• Fragrance Design in Peak Form

    Fragrance Design in Peak Form

    March 9, 2017
    Four fragrance packages get rave reviews for integral storytelling.

  • A Change in Presidents for Coty Consumer Beauty

    March 7, 2017
    Former P&G leader departs; Unilever executive comes on board

  • Coty Makes $600 Million Partnership Deal

    March 3, 2017
    While Coty continues to work on its acquisition of dozens of P&G brands, the company has also formed a partnership with Younique, which specializes in online peer-to-peer social selling in beauty. Coty intends to acquire 60% of Younique while the…

  • Verescence and Coty Partner with Le Grand Musée du Parfum in Paris

    March 3, 2017
    Since ancient times, perfume and glass have shared a common history. Meant as a protective vessel, the glass bottle extends the fragrance experience. With this in mind, Verescence opted to be a key partner of Le Grand Musée du Parfum, the new…

  • Money is Flowing in New Year Beauty Deals

    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…

  • Perricone MD

    March 3, 2017
    Stephen Hsu has joined Perricone MD as chief financial officer. Hsu holds experience in audit, finance and accounting as well as in controller roles and a number of CFO positions. Most recently, he was CFO at Simplyshe Inc., a pet lifestyle company.&…

  • Pratt Institute to Honor Batallure Beauty

    Pratt Institute to Honor Batallure Beauty

    February 16, 2017
    Annual gala benefits the Marc Rosen Scholarship and Education Fund at Pratt

  • Two Paths to Cosmetic Packaging Innovation

    Two Paths to Cosmetic Packaging Innovation

    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief||December 5, 2016
    Differentiation is key to beauty sales, and suppliers continue to find the white spaces that will attract consumers.

  • Virospack

    July 26, 2016
    Rosa Porras has been named international marketing and communication manager for Virospack. Since her hire last January, she has been charged with creating and managing the company’s marketing and PR department. Porras has more than 15 years of…

  • SGD’s Sheherazade Chamlou Receives FIT/Coty Award

    SGD’s Sheherazade Chamlou Receives FIT/Coty Award

    July 26, 2016
    Sheherazade Chamlou, vice president of sales and marketing, SGD North America, recently received the 2016 Coty Award for Professional Excellence from FIT’s MPS Alumni Association of “Cosmetics and Fragrance Marketing and Management”…

  • Shiseido Americas Builds with Acquisitions

    July 26, 2016
    Shiseido Americas recently announced its new focus on color cosmetics, bringing on ex-Coty executive Jill Scalamandre to head up a new research division called Global Makeup Center of Excellence, located in the company’s New York headquarters.…

  • Revlon to Acquire Elizabeth Arden for $870 Million

    July 26, 2016
    A new leading global beauty company may be on the rise. Revlon’s acquisition of Elizabeth Arden could even sideswipe some of the fanfare from Coty’s deal to take on dozens of P&G beauty brands this year. Revlon, Inc. and Elizabeth…

  • Parlux Names New VP of Sales

    Parlux Names New VP of Sales

    July 26, 2016
    Dominic Pisani leaves Coty for Parlux.

  • Cosmetics  Crowd Floods MakeUp in Paris

    Cosmetics Crowd Floods MakeUp in Paris

    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief||July 26, 2016
    Despite last-minute warnings, the Seine River did not overflow into the Louvre—and MakeUp in Paris went on as scheduled.

  • DuPont Announces 2016 Packaging Innovation Award Winners

    July 25, 2016
    DuPont recently announced its 2016 Awards for Packaging Innovation, “recognizing companies that have responded to worldwide demand for improvements in customer product experiences and sustainability, and incorporated simpler messaging and cost-…