Beauty Buzz


  • CosmeticBusiness Closes on a High Note

    CosmeticBusiness Closes on a High Note

    CosmeticBusiness, held in Munich on June 5-6, proved to be more international this year, according to show organizers, with 449 exhibitors representing companies from 22 countries. Innovation and sustainability were leading topics of interest to trad…
    07.26.19

  • Lindal Group Celebrates 60th Anniversary

    Lindal Group Celebrates 60th Anniversary

    Hamburg, Germany-based, aerosol dispensing provider Lindal Group marked its 60th anniversary by hosting a series of celebratory events with its 1,200 employees, from its 14 international locations, to acknowledge their loyalty and diligence within th…
    07.26.19

  • Tapematic Receives Three European Patents

    Tapematic has announced the issuance of three European Patents: (EP 2500448 B1; EP 3015176 B1; EP 2692450 B1) as well as U.S. Patent: 9,487,857 pertaining to the Tapematic PST Line I. These patents represent Tapematic’s continuous evolvement of…
    07.26.19

  • Berry Global Wins Five Awards from the Flexographic Technical Association

    Berry Global Wins Five Awards from the Flexographic Technical Association

    Berry Global, Inc. has received five awards from the 2019 Excellence in Flexography Awards Competition, including Best in Show. These awards from the Flexographic Technical Association are given to flexographic printers who have proven their ability…
    07.26.19

  • Demand for Natural Cosmetics Is at An All-Time High

    Demand for Natural Cosmetics Is at An All-Time High

    According to a report published by Grand View Research, the global natural cosmetics market is expected to reach a value of $48.04 billion by 2025, at a CAGR of 5.01% from 2019 to 2025. High demand for natural health and wellness products is attribut…
    07.26.19

  • New President Named at ICMAD

    New President Named at ICMAD

    Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors (ICMAD), a non-profit trade association with a focus on independently owned businesses of all sizes, has announced the appointment of Dr. Ken Marenus as its president. Dr. Marenus has a distinguishe…
    07.26.19

  • Natura to Join Beauty’s Top 5 With Avon Acquisition

    Natura to Join Beauty’s Top 5 With Avon Acquisition

    Following much speculation, and some confusion over a deal with LG, Natura & Co has announced the acquisition of 130-year-old Avon Products, Inc. in an all-share transaction, which they say creates “the fourth-largest pure-play beauty group…
    07.26.19

  • Inter Parfums Signs Licensing Deal with Kate Spade

    Inter Parfums, Inc. has announced that its majority owned Paris-based subsidiary, Interparfums SA, has entered into an 11-year exclusive worldwide fragrance license agreement with Kate Spade New York. According to the agreement, Inter Parfums says…
    07.26.19

  • Shiseido Opens ‘Senses-Driven’ Installation at Singapore’s Jewel Changi Airport

    Shiseido Opens ‘Senses-Driven’ Installation at Singapore’s Jewel Changi Airport

    Shiseido’s one-of-a-kind experience for the senses now greets travelers at Singapore’s 10-story Jewel Changi Airport where a $1.25 billion investment has made the airport, itself, the destination. Within, visitors can experience the be…
    07.26.19

  • Beiersdorf Adds Coppertone to Sun Care Portfolio

    Beiersdorf Adds Coppertone to Sun Care Portfolio

    German-owned Beiersdorf, the manufacturer of skincare brands including Nivea, has purchased the U.S. sun care brand Coppertone from Bayer for $550 million. The Coppertone brand, with its iconic ad image was first introduced in 1944. The acquisition i…
    07.26.19

  • Pat McGrath Labs Expands at Selfridges

    Pat McGrath Labs Expands at Selfridges

    Pat McGrath Labs—the eponymous makeup brand created by the British makeup artist—has launched a permanent beauty counter at Selfridges Oxford Street. It will also open at Selfridges Manchester later this summer. This expansion follows the…
    07.26.19

  • Amorepacific Signs MOU with TerraCycle to Recycle Empty Bottles

    Amorepacific and global environment company TerraCycle have signed an MOU for “systematical recycling” of empty bottles. Highlights of the memorandum include: recycling at least 100 tons of empty plastic bottles each year for three yea…
    07.26.19

  • Olay Tests Refillable Packaging

    Olay Tests Refillable Packaging

    According to P&G, in October 2019 to year-end, in a move “that could dramatically reduce the amount of plastic used in the beauty category,” Olay will offer its best-selling Olay Regenerist Whip moisturizer with a refill pod that fits…
    07.26.19

  • Diamond Packaging Wins Seven Awards

    Diamond Packaging Wins Seven Awards

    Diamond Packaging won seven awards in the 26th Annual FSEA Gold Leaf Awards Competition. The awards showcase Diamond’s folding carton decorating capabilities, including cold foiling, embossing and NFC tagging. In the Beauty-sphere, Diamond w…
    07.26.19

  • U.S. Representative Troy Balderson Visits Anomatic

    U.S. Representative Troy Balderson Visits Anomatic

    U.S. Representative Troy Balderson and a delegation of guests paid a recent visit to the New Albany, OH, headquarters of Anomatic Corporation, a full-service manufacturer of anodized aluminum and metallized packaging. Balderson’s stop featur…
    07.26.19

  • Institute of Packaging Professionals Announces 2019 AmeriStar Award Winners

    Institute of Packaging Professionals Announces 2019 AmeriStar Award Winners

    Twenty-seven winners were selected as recipients of a coveted 2019 AmeriStar Award, a prestigious design award for the packaging industry, produced by IoPP, The Institute of Packaging Professionals. A roster of 12 judges from various segments of the…
    07.26.19

  • Package Development | Sustainable Pkg/Practices
    Michelle Pfeiffer Launches EWG Verified, Cradle-to-Cradle Fragrance

    Michelle Pfeiffer Launches EWG Verified, Cradle-to-Cradle Fragrance

    With a focus on sustainability and safety in both quality ingredients and packaging, Henry Rose, a direct-to-consumer line of fine fragrances founded by Michelle Pfeiffer, has launched with five distinct, genderless scents. Setting a new transparen…
    05.29.19

  • Bath/Body | Cosmetics | Health and Beauty | Personal Care | Skin Care/Sun Care
    The Hut Group’s New Luxe Hair Care Acquisition

    The Hut Group’s New Luxe Hair Care Acquisition

    The Hut Group (THG), a global online beauty and well-being business, continues to expand its portfolio with the acquisition of Christophe Robin, a luxury natural hair care brand. Established in Paris in 1999 by celebrity colorist Christophe Robi…
    05.29.19

  • Sustainable Pkg/Practices
    Sustainability Will be a Focus at CosmeticBusiness 2019

    Sustainability Will be a Focus at CosmeticBusiness 2019

    This year’s CosmeticBusiness show, scheduled for June 5-6 in Munich, Germany, will feature 429 exhibitors and companies presenting solutions for future product concepts of the cosmetics industry; 75 of these companies are first-time presenter…
    05.29.19

  • Pretium Packaging Acquires Olcott Plastics

    Pretium Packaging, a North American manufacturer of plastic containers and closures, has announced its acquisition of Olcott Plastics, Inc., based in St. Charles, IL. Pretium says Olcott “meaningfully bolsters” Pretium’s inject…
    05.29.19