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  • Sensormatic Label Provides Anti-Theft Solution for Small Beauty Items

    Sensormatic Label Provides Anti-Theft Solution for Small Beauty Items

    As makeup counters turn to more open selection formats, beauty retailers and brands face more concern about theft. Tyco Retail Solutions has revealed its new Sensormatic health, beauty & cosmetic (HBC) label, which provides an anti-theft solution…
    09.01.18

  • Applicators | Design Capabilities | Flexibles
    Qosmedix Debuts Dual-Sided ‘Macaron’ Blending Sponge

    Qosmedix Debuts Dual-Sided ‘Macaron’ Blending Sponge

    A double-sided latex-free “macaron” blending sponge (2.13-inch diameter x 0.65 inch; 54.1 mm x 16.5 mm) from Qosmedix allows users to easily apply and blend makeup. Use the smooth side to apply product and then blend or set using the spon…
    09.01.18

  • Glass | Printing/Decorating
    Glaspray’s Hybrid QeX (Quick Exchange) System

    Glaspray’s Hybrid QeX (Quick Exchange) System

    Glaspray says its patented Hybrid QeX (Quick Exchange) System is the ultimate expression of innovation, combining CNC (computer numerical control) craftsmanship with “revolutionary” design. The various styles of Hybrid reflect the strengt…
    09.01.18

  • Airless | Bottles/Jars | Caps/Closures | Plastics | Skin Care/Sun Care
    Tatcha Harvests ‘The Pearl’

    Tatcha Harvests ‘The Pearl’

    Tatcha has launched The Pearl ($48), a 2-in-1 treatment and illumination formulation with anti-aging Akoya pearl extract and detoxifying Uji green tea that “awakens eyes and reduces the look of dark circles and wrinkles instantly and over time,…
    09.01.18

  • Plastics | Skin Care/Sun Care
    Amorepacific Botanical Radiance Oil Works on Skin and Hair

    Amorepacific Botanical Radiance Oil Works on Skin and Hair

    Amorepacific’s lightweight all-over hydrating Botanical Radiance Oil ($105) is formulated with “precious” ingredients sourced from South Korea’s Jeju Island, blended with spring flower seed oil and three elements of the green…
    09.01.18

  • Bottles/Jars | Labels | Printing | Skin Care/Sun Care | Stock Pkg
    California Baby Earns USDA Label

    California Baby Earns USDA Label

    Botanically based skincare brand California Baby is introducing what it says is “a first-of-its-kind preservative system that relies on 100% plant-based content.” The brand will enhance all of its products to include this new formulation,…
    09.01.18

  • Bottles/Jars | Caps/Closures | Hair Care
    Aveda Picks A Favorite for Re-Launch: Cherry Almond

    Aveda Picks A Favorite for Re-Launch: Cherry Almond

    To celebrate Aveda’s 40th anniversary this fall, the brand is relaunching one of its very first products ever. Aveda’s new Cherry Almond shampoo and conditioner ($17 each) was launched as Cherry Almond Bark Conditioner in 1978, by Aveda&r…
    09.01.18

  • Compacts | Cosmetics
    Jouer’s Essential Jet Set Palette Takes Off

    Jouer’s Essential Jet Set Palette Takes Off

    Jouer says its Essential Jet Set collection ($24), with six matte shadows, is ideal for on-the go travelers who want to create the perfect smoky eye or no-makeup makeup look all with one luxurious palette. The thought behind the design of the Jet…
    09.01.18

  • Avon Products Inc.

    Avon Products Inc.

    Benedetto Conversano has been hired as chief digital and information technology officer at Avon Products Inc. A former Procter & Gamble Co. executive, Conversano, rose to be global business services leader and chief information officer for P&…
    09.01.18

  • The Pierre Fabre Group

    The Pierre Fabre Group

    The Pierre Fabre Group has announced that Núria Perez-Cullell has been appointed to the position of CEO of its Pierre Fabre Dermo-Cosmetics (PFDC) subsidiary. Perez-Cullell takes over from Eric Ducournau, whose appointment as Pierre Fabre Grou…
    09.01.18

  • Milani Cosmetics

    Milani Cosmetics

    Grace Ray has taken the position of chief executive officer at Milani Cosmetics, replacing current interim CEO, Michelle Taylor, who moved into the chairman of the board role at the company. Taylor replaces Dennis O’Brien, partner at Gryphon In…
    09.01.18

  • Amyris-Biossance

    Amyris-Biossance

    Caroline Hadfield has been promoted to president of Biossance. Hadfield is recognized for leading the brand’s launch and subsequent success. Formerly senior vice president of Personal Care at Amyris, Hadfield will continue to lead brand positio…
    09.01.18

  • Arbonne

    Arbonne

    Arbonne International, LLC has introduced a new chief executive officer, Jean-David Schwartz. Former CEO Kay Zanotti decided to retire after nine years, to spend more time with her family. During her tenure, Zanotti led Arbonne through some of its mo…
    09.01.18

  • Avon Products Inc.

    Avon Products, Inc. has appointed Bill Rahn to the position of group vice president, Asia Pacific (APAC). In this role, he will oversee the entire APAC region, leading Avon’s business across five markets—China, India, Malaysia, Philippine…
    09.01.18

  • APC Packaging

    APC Packaging

    Shanna Johns has joined APC Packaging as their new director of business development, where she will focus on building new client relationships and increasing sales for both stock and custom packaging, as well as lead efforts to enhance APC Packaging&…
    09.01.18

  • Kirker Enterprises

    Kirker Enterprises

    Kirker Enterprises has announced that Betti Ann Catino has joined the company as senior sales executive. Catino has held various positions in the cosmetics/beauty industry for nearly 20 years. Most recently she served as account manager and turnkey p…
    09.01.18

  • Cosmetics
    Bliss Partners with PETA’s ‘Beauty Without Bunnies’ Program

    Bliss Partners with PETA’s ‘Beauty Without Bunnies’ Program

    Bliss says animal lovers can now rejoice. The leading spa and beauty brand has announced its partnership with PETA and acceptance into the organization’s Beauty Without Bunnies program. Earlier this year, Bliss underwent a total brand relaun…
    09.01.18

  • Cosmetics
    E’quipe to Introduce MemoMi Labs Digital Mirror

    E’quipe to Introduce MemoMi Labs Digital Mirror

    Later this year, e’quipe, Ltd., subsidiary of Kanebo, will become Japan’s first cosmetics company to introduce the digital mirror from MemoMi Labs Inc. of Silicon Valley, CA. Customers of SUQQU brand cosmetics will have the chance to expe…
    09.01.18

  • Cosmetics | Printing/Decorating
    Korea’s Innisfree Brand to Open Second U.S. Standalone

    Korea’s Innisfree Brand to Open Second U.S. Standalone

    After achieving what the brand calls “major success” in Union Square, Korea’s No. 1 beauty brand, Innisfree, opened a second U.S. store in July. This one is at the Westfield Garden State Plaza in Northern New Jersey. Innisfree boast…
    09.01.18

  • Skin Care/Sun Care
    P&G Reaches Out to First Aid Beauty

    P&G Reaches Out to First Aid Beauty

    Procter & Gamble has revealed its plans to acquire First Aid Beauty (FAB), an indie skincare brand sold at retailers including Sephora and Ulta, for a sum of about $250 million. FAB would likely operate as a wholly owned subsidiary, with founder…
    09.01.18