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… Read More »
More consumers are using multi-purpose and refillable cleaning products.
More Americans Take a Green Approach
The latest National Cleaning Survey from The Soap and Detergent Associ… Read More »
Have you asked yourself those two questions when, one, you are developing a new product, and two, writing or evaluating the ad or display headline? One last question, are you getting tired hearing about “target marketing?” We don’t… Read More »
Demand for green chemistry, bad publicity and an uninformed public are just some of the reasons why the preservative market remains a demanding one. But read on to learn why many suppliers are up for the challenge. Read More »
Avon Presents $500K Grant To U.S. Dept of State
Reese Witherspoon, Avon global ambassador and honorary chairperson of the Avon Foundation, and Andrea Jung, Avon chairman and chief executive officer, met with Secre… Read More »
Happi Anti-Aging Seminar Sponsored by ISP
International Specialty Products (ISP) will sponsor Happi’s Anti-Aging Breakfast Seminar, which will take place May 19 at Opia Restaurant in New York City. Breakfast begins at 8:15 am, with prese… Read More »
Avon’s Sales Surge 13% in Fourth Quarter
Avon Products, Inc. reported that fourth quarter sales jumped 13% to $3.2 billion. Active representatives grew 11% with growth in all regions. Beauty sales in the fourth quarter grew 15% driven by g… Read More »
2010 Annual Scientific Seminar Is June 3-4
The 2010 Annual Society of Cosmetic Chemists (SCC) Annual Scientific Seminar, hosted by Area 1, is scheduled for June 3-4 at the Long Island Marriott in Uniondale, NY.
The seminar opens on Thursday m… Read More »
ProSys PackagingRedesigns MTS Tube Filler
The redesigned MTS Tube Filler from ProSys Packaging is the first and only U.S.-designed and built semiautomatic tube filler with hot air technology on the market, according to the company.
The ProSy… Read More »
ICMAD To Host FDA Workshop on April 29
The Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD) will host its 29th FDA Cosmetic Regulations Workshop at The New York Athletic Club in New York City on April 29.
The recent change in… Read More »
Payless Steps into Beauty Business
Payless Shoe Source—the company best known for selling a range of trendy shoes, handbags and accessories at affordable prices—is stepping into the beauty category this September through an… Read More »
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… Read More »
By Katie Middleweek, Editor, European Cosmetic Markets
Published March 31, 2010
On the whole, it has been a sunny and temperate year for the European sun care market with all Big 5 countries, apart from Germany, registering growth in value terms. The UK and France recorded the most growth in value terms, while Germany dramatical… Read More »
Sustainability is not always a thing of beauty. In January, Maddock Douglas released a study that tracked the actual versus the perceived sustainability of more than 90 leading U.S. corporations. The results were eye-opening, to say the least.
In th… Read More »