International


  • Cosmeceuticals in China

    Although the term “cosmeceutical” is difficult to define, products claiming to be cosmeceuticals are increasingly found on the shelves of drugstores and personal care stores throughout China, such as Watsons. Chinese consumers often relat…
    Ally Dai, Happi China 03.01.12

  • Pola Acquires Jurlique International

    Pola Acquires Jurlique International

    JAPAN: Pola Orbis Holdings Inc. has acquired Austrian firm Jurlique International Pty. Ltd., a vertically integrated leader in the natural skin care market. Founded in 1985, the company uses plants and botanicals grown on a company owned, 153-a…
    01.10.12

  • News from Latin America

    News from Latin America

    Unilever Makes Big Bet on Brazil
    01.10.12

  • PG Enlists 3D Technology For New Ariel Launch

    P&G Enlists 3D Technology For New Ariel Launch
    08.29.11

  • Unilever Opens Deodorant Factory in Mexico

    Unilever Opens Deodorant Factory in Mexico
    08.11.11

  • Nu Skin Expands Direct Selling in China

    Nu Skin Expands Direct Selling in China
    06.16.11

  • LOral Inaugurates Predictive Evaluation Center

    L’Oréal Inaugurates Predictive Evaluation Center
    05.03.11

  • Tupperware CEO Named To French Legion of Honor

    Tupperware CEO Named To French Legion of Honor
    03.11.11

  • Rhodia Acquires Guar Derivatives Unit in China

    Rhodia Acquires Guar Derivatives Unit in China

    Rhodia Acquires Guar Derivatives Unit in China
    02.17.11

  • IN-COSMETICS DIGITAL EFFORT CONNECTS INDUSTRY

    IN-COSMETICS’ DIGITAL EFFORT CONNECTS INDUSTRY
    01.07.11

  • International

    Avon Acquires Liz Earle Beauty Company UNITED KINGDOM: Avon Products has acquired Liz Earle Beauty Co. Limited, a privately-held UK brand of naturally active skin care products sold primarily through direct-to-consumer channels. The brand, now p…
    04.29.10

  • International

    Jafra Cosmetics Opens New Manufacturing Site in Mexico MEXICO: Jafra Cosmetics International, Inc. has opened its new $30 million state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in Querétaro, Mexico. The 23-acre complex is now Jafra’s lead…
    03.31.10

  • International

    Fruits & Passion’s Diffuser Honored at ExTracts CANADA: Fruits & Passion won the Best New Product in the Cosmetics & Fragrance category at ExTracts, which was held in conjunction with the New York International Gift Fair, Jan…
    03.09.10

  • International

    International

    Alberto-Culver Acquires Simple Skin Care UNITED KINGDOM: Alberto Culver Company has acquired Simple Health & Beauty Limited, a UK-based skin care company, from Duke Street, a mid-market private equity fund, for $390 million. Simple, a mass b…
    02.04.10

  • International

    Paris Court Favors LVMH in eBay Case FRANCE: The Paris Commercial Court has ruled in favor of Parfums Christian Dior, Givenchy, Guerlain and Kenzo, and subsequently has fined eBay for the unlawful marketing of Christian Dior, Kenzo, Givenchy and…
    01.04.10

  • International

    Shiseido Forms JV Company in Greece GREECE: Looking to grow sales here, Shiseido International Europe S.A. has inked a joint venture agreement with Gerolymatos Cosmetics S.A., a cosmetics importer based in Athens. The joint venture, Shiseido Hel…
    11.30.09

  • International

    International

    Asian Firms Look to Adopt Natural, Organic Standards ASIA: A growing number of Asian natural cosmetic companies are adopting natural and organic cosmetic standards to differentiate their products. According to new research by Organic Monitor, a gr…
    11.09.09

  • International

    International

    Wet n Wild on Shelves at Sephora Hong Kong HONG KONG: Markwins Beauty Products has inked a deal with prestige beauty retailer Sephora to make Wet n Wild Craze Nail Lacquer available in the retailer’s Hong Kong location. The beauty retail g…
    10.05.09

  • International

    Cognis Endows University Chair GERMANY: Cognis is endowing a chair of communications and management of chemical processes in industry at the University of Wuppertal. The endowment is intended to promote teaching, research and development activit…
    09.03.09

  • International

    SC Johnson Cranks Up Windmill in The Netherlands THE NETHERLANDS:SC Johnson has started up its first windmill at its Europlant in The Netherlands. This $4.7 million investment at Mijdrecht, which is the firm’s largest European manufa…
    08.05.09