Packaging News

  • The Gallery at Cosmoprof Bologna, North America Dates Set for July 2013

    • Cosmoprof Worldwide is featuring its “Extraordinary Gallery” project for the second time this year at the upcoming show in Bologna, March 8-11. The stylish space will be a “multi-sensorial experience” that includes exh…

  • NJPEC To Host Innovation Evening

    • The New Jersey Packaging Executives Club (NJPEC) will host an “Innovation Evening” on March 14 at the Marriott Hotel in Hanover, NJ. A 90-minute cocktail hour and buffet dinner will feature an exhibition of some of the most innovat…

  • New Packaging Concepts at Carmex

    New Packaging Concepts at Carmex

    • Selecting the ideal Carmex lip balm and skin care product is now easier for shoppers thanks to a new look that brightens up store shelves with fresh packaging emphasizing the brand’s eye-catching yellow and red label, said the company.…

  • Lumson’s ‘TAG’ Utilized by Elemis

    Lumson’s ‘TAG’ Utilized by Elemis

    • Luxury British spa and skin care brand Elemis tapped Lumson to package its new Pro-Intense Lift Effect Serum with the TAG System. According to Lumson, TAG is the first airless system in the world to combine a glass bottle and a system that,…

  • ICMAD To Host Cosmetic Tech Regulatory Forum

    The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) will host its annual Cosmetic Technical Regulatory Forum, Feb. 14-15, 2013, at the Balboa Bay Club and Resort in Newport Beach, CA. The forum gives attendees necessary and relevant infor…

  • TricorBraun Launches E-Store

    TricorBraun has launched Packaging Options Direct, an online store that enables customers to buy rigid packaging via the worldwide web. “Packaging Options Direct will serve small and home-based businesses, as well as those involved in crafts a…

  • M&H Teams Up with Tara Smith

    M&H Teams Up with Tara Smith

      Boston round HDPE bottles with color-coordinated flip tops from M&H. Award-winning hair stylist Tara Smith is loved by celebrity clients on both sides of the Atlantic and M&H is proud…

  • Knoll Packages Holiday Sets

    Knoll Prestige Packaging developed and manufactured the luxurious Christmas sets collection Bulgari Mon Jasmin Noir. Inspired by Florence’s Boboli Gardens, the cylindrical coffrets are available in two sizes, according to the company. The Coff…

  • Ball Acquires Aerosol Packaging Plant in Mexico

    Ball Corporation completed its acquisition of Envases del Plata S.A. de C.V., a producer of aluminum aerosol packaging with a manufacturing plant in San Luis Potosí, Mexico. The San Luis Potosí plant produces extruded aluminum aerosol…

  • Fusion Packaging Named To Dallas 100

    Fusion Packaging has been recognized and honored as a member of the Dallas 100 for the third consecutive year. Founded and managed by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, the organization scans the business environment to identify the 1…

  • New Acquisition for Ileos

     Ileos has acquired Le Papillon Inc., a leader in contract filling and samples for fragrances and cosmetics. This acquisition reinforces the company’s role in supplying unidose and samples for the beauty industry through its dedicated divi…

  • Mugler Gives Consumers The Chance to Refill Fragrances

    Thierry Mugler first launched refillable fragrance bottles more than twenty years ago, but the brand will now feature “refilling stations,” called “Sources” (French for “springs”) in more than 2,000 of its retail l…

  • Mega Airless Teams Up With Dr. Theiss

     Dr. Theiss Naturwaren GmbH, the creator of health and beauty care products sold worldwide, selected Mega Airless dispensers for its new Olive Oil Blemish Balm. The German brand’s latest retail launch, sold in pharmacies, also incorporates…

  • WS Packaging’s Acquires Full-Service Printer

    WS Packaging Group, Inc. has acquired Label World, a full-service printer located in Rochester, NY. The company specializes in labels and flexible packaging printing. Its core business is pressure-sensitive labels. Rex Lane, CEO, WS Packaging, said,…

  • Karla Fichter Acquires Sister’s ShareOf Diamond Packaging

    Diamond Packaging has announced that Karla Fichter acquired her sister Kirsten Werner’s share of the company in a transaction finalized on Dec. 27, 2012. The transaction maintains the company’s status as a certified woman-owned business a…

  • Qosmedix Broadens Aluminum Bottle Collection

    Qosmedix Broadens Aluminum Bottle Collection

    Lotion dispensers join aluminum range. Qosmedix has added two new lotion dispensers to its comprehensive selection of modern aluminum bottles. Perfect for creating a uniform look at cosmetic counters or for packag…

  • CeraVe Gets a New Year’s Makeover

    CeraVe Gets a New Year’s Makeover

    Valeant executives say CeraVe is at an extremely exciting time in the brand’s development, including a re-packaging initiative. This sensitive skin care line got a more contemporary look for 2013. This sensi…

  • Maesa Makes ‘Fast 500’

    Maesa ranked 35th on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Maesa grew 4,639% during this period, according to t…

  • Lumson Teams Up with Opalis

    Lumson Teams Up with Opalis

    A glass bottle by Lumson was adorned with screenprinting for a luxurious effect. French hair care brand Opalis selected a bottle from Lumson’s Slim Collection for its L’Huile product. The Opalis philoso…

  • Professional Tools from Qosmedix

    Professional Tools from Qosmedix

    New artist mixing palettes cater to the experts. Qosmedix continues to meet the needs of the beauty industry by expanding its product offering of professional tools and disposable applicators for applying cosmetics…