International

  • Eveline Expands Reach With ProConcept Marketing

    August 6, 2008
    POLAND: Eveline Cosmetics has inked an accord with Buford, GA-based ProConcept Marketing Group in which ProConcept will distribute Eveline’s products in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Barbados, Bahamas, Jamaica, Turks and Caicos and Africa. Evel…


  • Jade To Add Capsule, Lotion Of Injectable Skin Treatment

    August 6, 2008
    CHINA: Jade Pharmaceutical—a subsidiary of AMDL, Inc., a Tustin, CA-based pharmaceuticals company—said it plans to launch capsule and lotion forms of Goodnak, its injectable anti-aging skin care product sold in China. The new formulations…


  • Modi-Revlon To Target Salons

    August 6, 2008
    INDIA: Modi-Revlon, a joint venture between Modi Group and Revlon, plans to add professional beauty products targeted to beauty salons in an effort to tap into this growing market. The range, which will feature 44 SKUs, including hair color, conditio…


  • Levis To Make Personal Care Products

    August 6, 2008
    INDIA: Best known for its globally recognized denim, Levi Strauss India plans to enter the personal care segment. The company will launch deodorant and other personal care products for men and women.…


  • Show in UAE Nov. 17-18

    August 6, 2008
    UNITED ARAB EMIRATES: The Working Buildings Middle East exhibition will be held Nov. 17-18 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. According to show organizers, CMPi, the world market for industrial and institutional cleaning products is foreca…


  • Symrise Funds School In Chinas Earthquake Zone

    August 6, 2008
    CHINA: Symrise, Holzminden, Germany, is offering some relief for those affected by the earthquake in China by funding a school in cooperation with Chinese NGO China Youth and Development Fund. Symrise’s executive board has donated €50,…


  • Household & Auto Care Attracts 3000 Visitors

    August 6, 2008
    BRAZIL: More than 3000 professionals visited Household & Auto Care 2008, which was held June 24-26 at the Frei Caneca Conventions Center in São Paulo. For small and medium manufacturers of cleaning products, the event was an efficient way…


  • In-Cosmetic India To Address Whitening Products

    August 6, 2008
    INDIA: In-cosmetics India has announced details of its Skincare Formulation Conference, which will be held Sept. 17 on the first day of the show in Mumbai. Designed to boost the knowledge of formulators, bench chemists, scientists and R&D special…


  • Alberto-Culver Sells Nordic Subsidiary

    July 14, 2008
    SWEDEN: Alberto-Culver has sold Cederroth International AB, its wholly owned subsidiary, to CapMan, a Nordic private equity firm. Cederroth, based in Stockholm, manufactures a diversified group of consumer products in the Nordic region and parts of E…


  • Unilever To Acquire SIFCAs Soap Business

    July 14, 2008
    WEST AFRICA: Unilever said it will acquire the soap business of Cosmivoire, which sells its products in West Africa. Cosmivoire is a subsidiary of SIFCA, an Ivorian agro-industry company. Unilever said the deal will strengthen its consumer bus…


  • PhytoCellTec Malus Domestica Wins Innovation Prize

    July 14, 2008
    AMSTERDAM: The BSB Innovation Prize in actives/naturals has been awarded Mibelle Biochemistry’s PhytoCellTec Malus Domestica, the first active based on plant stem cells to protect skin stem cells. The award, which is presented by BSB Beratungs-…


  • Kao, Kanebo Integrate Logistics and Distribution

    July 14, 2008
    JAPAN: Kao Corporation and Kanebo Cosmetics Inc. have begun to integrate logistics and joint distribution of their consumer products and cosmetics, for their common customers. The goal is to more efficiently utilize logistics infrastructure, incl…


  • In-Cosmetics India To Include Spectrum, Exhibition on Color

    July 14, 2008
    INDIA: In-Cosmetics India is adding Spectrum, a new show within this year’s trade exhibition, which is scheduled for Sept. 17-18 at the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai. According to show organizers, Spectrum—which is being rolled out i…


  • Nivea Wins Middle East Beauty Award

    July 14, 2008
    UAE: Nivea was named the Viva Ultimate Beauty Product at the Viva Beauty Awards, held May 14 in Dubai. The ultimate beauty award—voted for online by the magazine’s readers—was awarded to 28 products in the Middle East. In addition…


  • Sabinsa Receives Funding From Indian Government

    July 14, 2008
    INDIA: Sami Labs, the research and manufacturing arm of Sabinsa Corp., has received funding from the Government of India’s Department of Scientific and Industrial Research (DSIR) to perform pilot trials on two novel research projects. Sami L…