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  • Italian Beauty: An Historic Base with Forward-Thinking, Wide-Ranging Potential

    Italian Beauty: An Historic Base with Forward-Thinking, Wide-Ranging Potential

    Welcome to Beauty Packaging’s second annual spotlight on Italian beauty suppliers. From contract manufacturers to full service turnkey providers, industry groups to B2B trade show organizers, you’ll read about these leaders’ pride i…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 12.12.19

  • MAC Cosmetics

    MAC Cosmetics

    Drew Elliott has joined MAC Cosmetics as senior vice president/global creative director. He will report to Philippe Pinatel, senior vice president/general manager, MAC Cosmetics. Elliot will also add a matrix reporting line to John Demsey, executive…
    12.12.19

  • Geka

    Geka

    Geka, part of Sulzer, has announced the appointment of Florent Lafond as head of the beauty business unit of Geka. Lafond brings more than 25 years of experience in the packaging and beauty business to Sulzer. His last position was as general manager…
    12.12.19

  • Hana Innovation

    Hana Innovation

    Hana Innovation has announced the appointment of Renaud Baker as general manager for Hana Innovation America. The appointment follows Hana’s global growth and demand for its recent market disrupting innovations. Baker most recently worked with…
    12.12.19

  • USS LLC

    USS LLC

    USS LLC (formerly USS Corporation) has named John T. Ziemba as vice president of sales & operations. Having previously worked at USS for nine years, Ziemba is returning to revitalize the organization’s internal structure, develop industrial…
    12.12.19

  • Qosmedix

    Qosmedix

    Qosmedix has announced that Paul Morris has been named division president. Morris succeeds Hui Herskovitz, who will be transitioning into a new business development role within the organization. Morris joins Qosmedix with more than 20 years of exp…
    12.12.19

  • Decorative Effects

    Infinity Foils Announces New Foil Selection Guide

    Infinity Foils, Incorporated, a member company of the UEI Group, has unveiled its new Foil Selection Guide—their largest guide to date with an expanded foil shade range and increased product offering. According to Infinity Foils, it is also the…
    12.12.19

  • Eco-friendly | Hair Care | Sustainable Pkg/Practices
    Berry M&H Provides Packaging Solution for Philip Kingsley

    Berry M&H Provides Packaging Solution for Philip Kingsley

    Berry M&H and hair care brand Philip Kingsley, have worked together for many years and with M&H’s sustainable packaging options and Philip Kingsley’s determination to produce products with care for the environment, a whole new ran…
    12.12.19

  • Fragrances
    The Fragrance Foundation Inducts Carol Hamilton Into Circle of Champions

    The Fragrance Foundation Inducts Carol Hamilton Into Circle of Champions

    On October 30, leaders of the fragrance industry gathered for the 20th annual Circle of Champions gala to honor Carol Hamilton, the beauty industry veteran who worked her way up through the ranks at L’Oréal Paris over the past 34 years t…
    12.12.19

  • Making the Package That Is Both Sustainable and Upscale

    Mixing luxe products and high-end brand image with directives for innovation and environmentally sustainable packaging is a tall order—but one that is rapidly becoming the norm in the beauty world. And numerous suppliers have risen to the chall…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 12.10.19

  • Pratt Presents ‘Designing  for the New Normal’

    Pratt Presents ‘Designing for the New Normal’

    Pratt’s 4th annual Design Symposium, moderated by Marc Rosen, explores how designers in various disciplines create for today’s global marketplace.
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 12.10.19

  • Is Refillable Packaging the Path to Sustainability in Beauty?

    Is Refillable Packaging the Path to Sustainability in Beauty?

    Here’s a look at the challenges and rewards.
    Kayla Villena, senior beauty analyst, Euromonitor International 12.10.19

  • HCT Group Opens Idea-Inspiring Showroom in Manhattan

    HCT Group Opens Idea-Inspiring Showroom in Manhattan

    Sustainable solutions, stock, turnkey, deco and more—all on display
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 12.10.19

  • Beauty Everywhere

    In this month’s issue, we showcase the Top 20 Global Beauty Companies by financial standings for FY 2019. While our list has remained relatively stable year over year, certain rankings have changed. In some cases, earnings turned out to be less…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 11.01.19

  • Sustainable Pkg/Practices
    Sustainable Solutions: Choosing Aluminum

    Sustainable Solutions: Choosing Aluminum

    As Beauty Packaging continues to hear from cosmetic brands searching for sustainable packaging options, here’s how Yolanda Cooper, founder of hair care brand We Are Paradoxx, made her choices as to which materials to use. We are Paradoxx clai…
    Jamie Matusow, Editor-in-Chief 11.01.19

  • Perlier’s Lavender Honey Line Travels from Liguria, Italy

    Perlier’s Lavender Honey Line Travels from Liguria, Italy

    For generations, Perlier’s formulas have been carefully crafted on 150 acres of botanical gardens at the base of the Alps near Turin, Italy. Each year, Perlier travels to different regions of Italy to source rare and unique honey for their limi…
    11.01.19

  • Masque Milano Launches Two Unisex Fragrances

    Masque Milano Launches Two Unisex Fragrances

    Italian perfume house, Masque Milano has unveiled a duo of luxury unisex fragrances inspired “by the dynamism and various acts of the opera.” Kintsugi ($145) is inspired by a Japanese art, of the same name, in which broken pottery is r…
    11.01.19

  • Dear Dahlia Arrives from Korea

    Dear Dahlia Arrives from Korea

    Sold in Korea, prestige brand Dear Dahlia has now brought “timeless beauty and modern, classic aesthetics with cruelty-free, vegan and 8-free formulas” to the U.S. market. Dear Dahlia features the patented Dahlia Flower Extract (Korea pat…
    11.01.19

  • Nomad Cosmetics Mirrors Harajuku with New Palette

    Nomad Cosmetics Mirrors Harajuku with New Palette

    Nomad has launched a new makeup palette inspired by the eclectic and cutting-edge Harajuku neighborhood of Tokyo. This poppy pastel palette combines 10 creamy eyeshadows with five new multi-chrome toppers that can be used on lids, lips, cheeks or bro…
    11.01.19

  • Epopack Introduces Single Material PET Heavy Wall Jars

    Epopack Introduces Single Material PET Heavy Wall Jars

    Epopack’s MJA series of PET heavy wall jars is designed with a single material concept. In order to increase the efficiency of recycling and reuse of the PET material, the supplier says they are producing the jar with three components: cap, li…
    11.01.19