Welcome Guest to Happi

Subscribe Free: Magazine | eNewsletter

current issue May 2015
 •  Gojo To Expand Footprint  •  "Break Up with Your Makeup"  •  Ulta Posts Strong Q1  •  Fortunate Ones  •  Alterna Promotes Sales and Education Executives
Print RSS Feed

Eurotrends

Related Searches: color brand beauty published
Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
March 9, 2010
Male grooming across Europe is certainly going from strength to strength with all Big 5 countries making gains in value terms. France and the UK saw the healthiest gains while Italy just managed to eek out some growth. Germany and Spain fell somewh…  Read More »
Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
February 4, 2010
When it comes to skin care, the past year has been, by and large, a successful one for the Big 5 countries of Western Europe, with all (apart from Italy) registering growth within the facial skin care sector—and in some cases, this growth was q…  Read More »
Personal Cleanser Sales Just Keep Bubbling Along
Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
January 4, 2010
All of the Big 5 countries had a successful year when it came to bathroom products. All of them posted gains in value terms and although launch pace was slow in some areas, the sector seems to have kept its head well above water. It must be said tha…  Read More »
Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
November 25, 2009
The European oral hygiene market has experienced mixed fortunes during the past year. France and Germany posted declines in most categories while Italy, Spain and the UK have had more reason to smile, posting growth in value and volume terms. Despit…  Read More »
Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
November 9, 2009
It has been a dynamic and successful year for the color cosmetics industry in the Big 5 countries. Each recorded an increase in value terms proving that no financial strains will dampen customer’s appetite for bright and innovative cosmetics. T…  Read More »
European Spa Industry Continues to Thrive
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
October 5, 2009
Despite recenteconomic problems, the Big 5’s spa industry has experienced relatively good fortunes in the past year. The number of spas and treatments available, as well as the number of products launched into the market,…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
September 3, 2009
It has not been a good year for the Big 5 European countries with regard to hair styling as every country recorded losses. The recession has left its mark on this segment as the situation is even worse than back in 2007, when things initially started…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
August 3, 2009
The fortunes of the European hair care sector have been mixed, to say the least, during the past year. France and Spain posted losses while Germany, the UK and Italy reported gains. Germany’s gain was the most impressive of all at 6.2% while Fr…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
July 7, 2009
The Big 5 countries were, for once, united in their results when it came to the deodorant sector—sales rose in France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK during the past year. France reported the highest growth at an impressive 10.1% while Italy…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, European Cosmetic Markets
June 9, 2009
It is fair to say that several countries in the European Big 5 took a big hit in the body care category last year. France, Germany and Spain each reported a drop in sales, while Italy registered only a 0.8% increase. The UK came out as the champion…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, European Cosmetic Markets
May 1, 2009
The mood is upbeat in women’s fragrances in Western Europe these days, as the UK, Spain and France all posted significant growth. In contrast, Italy posted slight gains, while sales in Germany were flat. France is synonymous with perfumes and…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, European Cosmetic Markets
March 31, 2009
Sun care has always been a category prone to changeable fortunes and the past year has proved no exception with mixed results across the Big 5. Italy, Spain and the UK all basked in the sunlight of value gains while France and Germany were given the…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
March 3, 2009
Bucking the credit crunch in the male grooming sector, the Big 5 has grown in value terms in all countries in the past year. Some growth is much stronger than others but all are going in the right direction nonetheless. France and the UK had particul…  Read More »
Katie Rodgers, European Cosmetic Markets
February 5, 2009
The facial skin care market, a stalwart of the European cosmetics and toiletries industry, has remained buoyant during the past year. There was good growth in most areas, particularly in France, where the market grew an impressive 7.7%. The UK and Ge…  Read More »
Cleansers Remain Afloat in Turbulent Water
Katie Rodgers, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
January 7, 2009
On the face of it,  bathroom product sales have remained steady and most countries in Europe’s Big 5 registered some growth in 2007 due to much new product innovation. However, any growth has been very slim and Italy actually slipped by 1.…  Read More »