International

  • Omo ‘Learning for Tomorrow’ Partners with UNICEF

    October 1, 2015
    UNITED KINGDOM: Omo (also known as Persil in the UK and Surf Excel in India) has launched the Learning for Tomorrow Initiative, which the Unilever detergent brand is calling the “first step in committing to help improve the future of children a…


  • SC Johnson’s Honored For Work Environment

    October 1, 2015
    BRAZIL: SC Johnson announced that it has been recognized in Brazil as a 2015 Best Workplace by the Great Place to Work Institute. The company moved up to No. 14; it was No. 17 in 2013. SC Johnson also ranked No. 3 for companies up to 1,000 employees…


  • SAFEshopper Includes MuLondon Products

    October 1, 2015
    NEW ZEALAND: MuLondon’s entire organic skin care range has been included in SAFEshopper, a cruelty-free shopping guide produced by Save Animals From Exploitation (SAFE). All companies appearing in the guide have signed a legally binding stateme…


  • Corbion’s L-Lactic Acid Plant BPR Approved

    October 1, 2015
    SPAIN: Corbion has announced that a second production plant for L-lactic acid received approved supplier status under the Biocidal Products Regulation (EU) No 528/2012 (BPR), and as such,  products can be used in biocidal products. The Spanish p…


  • Chanel Names CE.R.I.E.S. Research Award Winners

    October 1, 2015
    FRANCE: Chanel Research and Technology has revealed the latest winners of the Chanel-CE.R.I.E.S. Research Award: Julia Segre Ph.D (USA) received the 2014 Award and Emi Nishimura M.D., Ph.D. (Japan) is nominated as the 2015 award recipient. The annual…


  • Clariant India To Acquire Part of Vivimed

    Clariant India To Acquire Part of Vivimed's Portfolio

    September 30, 2015
    Synergies in product portfolio, customer base to boost Clariant’s personal care segment.


  • Henkel Aids Refugees

    Henkel Aids Refugees

    September 25, 2015
    Donations flow in throughout Europe.


  • Lonza, Lamberti Collaborate in South America

    Lonza, Lamberti Collaborate in South America

    September 22, 2015
    Hair care polymers and more join portfolio.


  • Shiseido Bangladesh Recognized by UN Development Program

    Shiseido Bangladesh Recognized by UN Development Program

    September 15, 2015
    Efforts to improve social status and lifestyle of rural women via skin care.


  • Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit Launched

    September 1, 2015
    UNITED KINGDOM: Paris will play host to the premier edition of the Sustainable Cleaning Products Summit, which will tackle the major technical and marketing challenges associated with green home care products. The event is scheduled for Oct. 20-21 at…


  • Christophe Robin Unveils Hair Lotions with Vinegar

    September 1, 2015
    FRANCE: After studying the cosmetic properties linked to vinegar and researching formulas inspired by traditional recipes, Paris-based hair color expert Christophe Robin has created three hair finishing lotions with botanical vinegars whose component…


  • Bologna Hosts Cosmoprof Worldwide March 18-21, 2016

    September 1, 2015
    ITALY: The 49th edition of the Cosmoprof Worldwide will be held in Bologna from March 18-21, 2016, together with Cosmopack, held from March 17th to 20th, 2016.  The event, a trade fair format of excellence for the beauty industry organized by B…


  • Naturex Unveils Bright 2020 Strategic Plan

    September 1, 2015
    FRANCE: Naturex has announced a strategic plan, which sets the group’s vision and ambitions for the next five years. It is the company’s first major strategic plan. Known as “Bright 2020” the plan is said to reinforce the com…


  • Nestlé Launches SHIELD Center in Shanghai

    September 1, 2015
    CHINA: Nestlé Skin Health has launched its Skin Health Investigation, Education and Longevity Development (SHIELD) Center in Shanghai. The center will establish China as one of the anchors in Nestlé Skin Health’s global innovation…


  • Sephora Enhances Canadian Presence

    September 1, 2015
    CANADA: Sephora has opened a new distribution center in Ontario and rolled out a newly optimized Canadian website. The infrastructure enhancements were  designed to provide myriad benefits, including enhanced and expedited shipping standards, el…