Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief||March 15, 2017
From fragrance to tools, a tour of the ‘world’s largest beauty counter’ reveals trends in packaging as well as products.
March 3, 2017
Launched in 1992, founder Chris Thorpe strived to bring innovation to the cosmetic packaging industry. His first customer was the UK’s popular pharmacy brand Boot’s, but it was the iconic MAC brand that changed everything for HCT. In a…
Jamie Matusow, Editor||March 3, 2017
Barely into the new year, and the buying/buyout trend continues. And Color Cosmetics are in the lead. At a CEW trend forecasting event in New York on January 31, Karen Grant, NPD Group’s global beauty analyst—and a member of Beauty Pac…
Marie Redding, Associate Editor||March 3, 2017
Consumers want makeup that is simple to apply and easy to carry around, marketers say. Brands are working with suppliers to develop packaging that gives all types of color cosmetics these functional features, and more. “The market is demandi…
March 3, 2017
Shawn Haynes has joined Palladio Beauty Group as CEO. Haynes holds 20 years of experience within the beauty industry, with extensive knowledge in both corporate and start-up brands gained through various sales and marketing leadership positions at Ma…
February 23, 2017
Competition to recognize cosmetic trend setters in Packaging and Formulation
February 8, 2017
Brands interested in being featured in the retailer's 'Close To Home' shops can apply online.
Marie Redding, Associate Editor||January 26, 2017
See the 21 winning Indie brands here.
September 1, 2016
Event co-founder Jillian Wright gives us the rundown.
Marie Redding, Associate Editor||July 25, 2016
Secondary packaging in paperboard and plastic ‘sells’ by engaging the consumer through creative structural designs.
Jamie Matusow and Marie Redding, Editor-in-Chief and Associate Editor||July 25, 2016
Many suppliers at this year’s premier packaging show emphasized ustomization and personalization.
July 19, 2016
These special areas at the show are being featured for the first time.
Naira Aslanian, Research Project Manager, Kline||June 29, 2016
Kline analyst details the trends.
Marie Redding, associate editor||June 20, 2016
Applicator blunders, boxes redesigned due to theft, and more mishaps - but Kylie always wins back her fans.
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