Student Competition

    January 30, 2013
    AUSTRALIA: Honeywell has expanded its annual Asia Pacific Honeywell Users’ Group (HUG) Student Competition. The competition, which was launched in 2008 in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and in 2010 in the Americas, is designed t…


  • Shiseido Enters Tunisia

    January 30, 2013
    TUNISIA: Shiseido Co., has started to sell its cosmetics in the Republic of Tunisia. The products, including its global brand Shiseido prestige skin care and makeup lines, will be sold at prestige cosmetics and perfumery retail outlets by conclu…


  • Winning Brands Sends 1000+ Stain Remover to England

    January 30, 2013
    UNITED KINGDOM: Winning Brand’s 1000+ Stain Removeris headed to the UK consumer market. Repair Products Ltd., London, has been named the first authorized importer and retailer in the UK. Serbia, which is not currently a member of the EU, w…


  • Oriflame Concludes Diamond Conference

    January 30, 2013
    BRAZIL: Oriflame wrapped up its 45th anniversary celebration at its Diamond Conference in Rio de Janeiro. More than 1,000 participants, including Oriflame’s top leaders, gathered for the occasion, which kicked off on Jan. 23. The conferen…


  • Herbalife Enters Uruguay

    January 30, 2013
    URUGUAY: Herbalife Ltd. has begun operations in Uruguay, opening a distribution center in the capital city of Montevideo. The move marks the 17th market in the company’s South America/Central America region under the direction of managing…


  • Zep Completes Hale Group Purchase

    January 30, 2013
    UNITED KINGDOM: Zep Europe B.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Zep Inc., has completed the purchase of all of the shares of Hale Group Limited, a firm based in the UK, effective Jan. 31, 2012. The purchase details were not disclosed, however, Ze…


  • P&G Gets London Ready for Olympics

    January 30, 2013
    UNITED KINGDOM: The Mayor of London Boris Johnson has joined forces with Procter & Gamble, a worldwide partner of the London 2012 Olympic Games, to deliver the Mayor’s annual Capital Clean-up campaign, which is now called the P&G C…