International


  • Juice Beauty Lauded By PETA

    Juice Beauty Lauded By PETA

    Beauty firm ends sales in China.
    10.01.13

  • Lauder’s Osiao Signs Spokesperson

    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…
    09.27.13

  • SC Johnson Acquires Italian Shoe Care Brand

    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…
    09.27.13

  • Evonik Expands Plant in Indonesia

    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…
    09.27.13

  • Oriflame Looks To Increase Speed To Market

    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…
    09.27.13

  • CPL Aromas Expands in Mumbai

    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…
    09.27.13

  • Hada Labo Tokyo Skin Care Comes To US Market

    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…
    09.27.13

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

    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…
    09.27.13

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

    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…
    09.27.13

  • L’Oréal India Acquires Cosmeceuticals Company

    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…
    09.27.13

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

    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…
    09.27.13

  • Actives | Functional Ingredients | Skin Care

    Dr. Hauschka Opens Flagship Door in Milan

    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…
    09.27.13

  • Skin Care
    Hada Labo Tokyo Comes Stateside

    Hada Labo Tokyo Comes Stateside

    Japanese skin care brand hits Ulta this Fall.
    09.23.13

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    L'Oreal India Acquires Cheryl’s Cosmeceuticals

    Professional skin care company will boost its brand offerings.
    09.23.13

  • Color Cosmetics | Fine Fragrance
    Coty Warns of Possible Israel Boycott Violations

    Coty Warns of Possible Israel Boycott Violations

    UAE unit could have violated US laws.
    09.18.13

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    L'Oréal Leasing Space in Vemars

    270,000 sq.ft. for French consumer products division.
    09.09.13

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

    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,…
    09.04.13

  • Amway To Build Asia Beauty Innovation Center

    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…
    09.04.13

  • Zep Expands in Canada

    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…
    09.04.13

  • Kanebo Skin Whitener Recall Prompts QA Shift

    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…
    09.04.13