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  • Kombucha Facial Treatment Guards Against Digital Pollution

    Kombucha Facial Treatment Guards Against Digital Pollution

    At a time when we’re adjusting to a new workday normal, your skin may need extra protection from the effects of blue light pollution after hours of Zoom calls, Google Meet and Facetiming. To the rescue: Fresh’s Black Tea Kombucha Facial T…
    06.01.20

  • Kate Somerville’s DeliKate Collection Supports  Chef José Andrés’ COVID-19 Food Relief Effort

    Kate Somerville’s DeliKate Collection Supports Chef José Andrés’ COVID-19 Food Relief Effort

    Part of Kate Somerville’s DeliKate collection launch included supporting World Central Kitchen’s #ChefsForAmerica Covid-19 Food Relief Effort; 15% of all DeliKate sales made on katesomerville.com and Sephora.com through the end of Ma…
    06.01.20

  • Kitao Cosmetics Introduces Matcha Product Line

    Kitao Cosmetics Introduces Matcha Product Line

    Japan-based Kitao Cosmetics, Co., Ltd, has been developing, manufacturing and selling beauty products since 1919. The Kitao Matcha (green tea) products (cleanser, essence lotion and face cream; $25-$30 each) utilize ECOCERT certified organic matcha…
    06.01.20

  • NatureLab, Tokyo Launches Eco-Friendly Refills

    NatureLab, Tokyo Launches Eco-Friendly Refills

    Hair care aficionados of NatureLab, Tokyo products can now enjoy their favorite shampoo and conditioner formulas in environmentally-friendly refill pouches ($22 each); their chemistry-lab inspired bottles can live on. The brand says each refill pouch…
    06.01.20

  • Bottles/Jars | Double Duty
    Corpack’s Travel-Sized Two-in-One Pack Bottle Holds Hand Cleansing and Soothing Products

    Corpack’s Travel-Sized Two-in-One Pack Bottle Holds Hand Cleansing and Soothing Products

    Corpack says its travel-size two-in-one ‘Twin Pack’ is the ideal pack to hold both a hand cleansing product and a hand cream. While a hand cleansing product can dry out your hands with repeated use, the hand cream or gel, contained in t…
    06.01.20

  • Droppers
    Virospack Launches ‘Up-Market’ Plastic Cap Dropper

    Virospack Launches ‘Up-Market’ Plastic Cap Dropper

    Virospack says it is now possible to be more environmentally friendly without having to give up a luxurious image—with a package of brighter finishes available in the supplier’s new line of sustainable plastic dropper collars. The gloss-c…
    06.01.20

  • The Road to Recovery

    More than two months into the partial shutdown in the U.S. (at press time) due to the global havoc unleashed by the devastating Covid-19 virus, and some businesses are starting to cautiously re-open. What are a few things we’ve learned about…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 06.01.20

  • Eco-friendly | Pouches | Skin Care/Sun Care | Sustainable Pkg/Practices
    Aú Natural Skinfood Believes In Doing Things Differently

    Aú Natural Skinfood Believes In Doing Things Differently

    From local, clean ingredients to refillable aluminum packs, this New Zealand brand is dedicated to helping consumers reduce their carbon footprint.
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 06.01.20

  • Devices | Package Development | Skin Care/Sun Care
    Does Personalized Beauty Mean the End of Off-the-Shelf?

    Does Personalized Beauty Mean the End of Off-the-Shelf?

    Packaging professionals need to think ahead to what might elevate products’ structure and design.
    Nick Vaus, Partner and Creative Director 06.01.20

  • Package Development
    The Indie Perspective Post Covid-19

    The Indie Perspective Post Covid-19

    Beauty industry insider Daniela Ciocan asks Indie brands what they plan on doing differently post COVID-19 when it comes to sourcing packaging and suppliers.
    Daniela Ciocan, Founder, Unfiltered Experience 06.01.20

  • Package Development
    4 Strategies Packaged Goods Companies Can Apply Now

    4 Strategies Packaged Goods Companies Can Apply Now

    Covid-19 has introduced many new challenges—here’s what companies can do to get ahead.
    Laszlo Moharita, J&J Consumer Products 06.01.20

  • Kao USA Inc.

    Kao USA Inc.

    Kao USA Inc. has named Karen Frank as president of Mass Business for the Americas and European region and Jesse Grissom, president of operations in the Americas region. They will be working closely together as part of a new management structure. Ka…
    05.01.20

  • Golden Arrow

    Golden Arrow

    Golden Arrow has named packaging expert Marianna Cilauro as director of sales and marketing. Cilauro has over 20 years of experience in packaging for the beauty industry. Based in New York, she previously served for six years as the vice president…
    05.01.20

  • The Estée Lauder Companies

    The Estée Lauder Companies

    The Estée Lauder Companies has announced several leadership updates. • Justin Boxford was promoted to global brand president, La Mer. He will continue reporting to Sandra Main, global brand president, Bobbi Brown and La Mer. Boxford…
    05.01.20

  • tarte Cosmetics

    tarte Cosmetics

    Tarte Cosmetics has announced new leadership changes. Candace Craig Bulishak, formerly chief marketing officer, has taken on the role of president. Kim Tran, formerly senior vice president of new product development & operations, has assu…
    05.01.20

  • APC Packaging

    APC Packaging

    APC Packaging has announced the expansion of their sales division with their newest addition, Xavier Adnet as their vice president of customer growth.  Adnet is a seasoned executive in the beauty industry, who most recently served as the vice pr…
    05.01.20

  • Neopac

    Neopac

    3D Neopac has hired Anant Gadre as managing director. In this role, he will oversee all aspects of production and sales initiatives, and ensure that projects are completed with expedience and exceptional quality standards. Gadre joins 3D Neopac with…
    05.01.20

  • Authentix

    Chad Crouch, vice president of revenue operations, at Authentix, has been appointed to the Department of Commerce, to the North Texas District Export Council (NTDEC). The council members are appointed by the U.S. Secretary of Commerce and contribute…
    05.01.20

  • Garrett Hewitt International

    Garrett Hewitt International

    Garrett Hewitt International has welcomed Shannon Payne as their vice president of sales. Payne has joined Garrett Hewitt to continue the steady expansion the company has undergone over the last few years and head the newly acquired distribution…
    05.01.20

  • Billerudkorsnas

    Billerudkorsnas

    BillerudKorsnäs has added Daniella Kohler, business development manager to their U.S. cartonboard team. Kohler brings years of experience in both structural and package design, having most recently led the account services team at Hughes Brand…
    05.01.20