Print Columns


  • TricorBraun Design & Engineering Group

    TricorBraun Design & Engineering Group

    Eileen Krumm has joined TricorBraun Design & Engineering Group as an industrial designer. She reports to Samantha Juna, who manages the team, and is based in Oak Brook, Il. In this role, Krumm designs and develops custom rigid packaging solutions…
    12.04.17

  • Natura

    David Boynton has been appointed chief executive officer of Britain’s The Body Shop, which was recently acquired by Brazil-based Natura Cosméticos. Boynton will replace Jeremy Schwartz, effective December 4, 2017. Boynton has been the CE…
    12.04.17

  • The Estée Lauder Companies

    The Estée Lauder Companies

    The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. has announced that Olivier Bottrie has expanded his role to include the strategic development of the company’s retail stores globally. Bottrie is now global president, Travel Retail and Retail Development,…
    12.04.17

  • Omnicos Group

    Omnicos Group

    Odette Bohan has joined Omnicos Group as sales director for the U.S. and Canada. She brings more than 30 years of experience in the service industry and in project management and, as a former industry outsider, “a think out of the box attitude&…
    12.04.17

  • TNT Global Manufacturing

    TNT Global Manufacturing

    TNT Global Manufacturing Inc - Boris Schaefer Vice President Sales Boris Schaefer has joined TNT Global Manufacturing as vice president sales, USA. He will lead the U.S. business development from New York, and will report to TNT’s founders T…
    12.04.17

  • Englewood Lab

    Englewood Lab

    Ashini Amin has been appointed vice president of Color Cosmetics research & development at Englewood Lab. Amin reports directly to Englewood Lab’s chief scientific officer and is responsible for the creative and technical aspects of product…
    12.04.17

  • Beautycounter Founder Named to Top Entrepreneurs List

    Beautycounter Founder Named to Top Entrepreneurs List

    Goldman Sachs named Beautycounter founder & CEO, Gregg Renfrew, as one of the “100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2017” at its Builders + Innovators Summit in Santa Barbara, CA. Renfrew founded Beautycounter in 2011 with a missio…
    12.04.17

  • TerraCycle Wins United Nations Award

    TerraCycle Wins United Nations Award

    TerraCycle, a leader in recycling hard-to-recycle waste has been named a winner of a United Nations Momentum for Change Lighthouse Activity award. The recognition is for the initiative announced earlier this year with TerraCycle, Procter & Gamble…
    12.04.17

  • New Leader Named at Amorepacific US Inc.

    New Leader Named at Amorepacific US Inc.

    As K-Beauty continues to gain traction, Amorepacific continues to expand, bringing it closer to its goal of becoming a major player in the global beauty market—and with 2016 sales in overseas markets jumping 35%, the U.S. is becoming more impor…
    12.04.17

  • Bottles/Jars | Glass
    Vitro Wins GPI Award

    Vitro Wins GPI Award

    Glass manufacturer Vitro recently received a Clear Choice Award from The Glass Packaging Institute for the bottle they produced for Josie Maran Argan Reserve. As far as packaging inspiration for the product, a statement from the brand and supplier sa…
    12.04.17

  • Labels | Printing | Tubes
    The Tube Council Adds WS Packaging Group to Board of Directors

    The Tube Council Adds WS Packaging Group to Board of Directors

    Paulette Gramse of WS Packaging Group has joined The Tube Council’s board of directors. Gramse was appointed to represent WS Packaging as an associate director member, supporting the use of extended text labels in the tube industry. “R…
    12.04.17

  • Printing

    Oliver Printing & Packaging Acquires Heidelberg Speedmaster

    Oliver Printing & Packaging Company has announced the acquisition of a Heidelberg Speedmaster CX102, described as “an industry leading printing press used worldwide.” With speeds of up to 16,500 sheets per hour, the CX102 easily proce…
    12.04.17

  • Tubes
    Neopac Takes a Majority Stake in 3D Technopack

    Neopac Takes a Majority Stake in 3D Technopack

    Switzerland-based tube supplier Hoffmann Neopac AG has taken a majority stake in 3D Technopack Pvt. Ltd. based in Mumbai, India. This investment strengthens the company’s international market presence and expands its expertise in tube manufactu…
    12.04.17

  • Bottles/Jars | Stock Pkg

    Alpha Packaging Expands in Europe

    To support future European growth, St. Louis, MO-based Alpha Packaging Inc. has acquired a plant in Etten-Leur, The Netherlands, from Graham Packaging Company. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Alpha, owned by Irving Place Capital, is a…
    12.04.17

  • Airless | Bottles/Jars | Eco-friendly
    Lumson Wins Packaging Award

    Lumson Wins Packaging Award

    Lumson recently received the prestigious “Prix Formes de Luxe” award in the cosmetic packaging sector. The award is given to companies that present “innovations of product, process or decoration applied to collaborations with intern…
    12.04.17

  • Global Luxury Packaging Market 2017-2021

    Global Luxury Packaging Market 2017-2021

    The “Global Luxury Packaging Market 2017-2021” report from Research and Markets looks at the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. According to the report, one of the major drivers for this market is the increa…
    12.04.17

  • U.S. Prestige Beauty Sales Jump 5%

    U.S. Prestige Beauty Sales Jump 5%

    In the third quarter of 2017, sales of U.S. prestige beauty products were $3.9 billion, a 5% increase compared to Q3 2016, according to results from The NPD Group. Larissa Jensen, beauty industry analyst, The NPD Group—and a member of Beauty…
    12.04.17

  • Online Holiday Shopping on the Rise

    Online Holiday Shopping on the Rise

    According to NPD’s 2017 Holiday Purchase Intentions Survey, U.S. consumers anticipate doing nearly 40% of their 2017 holiday shopping online, up from one-third just two years ago. On average, they are planning to spend about 70% more than their…
    12.04.17

  • Beauty for the Holidays

    Online holiday shopping is on the rise this holiday season—but brick and mortar retail is far from dead. In fact, according to The NPD Group, while Beauty remained among the faster growing categories in terms of e-commerce purchase frequency, i…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 12.04.17

  • Digital Printing | Paper/Board
    Cosmetics Cartons Shine at PPC’s 2017 Design Competition

    Cosmetics Cartons Shine at PPC’s 2017 Design Competition

    Soft touch coating and foil stamping add to tactile appeal
    The Paperboard Packaging Council 12.04.17