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June 2014



Consumers are having lots of fun with color, and suppliers are developing new packaging to keep formulations fresh and long-lasting, as well as attractive and desirable.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Portable and efficient, tubes have become a package of choice for a range of beauty formulations, and new technology has made them more attractive than ever.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Consumers are realizing the importance of using the right applicators and tools, while brands, as well as suppliers, are delivering more innovative options than ever before.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Now in its 47th year, the world's largest beauty event continues to provide a vast showcase of packaging and cosmetic trends and attendance has soared.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

April/May 2014



While some brands and suppliers focus on components made of eco-friendly materials, there is also a growing emphasis on clean production methods and efficient manufacturing processes.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Metal components-and metallic effects–are being used by all types of brands, from hair care to fragrance, on packaging that is bound to attract attention.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

A carefully coordinated packaging theme creates a stronger, more memorable brand presence for product collections at retail.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Brazilians favor plastic over any other material for their health and beauty product packaging.
by Catherine O’Connor, senior analyst, Canadean

Here's how successful merchants are satisfying consumers' desires for speed, shipping, security and more.
by Melissa O’Keefe, Innotrac

March 2014



Getting a new product to market doesn't have to be difficult, especially when great packaging and formulations are at the ready.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Categories including sun care, men's and travel are driving an increase in packaging innovations and re-designs. And thanks to industry suppliers, bright colors, sharp graphics, a range of shapes and sizes, and smart dispensing systems stand out visibly on shelves.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Kelly Kovack presents a few not-to-be-missed packaging trends and opportunities.
by Kelly Kovack

Packaging for cosmetics: beautiful and efficient. See how these brands are balancing luxury with sustainability, and the processes and machinery that are helping with these efforts.

It's Earth Day 2014 - see what these brands, and TerraCycle - have been up to.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

January/February 2014



Launched in 1946 with just four products, The Estée Lauder Companies now encompasses more than 25 prestige brands marketed throughout the world, and generates more than $10 billion in annual sales. From skin care to hair care, color cosmetics to fragrance, packaging plays as critical a role in presenting today's formulations as it did 67 years ago-with the additional challenge of now maintaining the iconic DNA of each of the company's multiple brands. Read on for details on some of 2013's notable launches to discover why Beauty Packaging's readers voted The Estée Lauder Companies 2013 Beauty Company of the Year: Excellence in Packaging.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

A vibrant label commands attention and can look chic whether it's adorning a mass-market lip balm package or a prestige fragrance bottle.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Packaging synergies abound in the cosmetics, fragrance and liquor packaging industries.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

The fickle customer is inspiring fast-paced innovation, and suppliers are busy working with brands to create a slew of different types of polish, bottles, brushes, applicators, kits and nail accessories to keep up with every trend.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Smithers Pira looks at four possible advantages of flexible packaging.

These nail brands are making the over-the-top trend for nail polish made with real diamonds and gemstones accessible to the masses.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

A fancy bottle for a lacquer pigmented by precious minerals.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Energy and raw materials are becoming increasingly expensive. At the same time, customers' environmental awareness is growing. Under these conditions, how is it possible to continue to create stylish packaging designs for creams, lipsticks and makeup? New production technologies offer a solution.
by Sascha Rentzing

December 2013



What makes one beauty package stand out from the next? The answers run the gamut - from shape to materials, decoration to dispenser. We spoke to a number of industry analysts, suppliers and brands about their thoughts on innovation, knockout packages of the year and a few all-time greats.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

More and more, brands are relying on coatings, finishes and embellishments to transform ordinary packages into extraordinary ones.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Tech-savvy package prototyping tangibly and efficiently helps brand owners, designers and packaging providers work together to eliminate potential packaging pitfalls.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Colorful and opulent decorative effects stole the spotlight at the 26th annual international show for creative packaging.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Smithers Pira identifies the top four personal care packaging trends you need to know about to make sure your products stay ahead of the curve.

Strategic acquisitions, experience and digital printing are keys to the success of this expanding beauty label specialist.
by Steve Katz

From research reports to case studies, this exclusive online content made the grade.

Favorites ranged from our annual Top 20 Global Beauty Companies to The Details of Deco

October/November 2013



Gift sets, kits and GWPs are plentiful at stores this holiday season, and beyond.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Sophisticated skin care formulations continue to seek airless packaging, as well as innovative designs and increasingly functional componentry.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

More bath and body products are being made with natural ingredients and fresh fragrances-and the brands that are behind them are using packaging in bright colors, unique shapes, eco-friendly materials and user-friendly design elements to help convey the message.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

With double the number of exhibitors of last year, the boutique-like makeup-only show continued to draw top brand executives to its expanded space on the west side of Manhattan.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

The Body Deli recently repackaged its entire line, which includes over 100 skus, including bath, body and hair care products.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Thin-film, printed and flexible batteries offer many advantages to end-users, including cost, flexibility and form factors that allow the batteries to appear in places where they could never fit before.
by David Savastano, Printed Electronics Now Editor

September 2013



More effective types of beauty sampling programs, which target specific types of customers, are trending-and this is increasing the demand for innovative samplers, as well as deluxe, unit-dose and travel sizes that are designed to fulfill new needs being requested by beauty brands.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Some beauty component manufacturers are steadfast; others are opening regional facilities to meet demand. Here's a sampling of products and capabilities available in the U.S.A.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

The fragrance industry continues to rally after a difficult post-recession reemergence, and resourceful packaging providers are going the distance to help designers achieve their creative visions.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Flankers have become increasingly important to a brand's success. The challenge is to keep innovating with newness without neglecting the core brand.
by Jon Dinapoli, senior creative director, Coty Prestige

This year's premier show for creative packaging will feature a record 400 exhibitors from more than 30 countries.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Energy and raw materials are becoming increasingly expensive. At the same time, customers' environmental awareness is growing. Under these conditions, how is it possible to continue to create stylish packaging designs for creams, lipsticks and makeup? New production technologies offer a solution.
by Sascha Rentzing

Bradley Reeves looks at retail innovations outside beauty, for a cross-pollination approach.
by Bradley Reeves

October is Non-GMO Awareness Month - and if your natural beauty brand sells at Whole Foods, GMO labeling will be required by 2018. Here's how one natural brand is leading this campaign.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

July/August 2013



A package's cap or closure is an integral part of a consumer's experience when using a product, and it's often designed to attract attention—even becoming the focal point of a package design.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

When it comes to cartons and set-up boxes, texture and innovative embellishments are helping to create a more intimate experience with consumers.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Contributing Editor

Stock packaging, in its many forms, provides brand differentiation while controlling costs and accelerating time-to-market.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The creative packaging show proved more robust than ever as it drew thousands of influential packaging professionals to its sold-out show floor and SRO educational sessions.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

HBA remains strong in providing a gathering spot for industry buyers and suppliers to network, exchange information and plan for the future - in addition to offering the latest packaging and formulations for cutting-edge product development.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

MakeUp in Paris attracted thousands from the global beauty industry with a curated selection of cosmetic suppliers featuring innovative products from packaging to powders.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Cristina Bartolucci lets us in on what's in store for NYX Cosmetics, in this exclusive interview - and, where her current beauty obsession in cosmetics lies.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

PSAs, shrink sleeves, and wraparounds are projected to enjoy healthy gains.
by Esther Palevsky

June 2013



From nail polish to foundation, cosmetics packaging takes its cues from runway trends' and has become as bright and sophisticated as the products it contains.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

New designs, materials and manufacturing processes for all types of cosmetic applicators and beauty tools enable consumers to apply makeup like a pro.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Despite its maturity, the tube market continues to innovate through decoration, dispensing systems and an eye for social responsibility' and from mass to prestige, their numbers are growing.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The longevity and weight of metal makes this material stand out.
by Dr. Benjamin Punchard, Senior Global Packaging Analyst, Mintel

Beware of misaligning information technology with suppliers' supply chain maturity, advises Frank Murphy.
by Frank Murphy, consultant

Love Nature NYC has packaging designed to 'soothe the senses.'
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

In-mold labeling is on the rise, so we thought we would share this interview with Nicolas Beck, head of sales and marketing at Beck Automation.

April/May 2013



Package optimization, corporate policy and cost factors weigh in on efforts to minimize environmental impact while protecting and delivering the product.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Metals-and-metallized finishes are being used in various ways to create packaging designed to convey a brand's own unique marketing message.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

With Day 1 once again dedicated to the world of beauty packaging, Cosmopack drew brand teams from all over the world eager to kick off the start of Bologna's comprehensive global beauty fair by first finding just the right packaging components.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

This year's winners were honored at the CEW's annual luncheon.

March 2013



Consumer demand for 'added value,' along with more advanced skin care formulations, continue to drive the design of new airless packages.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

January/February 2013



Beauty Packaging's online readers voted Laura Mercier 2012's Beauty Company of the Year: Excellence in Packaging. Here, we talk to beauty industry experts and the brand's packaging team about the
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Labels offer the flexibility and functionality brand marketers need to capture interest, but there are lots of obstacles and choices to consider when determining which will work best.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

From caps to bottles to cartons, suppliers are offering a multitude of design and packaging possibilities for fragrances, many of which are new for 2013.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

'Best New Products' were chosen at Extracts show, at NYIGF, on January 28th.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

The eco-friendly brand launches new stylish designs and fragrances.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

December 2012



The increasing challenges of 'new today, gone tomorrow'-brought about in part by rampant Internet exposure-have sped up the demand for innovative packaging in the beauty world. Here, highly regarded industry trends experts and top packaging innovators share their thoughts on how brands and suppliers are syncing componentry, technology-and effective partnerships-to best drive new product success.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Suppliers have pushed the envelope as far as decorating bottles and cartons, and now some exciting new processes are on the threshold.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

Many brands are leveraging delivery systems to capture prospective buyers and turn them into loyal customers.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Packaging for home fragrances conveys an upscale look-with minimal logos, innovative containers, and more attention placed on design-in hopes that consumers will want to prominently display the items at home.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

As the creative packaging show celebrated its impressive 25th year, one focus was on beauty products as small luxuries, with many packaging components designed for sensory appeal.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Amy Marks-McGee, founder Trendincite LLC, always has her finger on the pulse of the latest trends. Recently, Beauty Packaging asked her for her insights on innovative packaging in the cosmetics, fragrance and personal care industry.

October/November 2012



With a competitive market bursting with formulas using highly sophisticated and/or natural ingredients, packaging suppliers must satisfy a number of specific demands and requirements.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Marketers and suppliers are going to great lengths to give packaging exciting new twists, sure to capture the attention of a brand's customers—and their wallets.
by Marie Redding, Associate Editor

September 2012



Accommodating brand manufacturers looking to centralize their supply base in the local market tops the list of reasons why many beauty industry suppliers choose to run operations in the U.S.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Bold colors, large closures, innovative decorating processes, and sustainability initiatives - such as light weighting and recycled materials - differentiate today's hair care products.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

H2O Plus' color coordinated packaging components conjure up the sea and provide for a cohesive skin care lineup.
by Lisa B. Samalonis, Associate Editor

Asia Pacific recorded the strongest growth in hair care packaging in 2011, posting a 7% increase in unit volumes.
by Regina Maiseviciute, Industry Analyst, Euromonitor International

July/August 2012



Benefits including speed-to-market, cost-effectiveness and variability continue to boost the use of stock packaging.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Beauty brands are eyeing sensory-stimulating display cartons that are sustainable and quick to produce.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

Glee star Jane Lynch concocted a range of fragrance jokes to entertain show-biz and beauty industry A-listers at the 40th anniversary of the Oscars of the Fragrance Industry.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Global art, fashion and beauty inspire future packaging trends.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

Beauty brand Lush relies on UK eco-manufacturer Remarkable to recycle its black polypropylene cosmetic packaging.

A PET carton, cardboard carton and matte finishes to the graphics were used across the three Pure Spa Products designs.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

June 2012



With billions of color cosmetics packages sold annually, suppliers are helping brands capture market share with innovative packaging that gets customers talkingand sales registers ringing.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

The synergistic coupling of formulation, applicator and delivery system is crucial for product success.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

Despite its longevity as a packaging solution, tube technology continues to flow.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

An at-a-glance look at this years special features

Heres what categories led in 2011 and what we can expect in the years ahead.
by Nancy Mills, consumer practice industry manager, Kline & Co.

April/May 2012



But What Does That Really Mean?
by Jonathan Asher, Perception Research

Packaging designers and engineers are capitalizing on opportunities to save materials, cut costs and streamline processes by thinking through the entire supply chain when developing a product and package. Heres a look at current trends and what some leading suppliers are offering beauty brands to help them achieve their goals.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Shimmering packages dressed up with metal or metallized effects catch the consumers eye and add perceived value.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

The 10th edition features an expanded list of seminar topics.

The deodorants category, the single largest user of metal aerosol cans, offers strong volume growth prospects.
by Rosemarie Downey, Euromonitor International

March 2012



Many brands are taking advantage of the range of benefits offered by an airless package. Choosing airless for the right reasons may benefit your brand significantly.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

In the tricky mascara market, with consumers showing little brand loyalty and a strong desire for results, trends can change in the blink of an eyeand packaging holds the key to success.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Pureology's iconic hair care packaging gets a fresh, updated look that stands out on shelf.
by Robert Bergmann

For NuFACEs multipurpose hand-held facial toning device, a stylish and economical design communicates the novel technologys components and uses.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

A novel coating technology allows for scent sampling without opening the package.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

January/February 2012



Versatility and flexibility enable labels to deliver clear and compelling brand messages.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Advanced technology unites with sight, touch and smell for fresh and modern fragrance packages.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

THEFACESHOP, a South Korea-based retailer of body, bath, skin care and makeup products for both men and women, leverages its tubes label area with a new design approach.

Packaging Megabrands for Global Success
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Ceradini Brand Design Inc. develops a global package design system for the Wella Koleston color intense foam hair color brand.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

December 2011



We hear all the time that innovative packaging is key to success in todays beauty market. But what actually constitutes an innovative package? We asked beauty industry experts in packaging, education, market analysis and brand manufacturing to weigh in on todays innovative concepts, and where were headed in the future.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Fragrance flankers are a main driver of creative decorative techniques, but other materials are also benefiting from new enhancement technologies.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

High-tech dispensing technology, including pumps, tubes, click pens, ampoules and more, ensures product integrity with style.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

October/November 2011



Todays advanced skin care formulations can be tough on yesterdays packaging technology. Fortunately, innovative packaging manufacturers are keeping pace.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Premium gift sets and kits showcase products and their unique attributes. Timing and production issues require careful planning and consideration.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

From styling gels and liquid shampoos to dry powders and bar cleansers, the hair care market is expanding, and growth is predicted for the next five years. With packaging and functionality key to success, heres a look at whats new.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

September 2011



Fragrance stats are on the rise, and brands are capitalizing on fabulous flacons for best results.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Samples and unit-dose packaging help sell new products and sustain established brands.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

Private label products offer economic advantages to both end-users and brands.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The events move to mid-year didnt deter booth traffic and interest.

Creative packaging draws applause in 11 mass and prestige categories.

July/August 2011



Stock packaging offers cost advantages, speed and convenience to brands both small and large.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

A necessary part of the package, innovative closures add value while maintaining function.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

The 9th edition of the popular packaging show draws rave reviews as exhibitors and attendees exceed previous years numbers.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Anti-aging skin care formulations enhanced with enzymes and antioxidants are matched with lab-worthy packaging for a compelling science-meets-nature beauty story.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

A few minutes with21 Drops Amy Rosenthal

Market researcher and futurist Judy Galloway of G-group Market Research previews five trends that will impact packaging in the new beauty year.
by Judy Galloway

The packaging for Ether conveys the ethereal nature of the products, the advanced techniques used to create them and the online nature of its distribution.
by Lisa Samalonis, Associate Editor

June 2011



The Sustainable Cosmetics Summit returned to New York, to educate and challenge the organic and natural cosmetics industries.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

From high-quality brushes to applicators hinging on medical devices, beauty industry suppliers are generating the means for consumers to enhance their appearance, all while keeping both convenience and functionality in mind.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Packaging for color cosmetics must transcend shelf appeal, offering consumers artistic and application benefits.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

From advanced materials to expanded decorating techniques, tubes continue to meet beauty brands needs on many levels. Heres a look at some of the markets leading trends.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Indias cosmetics market is reportedly growing at 15-20% annually. Demand for skin whitening products by men as well as women, is driving the trend, but other beauty products are not far behind.
by Lovejeet Alexander, Special Correspondent

The spring meeting of the Sustainable Packaging Coalition delves into topics from responsible material use, to product stewardshipand reviews its pending Labeling for Recovery project.
by John A. Delfausse, Este Lauder

Twenty-nine companies won awards for 24 innovative technologies.
by Lisa Samalonis

April/May 2011



From Unilever to LOral, Aveda to Lather, beauty brand manufacturers large and small have taken great strides to deliver the sustainable packaging consumers are asking forbut they couldnt do it without the extreme innovation of the industrys packaging providers. Here, we look at some who are blazing the way and why they may inspire others who wish they were as far along on the compliant path to customer loyalty and boardroom approval.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

With consumer awareness growing, the sun care market is getting more sophisticated, and packaging suppliers are keeping pace with dispensers everyone can count on.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Metal continues to shine as a way to stand out on shelf.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The annual global beauty show launched in perfect sync with the 150th anniversary of the unification of Italy.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Beauty Packaging recently asked Suzanne Dawson, Avedas newly appointed vice president global innovation, about the brands unique policy and the future of sustainable packaging.

March 2011



From a humble start, airless packaging continues to grow, mature and thrive. And with so many suppliers eager to accommodate demand, a mark of certification may be just around the corner.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Contract packaging takes on a variety of definitions, but one thing is agreed upon: As brands look to streamline their operations, suppliers that offer a diverse set of capabilities repeatedly sign on the dotted line.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Facing weaker wallets and stronger competition, many brands are luring consumers with decorative and practical packaging extras, from shiny plaques and jangling charms to clever toolsand even, good old-fashioned money.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

As the use of holography expands in the beauty aisle, the technology continues to break new ground.
by Glenn Wood, Contributing Writer

A design house in Brazil makes sample cartons pop thanks to holographic techniques and a little humor.

January/February 2011



Decorative finishes, creative shapes, technical advances and even digital interaction waft across fragrance counters to draw returning consumers closer.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The label market may be healthier than ever as suppliers report increased functions that go well beyond establishing brand identity.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Functional package designs and classic, bold graphics capture the attention of international beauty consumers.
by Lisa B. Samalonis, Contributing Editor

Recognition ranges across a number of categories.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

While the U.S. limps out of the recession, Chinas beauty industry takes off full speed ahead.
by Jennifer Conrad, Special Correspondent

Mitchell Kaneff, Arkay Packaging's CEO, discusses his new book, and the state of the beauty packaging industry today.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

December 2010



Whether provocatively see-through or richly imbued with color, todays innovative beauty packages go beyond sheer good looks and elaborate delivery systems to reach consumers on a more personal level.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Even simple packages can be transformed into works of art through creative use of decoration.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Decorative techniques and airless components dominate trends at Octobers luxury packaging show.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

One Love Organics relies on simple, elegant, sustainable packaging for its luxury products.

Practical approaches to lower environmental and social impacts were the central theme of the three-day summit in Paris.

Innovative designs and stylized packaging wrap up todays home fragrances, which are now available at a wide array of venues.
by Lisa B. Samalonis, Contributing Editor

Down to Earth will impact beauty industry
by Nica Lewis

October/November 2010



The natural cosmetics line leveraged green certification, a new color, tubes and labeling innovations for a complete brand makeover.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Navigating 2009s economic crisis wasnt easy for the Top 20 Global Beauty Companiesor any others for that matterbut heres a look at how they responded to the challenges and found their way through the darkness to a brighter forecast.

Packaging suppliers have been hard at work creating this years all-important holiday gift sets, which many brands rely on to boost their annual bottom line.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

As three major trends impact todays skin care packaging, brands and suppliers are developing new ways to stand out in a crowded market.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

New trends emerge at the beauty industrys biggest show, as suppliers report high attendee interest.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Outstanding package designs span prestige to mass.

A diverse, and in-depth conference program provided attendees with knowledge, tips and inspiration.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

More double-digit growth on the global horizon
by Nancy Mills, Kline & Company

September 2010



Whether reinventing the classics, emphasizing the star quality, appealing to the masses or playing up the portability aspect, todays fragrance spotlight beams brightly on the packaging.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

With attributes ranging from cost-effectiveness to decorative capabilities, tubes continue to roll out as a package of choice in the beauty and personal care market.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Research proves consumers love makeup, and as the market grows, so do the packaging innovations.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Hundreds of beauty products vied for this years 10th annual recognition of outstanding package design.

Textures, micro-encapsulation, holograms and more are helping to draw fragrance consumers to counter.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

July/August 2010



Off-the-shelf packaging components provide many advantages including ready access and speed to market.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Todays caps and closures play a much greater role in packaging than just looking spiffy and functioning faultlessly. But when it comes to sustainability, it may not be such an open-and-shut case.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

Whether for innovative packaging or captivating scent, this years winning bottles prove that whats on the outside counts in a big way.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Top packaging companies and key speakers add up to three action-packed days for the beauty industry.

An increase in attendees proved fruitful for revitalized exhibitors showcasing options from stock packaging to sustainable components.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

With sustainability and supply chain on everyones agenda, Este Lauders Frank Murphy provides Beauty Packaging readers with an exclusive update on the strategies specific to our industry.
by Frank Murphy, The Este Lauder Companies

June 2010



An increasingly sophisticated beauty customer warrants equally sophisticated applicators.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

The economic downturn and popular trends like social media and reality television help build private label brands and spur sales.
by Lisa B. Samalonis, Contributing Editor

From 1996 through the present, Beauty Packaging has provided cosmetic, fragrance and personal care professionals with relevant product news and packaging information. As BP celebrates its 15th anniversary, it remains the only magazine and online community fully dedicated to packaging for the beauty industry. Following is a brief look, year by year, of a fraction of the many product and packaging introductions that have appeared in the pages of BP over the past 15 years, along with a sprinkling of industry trends, announcements and appointments. Interspersed throughout youll find insight and personal comments on the last decade and a half from leaders of key organizations as well as longstanding suppliers. We hope you enjoy this trip down Beauty Packagings Memory Lane, and we look forward to commemorating your special efforts and announcements in the future.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Nothing Wasted. Everything Gained is the mantra of Preserve, a Waltham, MA based company thats dedicated to making high-performance, eco-friendly products.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

New guideline allows for transportation analysis and its effect on packaging designs
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

April/May 2010



Eco-conscious consumers are demanding greener packaging to help save the planet, and corporate boards are requiring increased sustainability measures to boost the bottom line. Add in new global standards and growing retail requirements, and there may be a perfect storm gathering in the beauty world. Read on for the latest forecast.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

From prestige to mass and masstige, metals weighty form and appealing attributes add both real and perceived value to beauty products.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

A few points on recycling and how you can best go about it.
by John Delfausse

by Maureen Kelly and Maria Sansotta

Beauty Packagings panel on sustainability set for Day One

An extensive and highly attractive bath and body range takes eco-consciousness seriously, uniting natural ingredients with recyclable, plastic-free packaging.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Trade shows are an investment, and following a few guidelines can go a long way in justifying the expense.
by Steve Katz

March 2010



Airless packaging is on the rise, and it's no wonder. Not only does it protect formulations from air, it dispenses nearly 100% of the product. And the further good news: New options are making it more cost-effective than ever.
by Steve Katz

Some of the beauty industrys best-selling products have taken their cues from fabulous fashion runways and dazzling jewelry collections. From metallic plaques to hand-tied ribbons, heres a look at how some leading beauty brands are using accessories to dress their packages in style.
by Jamie Matusow

A prestige beauty packaging trend finds brands teaming up with professional artists for gallery-worthy bottles and jars.
by Nica Lewis

Thinking outside the cosmetics bag results in a sleek, metal-like shell that keeps makeup fired up and ready to go.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Multicultural beauty products are meeting the growing needs of U.S. women and consumers in Asia, India, Dubai and beyond.
by Lisa B. Samalonis, Contributing Writer

At an NJPEC event, Chris Hacker entertains and inspires attendees with tales from his sustainable packaging design desk.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

The supply chain plays a critical role in creating value for the consumer.
by Frank Murphy, The Este Lauder Companies

According to a popular manufacturing concept, as waste is removed from the manufacturing process, quality is improved and production time and costs are lowered.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

January/February 2010



User-friendly redesign maintains brand identity and educates consumers
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Sleek cases, advanced formulas and cool tools bring an upscale look to a brand known for value.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Knowledge and understanding is the key to keeping your package beautiful and compliant.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

Caught in a quandary, the fragrance industry must carefully balance slowing sales performance with the publics insatiable desire for new launches. Innovative packaging holds the key.
by Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

December 2009



Driven by a turn in the economy, innovation has taken on new meaning as both brands and suppliers explore new territory on the route to a profitable package. Here, key players share their thoughts on what innovation means to them.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Now more than ever, packaging designers are turning to decorative effects to attract consumer attention. From foil to flocking, here are some examples of how to utilize eye-catching techniques to ensure a great first impression.
by Jennifer Hagemann, Contributing Writer

Todays rigid boxes and folding cartons not only house the product, but also influence purchasing decisions by upping the perceived value.
by Lindsay Mattioli, Contributing Writer

Attendees with an upbeat attitude mirrored packaging launches full of whimsy and lightheartedness.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Watch for packaging innovation ranging from nomad formats to untraditional materialsand speed and convenience reign supreme.
by Steve Katz, Associate Editor

October / November 2009



Tis the season to set the pace for the coming year.
by Jennifer Hagemann, Contributing Writer

Attendance was strong as buying crowd headed to Javits.
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Nine industry leaders honored for packaging innovation

The right method provides multiple benefits for all.
by Frank Murphy, CSCP, and Keith Carter, MBA

September 2009



More than 16,000 attendees expected at this year's event will be treated to an extensive variety of educational sessions in addition to a bustling exhibit area.

The pro-environment movement-along with other trends-is significantly impacting color cosmetic packaging in today's marketplace.
by Leah Genuario

From new decorating capabilities to advanced applicators, tube packaging continues to evolve and fill the bill across multiple beauty categories.
by Leah Genuario

In todays economy, classic scents hold strong appeal, and would-be fragrance consumers have to be wowed into trying something new. Following is a look at some of this falls launches and the key role packaging plays in adding desire back into the purchasing equation.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

July/August 2009



Developing a custom look can be quick, economical and easy. Here's how multiple brands and suppliers have successfully teamed up to make the most of stock products.
by Leah Genuario

Today's caps and closures go way beyond their functions of keeping contents contained and dispensable; whether innovative or basic, they can add an aesthetic appeal to any package.
by Lindsay Elkins

A record crowd and a sold-out show floor lend an increasing sense of optimism to the luxury packaging market.
by Jamie Matusow

June 2009



Today's sampling constructions offer beauty lines exciting branding opportunities that build loyal customers and drive sales.
by Leah Genuario

Mass beauty brands have stepped up packaging designs, taking their cues from high-end products because, with today's savvy young consumers, value per dollar is key to sales at any price.
by Jamie Matusow

As consumers become savvier than ever about makeup trends, cosmetic applicators have evolved to create a multitude of looks and finishes.
by Lindsay Elkins

Zorbit (Maesa) designers share their strategies.

Brands can maintain market share and consumer loyalty by offering a variety of price points as well as through packaging and iconic displays.
by Barbara Poder-Stiso

Companies are trending toward greener, more ornate alternatives.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Online Editor

May 2009



From ingredients to packaging to point of sale, this company communicates the environmentally friendly message it's all about.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Carefully considered packaging shapes and unified color schemes prove effective when it comes to best-dressed tress appeal.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Online Editor

Metal accounts for a small percentage of beauty packaging, but when it comes to brand differentiation and luxury image, it packs a mighty punch.
by Leah Genuario

Karen Grant of NPD reveals consumers' preferences.
by Karen Grant

Somewhere along the way, sustainability lost its earthy-crunchy stigma and became the cost-savings buzzword of the consumer products world, in part, thanks to mega-retailer Wal-Mart. While some niche beauty brands have always followed this eco-friendly route, here's why large corporate boards are now pushing for sustainable measures and how packaging suppliers are innovating with new methods and materials, even in a slow economy.
by Jamie Matusow

From sun care wipes to a spritz of foam to hands-free applicators, sun care packaging has evolved to reflect the product-and the times.
by Jennifer Hagemann

John Delfausse of Estee Lauder poses new challenges
by John Delfausse

Maureen Kelly of Tarte talks about going green.
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March 2009



For several companies, it's not just an expense; it's a long-term brand investment.
by Joanna Cosgrove, Online Editor

Cosmoprof, which began in 1967 as a trade fair, has grown into a venue for determining trends across the beauty industry.
by Jamie Matusow, Editor

Clariant Masterbatches describes how it forecasts consumer color tendencies.

Luxe Pack arrives in NY on May 20-21, with top-notch suppliers and education program.

Ribbons, charms and jewels help packages stand out in a saturated market.
by Lindsay Elkins

January / February 2009



Taking the excess bulk out of a package is one way to lessen the bottom line-and at the same time, increase efforts to go green.
by Joanna Cosgrove

The fragrance package is a challenging work of art that must at once capture the essence of the perfumer while providing the consumer with both visual and functional appeal.
by Jennifer Hagemann

From sustainable materials to brand security, there's more to labels than meets the eye - and decorative effects are more dramatic than ever.
by Leah Genuario

Despite the global economic crisis, demand for cosmetics in Asia continues to rise-and impressive sales in Hong Kong lead the way.
by Paula Farquharson

December 2008



Packaging suppliers are pulling out the stops and looking to other sectors to meet beauty brands' quests for innovative ways to stand out on-shelf.
by Jamie Matusow

Decorative embellishments can turn an everyday glass bottle into a sophisticated piece of art.
by Lindsay Elkins

When it comes to dispensing trends, the popularity of airless dispensers tops the charts.
by Leah Genuario

Tactile treatments lend sense appeal to Monoco's high-end packaging show.
by Jamie Matusow

The breakup of the Soviet block resulted in the creation of new independent states turning to free markets and gaining access to better personal care.
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Eco-friendly brands are forging packaging partnerships that make 'green' truly beautiful.
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Packaging companies work to devise new ways to thwart product counterfeiting and diversion.
by Joanna Cosgrove

October / November 2008



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Brand owners are responding to consumer desires and a challenging retail marketplace with a flurry of innovative gift set packages.
by Leah Genuario

From applicators to zero waste, the B2B beauty event provided an incomparable look at the latest industry innovations.
by Jamie Matusow

Skin care is one of the fastest growing segments of the beauty industry-and never has packaging played a more important role.
by Leah Genuario

September 2008



When packaging a formulation, don't forget the wow factor that the right tool can bring.
by Christine Esposito

Suppliers and marketers leverage the latest technologies and accessories to deliver brand-boosting tube packages.
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As we head into 2009, which colors are hot and which are not? Here's one supplier's practiced approach to figuring it all out.
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More than 16,000 industry professionals are expected to attend Septembers health and beauty conference and exhibition in Manhattan.

July/August 2008



An expanded cast of luxury packaging companies, business-friendly lounges and an inspired seminar program draw rave reviews.
by Jamie Matusow

Recent projects highlight the many ways a cap can effectively enhance a package - and the consumer's experience.
by Leah Genuario

Things are good in the personal hygiene market, but as convenience and ease of use continue to drive the packaging, will demand for liquids and foamers send bar soap swirling down the drain?
by Paula Farquharson

June 2008



"Very good!" was how many suppliers described the 41st edition of the Italian beauty show, which drew a record number of attendees.
by Jamie Matusow

With fluctuating trends and increasing levels of sophistication among kids and teens, brand marketers can't afford to miss a beat. Here, some surprising statistics and classic success stories . . .
by Jamie Matusow

Reusable packaging takes tarte's eco-friendly attitude to a whole new level.
by Heather Ratushny

Sample and trial sizes are growing in number-and yielding big results.
by Leah Genuario

April/May 2008



Beauty brands taking a serious look at sustainability issues should look on the bright side and welcome timely opportunities for innovation and cost reduction. Here, some sound advice and some savvy solutions...
by Jamie Matusow

Due to its recyclable nature, metal is shining brighter than ever with brand marketers all over the world.
by Leah Genuario

Nearly 400 attend conference in New York City.
by Jamie Matusow

March 2008



Brand marketers use various adornments to catch the consumer's eye.
by Leah Genuario

Once restricted to the luxury market, increased competition has brought down costs and made airless technology an option for all.
by Christine Esposito

Innovative beauty solutions house two products in unique packaging mediums.
by Joanna Cosgrove

January / February 2008



A successful fragrance makes a fashion statement while staying true to the overall brand image.
by Leah Genuario

Unit-of-use products walk the line between consumer-friendly and eco-friendly.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Nude, one of the UK's latest eco-friendly skin care brands to launch in the U.S., uses the bare minimum in packaging to complement the "less is more" philosophy of its premium products.
by Jamie Matusow

December 2007



Does your packaging have what it takes to spark emotion and fuel a connection? Follow the lead of these beauty innovations that crossed the packaging finish line with flying colors.
by Jamie Matusow

Today's dispensers are much more than simple packaging components; they are sophisticated mechanisms that play a role in the application of the formula, as well as in the loyalty of the consumer.
by Christine Esposito

Gift sets need to immediately wow holiday shoppers beset with choices.
by Christine Esposito

Luxe Pack Monaco celebrates 20 years with record crowds and timely solutions.
by By Jamie Matusow

Decoration techniques can make glass packaging even more sophisticated and attractive.
by Christine Esposito

November 2007



Effective Point-of-Purchase displays can improve sales and give marketers and their retail partners plenty of reasons to celebrate.
by Leah Genuario

Effective Point-of-Purchase displays can improve sales and give marketers and their retail partners plenty of reasons to celebrate while still achieving their ultimate goal: the sale.
by By Leah Genuario, Contributing Editor

September 2007



Marketers throughout the cosmetic industry rely on unusual yet functional packages for their personal care products.
by Christine Esposito

A closer look at the largest cosmetics trade show in the U.S.

July / August 2007



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June 2007



Anti-aging products continue to do a strong business, and theyre not just for seniors anymore as 20-somethings increase demand.
by Christine Esposito

Choosing the correct applicator is vital to a products success, and todays market offers more variety than ever.
by Leah Genuario

April / May 2007



A look at sustainable and recyclable packaging in the personal care arena.
by Ava Caridad

Both prestige and mass brands are showcasing metal packaging and components to emphasize quality and luxury.
by Leah Genuario

Travel and amenity sizes see a boost in popularity due to airline regulations.
by Christine Esposito


March 2007



Gems, jewels, ribbons and bows in luxe packaging catch the eye and add value.
by Ava Caridad

Brand marketers recognize the importance of connecting with the U.S. Hispanic population through products, packaging and marketing.
by Leah Genuario

January / February 2007



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December 2006



From laser to lacquer, decoration of glass packaging promotes a quality product.
by Ava Caridad

Outsourcing is an increasingly popular resource that allows brand owners
by Leah Genuario

October / November 2006



With creativity and the latest technologies, mass market brand owners can deliver packages that look like they belong in upscale boutiques.
by Leah Genuario

Technology helps point-of-purchase displays contend with both limited shelf space and limited consumer attention spans.
by Christine Esposito

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September 2006




June 2006



Serving as a marketing tool and as a protective outer shell, secondary packages fill two roles.
by Christine Esposito

by Leah Genuario

April/May 2006



Beauty marketers work toward the goal of sustainable packaging with growing success
by Leah Genuario

Metal packaging has been re-imagined and re-shaped in 2006.
by Mary Jane Tenerelli

Mass market beauty products are taking a cue from the prestige segment.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Five individuals have entered the New Jersey Packaging Executive's Club hall of fame this year.

by Christine Esposito

March 2006



Fine tuned deco techniques blur the lines between the look of stock and custom packaging.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Package Accessories add the finishing, distinctive touch to beauty products.
by Janet Herlihy

January / February 2006



PureOlogy Research wins our Company of the Year: Excellence in Packaging award.
by Leah Genuario

Tracking beauty trends, brand marketers and important beauty segments in Asia and, more specifically, in China.
by Leah Genuario and Stephan Kanlian

2005 was the year of celebrity scents and the biggest trend in fragrance packaging was the use of dazzling color.
by Joanna Cosgrove

by Michelle Sartor

December 2005



Whether its fragrance, cosmetics, skin care or personal care, packaging for limited distribution must reflect the brand and emphasize quality.
by Janet Herlihy

Color cosmetic packaging defines a brand with styles ranging from subtle chic to over-the-top glam.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Luxe Pack Monaco presented the latest in luxury packaging.
by Susan Eliya, Contributing Editor

October / November 2005



Our annual list of the industry's top companies, ranked according to beauty sales.
by Leah Genuario

September 2005



Pampering products such as peels, facials and plumpers have become affordable everyday luxuries, both in and out of the spa.
by Joanna Cosgrove

A preview of the 13th annual beauty trade show held this month in New York City.

July / August 2005



Award Winning cartons that tap into today's biggest secondary packaging trends
by Leah Genuario

The third annual induction ceremony honored six packaging executives.
by Janet Herlihy and Leah Genuario

Luxe Pack New York drew a sizeable crowd to the two-day luxury packaging event.

This indy brand, based on sound knowledge of what appeals to its audience, uses packaging to communicate a sense of fashion, fun and functionality.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

June 2005



Complex forces are driving the beauty industry
by Janet Herlihy

In all sectors of beauty, brand marketers use metal to create packaging that pops
by Leah Genuario

When brands are looking for that certain something to say 'special' luxury, glass is still the material of choice
by Joanna Cosgrove

Being ecologically correct is proving to be cost effective as well.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

April / May 2005



Creative constructions and distribution methods aid in making fragrance sampling an important promotional tool.
by Leah Genuario

The en vogue styles are simple with a splash of color for added shelf appeal.
by Joanna Cosgrove

This hybrid category promises added benefits.
by Janet Herlihy

March 2005



Wal-Marts mandate is making waves in the retail and supplier communities.
by Leah Genuario

The Este Lauder Companies package testing assures that quality standards are followed to contain and deliver every productconsistently.
by Janet Herlihy


A Simplified Description of the Origin of Plastics
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January / February 2005



This venerable brand is the epitome of luxury, fashion and quality.
by Janet Herlihy

Clever use of decoration can turn standard components into something special.
by Leah Genuario

Suppliers innovate with smart new products and subtle enhancements.
by Janet Herlihy

This young design studio offers total servicesfrom brand concept through package design, merchandising and promotion.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

This years event offers increased space and more exhibitors.

November / December 2004



Shrinking turnaround times and Asian influences continue to be the dominating trends.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Domestic consolidation and foreign competition are key issues.
by Anita Shaw

Bulgaria and Romania are places to make and market beauty products.
by By Greg Grischenko, Contributing Editor

September / October 2004



The Hot Box Mini Makeup Kit by Urban Decay received the 2004 IPDA Package of the Year award.

Sales of luxury cosmetics, fragrances and personal care items are once again on the rise.
by Janet Herlihy

Boxes, bags, cartons and embellishments can be the it factor.
by Joanna Cosgrove

Graduate students tackle beauty
by Stephan Kanlian, Contributing Editor

by Janet Herlihy, Editor

by Gregory Grischenko, Contributing Editor

July / August 2004



Health & Beauty 2004 promises more exhibitors, more education for best-ever exhibition and conference.

May / June 2004



Aluminum, zamac, brass and tinplate steel bring unique attributes to beauty packaging.
by Janet Herlihy

Clever, sophisticated constructions make packaging better than ever.
by Anita Shaw

Suppliers continue to innovate and enhance ways to deliver small packages.
by Timothy Dowd

March / April 2004



What's hot in beauty: color, shape, materials and technologies.
by Janet Herlihy

This growth category demands specialized packaging.
by Timothy Dowd

How this leading prestige marketer creates innovative packaging.
by Janet Herlihy

January / February 2004



The 2003 Company of the Year: Excellence in Packaging has a long history, a dynamic present and a bright future.
by Janet Herlihy

Enhanced printing technologies offer more choices than ever.
by Janet Herlihy

Valois Doubles Congers Capacity

Japanese company DHC brings its interchangeable cosmetics, fragrances and cases to the U.S.
by By Veronica MacDonald, Associate Editor

November / December 2003



A wide range of new types of products demands new types of packaging.
by Janet Herlihy

Consolidation means fewer, but stronger, manufacturers.
by Janet Herlihy

Reliability, speed-to-market and quality are offered by domestic sources.
by Scott Rusch

The latest pumps and spray systems are stylish, precise and ergonomic.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

September / October 2003



Tradition with a modern twist marks todays prestige beauty products.
by Anita Shaw

Protection, brand identification and differentiation are all key.
by Janet Herlihy

Eastar Makes Everything Perfectly Clear for Merle Norman


July / August 2003



Outsourcing is becoming more of a long term strategy.
by Janet Herlihy

Miss Perfect is a Winner in Custom Bottles Body Oval


Celebrating 40 Years of Service and Friendship
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

May / June 2003



The gleam of gold, silver and other minerals adds that special touch to packaging for cosmetics, fragrance and personal care products.
by Anita Shaw

Packaging developments for sampling and unit-dose applications offer a variety of diminutive formats.
by Janet Herlihy

Clariant Creates Exotic Effects for Fiji Blend Inc.

by Victor Suben, P. E.

Being able to offer marketers a variety of servicesfrom filling and sealing, to shrink-wrapping and packoutis a growing strategy for packaging suppliers.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

March / April 2003



Cosmoprof 2003 was a good place to spot the latest/greatest from suppliers
by Janet Herlihy

The Youth Market for cosmetics, fragrance and personal care continues to grow
by Janet Herlihy

Retailer knows how to succeed in beauty by really trying
by Janet Herlihy

Coty Hits Right Notes with Celine Dion Parfums Win


The latest in form and fashion for fragrance, color cosmetics and personal care packaging was on display in Bologna.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor

January / February 2003



Improving quality, inventory cost savings and speedy production drive label proliferation
by Andy Teng

Fine fragrance styling varies from traditional to ultra-modern
by Janet Herlihy


November / December 2002



Attention-getting packaging is now more important for hair and skin care
by Ellen Wuagneux

Contract manufacturing and contract packaging exert growing influence
by Janet Herlihy

Welcome to the seventh annual directory of fragrance, cosmetic and personal care package designers. The information found here was supplied directly by the design firms.


September / October 2002



Todays prestige packaging is clean, often clear and simply elegant
by Carol Schuler Derrico

In the beauty business, secondary packaging has primary importance
by Janet Herlihy

Aesthetics, function and enhanced engineering are essentials in packaging for cosmetics for lips,
by Janet Herlihy


July / August 2002



Marketers expand offerings for smell-good homes
by Carol Schuler Derrico

Truth Calvin Klein Men Chooses Risdon-AMS for Cap


May / June 2002



Good things come in small packages
by Janet Herlihy

Aluminum and tinplate bring fashion and function to packaging
by Janet Herlihy

Airtight cosmetic packaging poses unique challenges.
by Victor Suben, P. E.

by Veronica MacDonald

April 2002



Manufacturing caps and components can be complicated
by Janet Herlihy

Packaging design can make all the difference
by Janet Herlihy

Transparent looks increase in color cosmetic packaging
by Ellen Wuagneux

Finding the cause of failing hinges and cracked makeup jars.
by Victor Suben, P. E.

Broad-based packaging exhibit to stage first event at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center

February 2002



With todays advances, everything from simple communication to decoration to compliance and securitythats what
by Janet Herlihy

The Este Lauder Companies have found the secret to longevity
by Janet Herlihy

Advanced decorative techniques make high-end looks more affordable.

Penny-wise and pound-foolish has special meaning when choosing appropriate packaging for cosmetic and personal care products.
by Victor Suben, P. E.

If its in the beauty or personal care business, it will be in Bologna, March 8-11.

January 2002



soothing category offers comfort to frazzled consumers
by Janet Herlihy

packaging seeks to mimic prestige looks
by Janet Herlihy

Everything a marketer could need, and more, to package an upscale product was at the Grimaldi Forum. Despite some decline in attendance, overall mood was optimistic.
by Janet Herlihy, Editor


Fall 2001



todays packaging is more about functionality than looks
by Kerry Pianoforte

the countdown is here to create the right packages for the holiday season
by Veronica MacDonald

indie cosmetics continue to create trends and gain admirers
by Melanie K. Marchie

Home fragrance sales have slowed, but new packaging options may give the market a boost.
by Veronica MacDonald, Associate Editor

Summer 2001



theres plenty of innovation out there
by Veronica MacDonald

aluminum, tinplate and other metals are becoming more popular
by Melanie K. Marchie

there are no lazy summer days for color cosmetics packaging manufacturers
by Ellen Wuagneux

A Variety of Closures Now Available from MAC


Spring 2001



What's hot and what's not in prestige fragrance packaging and design this spring.
by Veronica MacDonald

Increased competition in the cosmetic market means that now more than ever, marketers are turning sampling efforts up a notch to attract and keep customers.
by Ellen Wuagneux

Winter 2000



With creative shapes, new materials and budget-conscious delivery system, fragrance is experiencing a new era in popularity as well as availability
by Melanie K. Marchie

Fall 2000



Remodeled hair styling packages are shaking up the shelves in an effort to attract consumers.
by Veronica MacDonald

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DISC Increases Eco Certification


Posted on May 8, 2012 @ 09:29 am

Designer Debuts Luxe Suede Scent


Posted on May 3, 2012 @ 08:20 am

New Executive at Brush Manufacturer


Posted on May 2, 2012 @ 12:30 pm

New President at RIFM


Posted on April 26, 2012 @ 08:24 am

Beauty Company Leads With Wind Energy


Posted on April 23, 2012 @ 11:38 am

New Press for Everett Graphics


Posted on April 5, 2012 @ 08:22 am

Physician Backed Line Gets Thumbs Up


Posted on April 4, 2012 @ 07:38 am

Register Now HBA Global Expo & Conference


Posted on April 2, 2012 @ 07:50 am

L'Oréal Invests Heavily in Hair


Posted on March 28, 2012 @ 10:39 am

Agenda for Spring 2012 Sustainable Packaging Coalition Meeting


Posted on March 21, 2012 @ 01:52 pm

Cosmetic Essence Appoints New Vice President, Supply Chain


Posted on March 21, 2012 @ 08:31 am

IMAN Launches “Find Your Shade” App


Posted on March 15, 2012 @ 07:58 am

MeadWestvaco Opens US Innovation Plant


Posted on March 14, 2012 @ 08:40 am

Pack Expo Registration Opens


Posted on March 8, 2012 @ 08:27 am

Luxe Pack New York 2012 Line Up


Posted on February 28, 2012 @ 08:00 am

Amcor Flexibles Wins Two Awards


Posted on February 27, 2012 @ 10:14 am

Silgan Plastics First to Install Avery Dennison Labeling System


Posted on February 22, 2012 @ 08:36 am

AGI-Shorewood's Process Applies Metallic Details In-line


Posted on February 22, 2012 @ 08:23 am

Three-Day Sustainability Summit in May


Posted on February 14, 2012 @ 08:40 am

Metsä Board Opens Innovation Center


Posted on February 10, 2012 @ 03:02 pm

CIBS Holds First Innovation Event of 2012


Posted on February 10, 2012 @ 01:06 pm

Fergie Teams with Wet n Wild


Posted on February 10, 2012 @ 12:04 pm

New Eco-Friendly Razor Sports Less Packaging


Posted on February 1, 2012 @ 09:02 am

Tools to Meet Sustainable Development Demands


Posted on January 18, 2012 @ 08:24 am

Sustainable UV Coating Provides Prestige Look


Posted on January 12, 2012 @ 08:59 am

HBA Global Adds Vetted Exhibit Area


Posted on January 5, 2012 @ 08:48 am

AmorePacific’s Blockbuster Skin Care Product


Posted on January 3, 2012 @ 08:33 am

Kaufman Adds Squeezable Powder Round


Posted on December 13, 2011 @ 08:19 am

Gojo Premiers New Dispensing System


Posted on December 7, 2011 @ 10:59 am

Nail Polish/Movie Tie-In Deal Goes Bad


Posted on November 29, 2011 @ 08:25 am

Global Biodegradable Plastic Market on the Rise


Posted on November 21, 2011 @ 12:08 pm

IFRA Launches Fragrance Consumer Education Video


Posted on November 18, 2011 @ 08:09 am

Sonoco Acquisition of Tegrant Complete


Posted on November 14, 2011 @ 05:49 am

Rutgers Revitalizing Packaging Engineering Program


Posted on November 9, 2011 @ 08:32 am

Coty Snags Madonna for New Scent


Posted on November 4, 2011 @ 07:17 am

HBA Wins "Best In Show" Title


Posted on October 31, 2011 @ 06:39 am

China Beauty Expo Set for May 2012


Posted on October 18, 2011 @ 07:23 am

Sonoco to Acquire Tegrant Corp.


Posted on October 17, 2011 @ 07:53 am

P&G Releases 13th Annual Sustainability Report


Posted on October 13, 2011 @ 07:25 am

L'Occitane Selects Eco-Design Tubes


Posted on October 10, 2011 @ 07:57 am

Study Reports Brand Owner Preferences for Packaging


Posted on September 26, 2011 @ 06:48 am

IoPP Supports International Transport Summit


Posted on September 23, 2011 @ 08:24 am

Line Up for Luxe Pack Monaco 2011


Posted on September 13, 2011 @ 08:51 am

Garnier & TerraCycle Recycle Packages


Posted on September 2, 2011 @ 06:43 am

AmeriStar Awards Program Gains New Categories


Posted on August 31, 2011 @ 07:14 am

Qosina/Qosmedix Makes Inc. List


Posted on August 26, 2011 @ 07:11 am

“Blushing” Bottle on Display


Posted on August 10, 2011 @ 07:06 am

Madonna and Child Enter Makeup Market


Posted on July 21, 2011 @ 08:45 am

GreenBlue Releases 'Design for Recovery' Guidelines


Posted on July 7, 2011 @ 08:01 am

IFRA Issues Fragrance Standards Update


Posted on June 27, 2011 @ 08:31 am

Intertek to Discuss Sustainable Packaging at HBA


Posted on June 21, 2011 @ 10:06 am

Hold Me Company Releases Makeup Organizer


Posted on June 8, 2011 @ 09:59 am

UK Fragrance Foundation Launches Training Course


Posted on June 6, 2011 @ 10:10 am

Estee Lauder Opens New Asia Innovation Center


Posted on June 6, 2011 @ 08:20 am

WhipSmart Expands Into 3-D Prototyping


Posted on June 3, 2011 @ 07:50 am

Luxe Pack Underway in NY


Posted on May 18, 2011 @ 07:24 am

UPM Raflatac Launches New Film for Beauty Market


Posted on May 16, 2011 @ 08:27 am

Sustainability Survey Reveals Challenges in Packaging Industry


Posted on May 12, 2011 @ 10:15 am

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Kicks Off in NY


Posted on May 12, 2011 @ 06:41 am

Green Seal Introduces New Standards for Cosmetics


Posted on May 9, 2011 @ 08:56 am

Early Bird Deadline Nears for HBA Global


Posted on April 29, 2011 @ 06:27 am

Registration Now Open for HBA Global


Posted on April 27, 2011 @ 08:58 am

Fragrance Hall of Fame FiFi Award Nominees Announced


Posted on April 13, 2011 @ 08:59 am

L’Oral's Garnier to Partner With TerraCycle


Posted on April 11, 2011 @ 06:17 am

IPDA Nomination Deadline Extended to April 8th


Posted on April 4, 2011 @ 08:10 am

CEOs to Debate Natural Cosmetic Industry Challenges


Posted on April 1, 2011 @ 08:33 am

Packaging Pros to Speak at Luxe Pack NY


Posted on March 31, 2011 @ 09:01 am

Report: Sustainability a Key Trend in Luxury Packaging


Posted on March 28, 2011 @ 06:14 am

HBA Global Now Accepting IPDA Nominations


Posted on March 24, 2011 @ 08:08 am

Method Partners with Terracycle in Recycling Program


Posted on March 22, 2011 @ 08:41 am

L’Oreal Adds Two Sustainable Packaging Assessment Tools


Posted on March 21, 2011 @ 06:50 am

APA to Showcase Airless Benefits at Cosmoprof


Posted on March 16, 2011 @ 08:55 am

Eastman Introduces Green Manufacturing Process


Posted on March 15, 2011 @ 05:37 am

New Packaging Trade Organization to Focus on Sustainability


Posted on March 9, 2011 @ 09:20 am

HBA Global Chosen for International Buyers Program


Posted on March 3, 2011 @ 08:30 am

Givaudan to Develop Amyris's Biofene


Posted on March 2, 2011 @ 08:18 am

Eco Vision Gets U.S. Patent for Eco Tube


Posted on February 14, 2011 @ 08:42 am

Getting Green at Sustainable Cosmetics Summit


Posted on February 10, 2011 @ 09:39 am

Dow Corning Named China's 'Most Eco-Friendly' Supplier


Posted on December 21, 2010 @ 08:40 am

Alcan Packaging Beauty Changes Name to Albéa


Posted on November 22, 2010 @ 02:34 pm

Unilever Reveals Ambitious Sustainability Plans


Posted on November 18, 2010 @ 08:24 am

L'Oral and UNESCO Honor Women Scientists


Posted on November 10, 2010 @ 09:17 am

Avon to Sell its Japanese Subsidiary


Posted on November 8, 2010 @ 08:01 am

DuPont Seeks Entries for Annual Packaging Awards


Posted on October 29, 2010 @ 08:16 am

Eastman and Marc Rosen Partner for Futuristic Packaging


Posted on October 25, 2010 @ 08:40 am

FMA Aligns with IFRA, Changes Name


Posted on October 14, 2010 @ 08:09 am

jkr Designs Penhaligon’s New Luxury Fragrance


Posted on October 6, 2010 @ 08:41 am

Procter & Gamble Unveils New Sustainability Vision


Posted on September 29, 2010 @ 06:53 am

L’Oral Opens First Factory in Russia


Posted on September 24, 2010 @ 04:03 am

SPC Releases PRC Guidelines Report


Posted on September 22, 2010 @ 05:39 am

Dow Corning to Unveil New Beauty Formulas


Posted on September 21, 2010 @ 08:10 am

PrePak Holdings Forms Health and Beauty Division


Posted on September 16, 2010 @ 07:46 am

Living Proof Issued Two U.S. Patents for Hair Care


Posted on September 1, 2010 @ 08:23 am

Qosina Makes Inc. 5000 List Again


Posted on August 27, 2010 @ 07:16 am

P&G Announces Sugarcane-based packaging


Posted on August 12, 2010 @ 09:08 am

Dana Classic Launches Eco-friendly Fragrance


Posted on August 10, 2010 @ 08:44 am

Coconut Fiber-based Packaging is Announced


Posted on August 2, 2010 @ 09:24 am

Registration Now Open for HBA Global Expo


Posted on July 15, 2010 @ 08:00 am

IFRA Refutes Fragrance Health Risk Claims


Posted on June 30, 2010 @ 08:21 am

Henkel Awarded for Sustainability Commitment


Posted on June 29, 2010 @ 08:20 am

Greyson Names Consultants for Trilexon Licensing


Posted on June 24, 2010 @ 02:01 am

Anisa International Offers Cash for Cosmetic Brush Design


Posted on June 21, 2010 @ 08:57 am

Deadline Extended for HBA Design Awards


Posted on June 14, 2010 @ 10:07 am

First NutraCosmetic Summit Offers Insight


Posted on June 14, 2010 @ 08:26 am

Chrislie's New Lashem Addresses Irritation


Posted on June 1, 2010 @ 08:33 am

Shiseido to Hold Expo at Shanghai Museum


Posted on May 26, 2010 @ 08:05 am

Scientist Refutes Fragrance Health Risk Report


Posted on May 14, 2010 @ 08:08 am

Sojitz Enters Mail Order Cosmetics Market


Posted on May 13, 2010 @ 11:47 pm

HBA Global Accepting Package Design Award Nominees


Posted on May 10, 2010 @ 11:40 pm

Diamond Packaging Wins FSEA Gold Leaf Awards


Posted on May 9, 2010 @ 11:15 pm

Elizabeth Taylor Launches New 'Violet Eyes' Fragrance


Posted on May 4, 2010 @ 10:29 am

Speakers Announced for ICMAD Workshop


Posted on April 7, 2010 @ 01:35 pm

HBA Global Now Social Networking


Posted on March 30, 2010 @ 08:38 am

Beauty Packaging Welcomes L'Oreal's VP of Packaging to Board of Advisors


Posted on March 25, 2010 @ 08:52 am

Avon Acquires UK Skin Care Brand


Posted on March 25, 2010 @ 08:46 am

Estee Lauder Brings Origins to China


Posted on March 17, 2010 @ 08:37 am

Kline: Naturals Market Resisting Recession


Posted on March 12, 2010 @ 09:19 am

Cosmogen Puts the Squeeze on Tubes


Posted on March 12, 2010 @ 08:57 am

ICMAD Hosts Workshop on FDA Cosmetic Regulations


Posted on March 9, 2010 @ 11:46 am

Kalologie Skincare Wins Best Packaging Award


Posted on February 25, 2010 @ 08:50 am

Transparent Container Deal Focuses on New Line of Sustainable Packaging


Posted on February 16, 2010 @ 07:48 am

EXTRACTS Show Names Best New Products


Posted on February 12, 2010 @ 08:06 am

WFFC Announces 2010 Scholarship Award Winners


Posted on February 11, 2010 @ 11:14 am

Estee Lauder Announces Sharp Rise in Sales


Posted on January 28, 2010 @ 09:48 am

New UNE Natural Beauty Chooses Alcan


Posted on January 26, 2010 @ 09:29 am

Este Lauder Sales Exceed Expectations


Posted on January 21, 2010 @ 08:32 am

Cosmetic Specialties International Announces Acquisition


Posted on January 19, 2010 @ 08:10 am

HBA Global Expo Expands Beauty Week Events


Posted on January 18, 2010 @ 08:31 am

Spa & Resort/Medical Aesthetics at HBA 2010


Posted on January 15, 2010 @ 12:43 pm

Padtech to Build Manufacturing Site in New Jersey


Posted on January 6, 2010 @ 08:29 am

Research Points to Growth in Sustainable Packaging


Posted on January 5, 2010 @ 09:26 am

Inoac Expands European Presence


Posted on January 4, 2010 @ 11:32 am

One Bio Launches Beauty and Therapeutic Treatment Product Line


Posted on December 9, 2009 @ 08:55 am

Sustainable Packaging Coalition Issues Guidelines


Posted on December 7, 2009 @ 01:05 pm

Bottega Veneta Signs with Coty


Posted on December 4, 2009 @ 08:28 am

Aveeno and TerraCycle Form Eco-friendly Partnership


Posted on December 1, 2009 @ 02:03 pm

DuPont Packaging Awards Contest Opens


Posted on November 18, 2009 @ 11:15 am

Evolving Sustainable Packaging


Posted on November 10, 2009 @ 09:52 am

Avon Reports Third-Quarter Results


Posted on October 29, 2009 @ 08:36 am

HBA’s ‘Green’ Conference Highlights Business Strategies for the Beauty Industry


Posted on September 3, 2009 @ 08:10 am

New Online Locale for Beiersdorf


Posted on July 20, 2009 @ 08:22 am

Got a Novel Cosmetic Package? Enter It in the HBA IPDA Awards


Posted on June 3, 2009 @ 08:40 am

HBA's IPDA Competition Opens


Posted on May 4, 2009 @ 02:47 pm

New Co-Located Event at HBA Global Expo 2009


Posted on April 22, 2009 @ 09:22 am

Design & Source Holds Lunchtime Seminars


Posted on April 9, 2009 @ 08:47 am

Zorbit Joins Forces with Maesa


Posted on December 1, 2008 @ 12:44 pm

Beauty Packaging Announces Board of Advisors


Posted on November 24, 2008 @ 03:05 pm

A Strong Q3 Reported by Colgate


Posted on October 30, 2008 @ 08:09 am

Este Lauder Renovates R&D Center in Canada


Posted on October 29, 2008 @ 04:04 pm

P&G's First Quarter Profit Rises 9%


Posted on October 29, 2008 @ 04:02 pm

World of Naturals To Be Explored at HBA Conferences


Posted on August 15, 2008 @ 08:29 am

HBA Expo Set for NYC this September


Posted on June 23, 2008 @ 09:36 am

Portico Spa Scheduled to Re-Launch in 2009


Posted on May 21, 2008 @ 08:59 am

Henkel Donates to Chinese Earthquake Victims


Posted on May 20, 2008 @ 09:07 am

Who Will Make the FiFi Hall of Fame?


Posted on April 29, 2008 @ 01:05 pm

UK Organic Certifier Bans Nano Ingredients


Posted on January 15, 2008 @ 02:21 pm

SCC Announces 2008 Continuing Education Programs


Posted on January 4, 2008 @ 02:10 pm

RIFM Opens Fragrance, Flavor Database to Industry


Posted on December 18, 2007 @ 08:26 am

HBA to Address Well-Being and Prestige Packaging


Posted on December 12, 2007 @ 04:09 pm

HBA Preview


Posted on July 12, 2007 @ 11:31 am

HBA Announces New Product Showcase


Posted on June 21, 2007 @ 08:14 am

American Crew Announces National Mens Grooming Day


Posted on June 13, 2007 @ 01:34 pm

Price Increase on Virgin Fiber-Based Paperboard


Posted on April 12, 2007 @ 09:48 am

P&G Wins $19.25M in Satanism Rumor Suit


Posted on March 20, 2007 @ 08:58 am

Risdon Opens Shanghai Base


Posted on March 15, 2007 @ 09:01 am

Jafra Joins the Fight Against Heart Disease


Posted on February 12, 2007 @ 09:23 am

NaturalNano Targets Fastest Growing Segment of Polymer Composite Market with New Product Line


Posted on November 28, 2006 @ 08:20 am

Revlon 3rd-Quarter Loss Widens


Posted on November 7, 2006 @ 09:22 am

Parlux Named in Suit


Posted on June 27, 2006 @ 02:15 pm

Gillette Plant to Close


Posted on May 23, 2006 @ 03:57 pm

Paperboard Packaging Competion Honors Beauty Industry


Posted on March 24, 2006 @ 02:54 pm

ICMAD to Hold First Cosmetic Technical/Regulatory Forum


Posted on January 10, 2005 @ 10:41 am