30-Oct-2014 - Avon Products has made progress in its turnaround bid by posting third quarter net income attributable to the company of $91.4 million, versus a loss of $5.5 million a year earlier.
30-Oct-2014 - Elizabeth Arden’s drive to tighten its global distribution has resulted in a significant fall in both global sales and profits for the first quarter of its financial year.
30-Oct-2014 - Attila Hajdu, previously of GlaxoSmithKline and Astellas Pharma, joins Sirona Biochem where he’ll work to build new partnership and identify products likely to become strong revenue-generating assets.
30-Oct-2014 - Revlon is showing some of the first signs of recovery after it posted third quarter results demonstrating that profits had risen on the back of last year’s acquisition of the Colomer professional salon care business.
30-Oct-2014 - Junko Miyano, digital marketing manager, Nihon L’Oréal, L’Oreal’s Japanese subsidiary, talked to Cosmetics Design about the company’s digital marketing strategy in the country. Started in 2006, it has evolved rapidly from a small base and a low budget to become one of the most effective and fastest paced campaigns in the country’s cosmetics category.
29-Oct-2014 - In a recession some things have to go on hold but it appears in Brazil that beauty is not one of those things as the value of the make-up market is tipped to grow despite the receding economy.
29-Oct-2014 - L’Oreal’s Travel Retail Division is launching its Vichy, La Roche-Posay and Kérastase brands in selected Travel Retail locations in Asia and the Americas, as it looks to capitalize on its ‘sixth continent’.
29-Oct-2014 - The luxury personal care retailer announced last week that two new US stores will open in the coming months.
29-Oct-2014 - A newly established scientific committee are set to assess cutting edge research for the Probiota 2015 Scientific Frontiers poster session. Don’t miss your chance to present as entries close on November 7.
28-Oct-2014 - Mintel just released its trends report for the coming year, and some personal care brands are ahead of the curve, developing products and consumer relationship solutions that anticipate emerging consumer expectations.
28-Oct-2014 - Procter & Gamble is feeling confident with its Personal Care business after it stood firm in a difficult quarter that fell below expectations.
28-Oct-2014 - New York-based Juice Generation says it is set to launch a line of drink comprising ingredients normally contained in topical skin care products as cosmetics you drink.
28-Oct-2014 - Givenchy and Jurlique have begun selling beauty products on the Jumei platform, which credits its anti-counterfeit labelling as a differentiating factor for brands concerned about maintaining product standards in international e-commerce.
28-Oct-2014 - Scientists in China and Canada have shown that the addition of lignin to commercial sunscreens can actually enhance their effectiveness and that exposure to sunlight may help them work even better.
27-Oct-2014 - The shaving and hair removal market in the US is benefiting from the social norm for body hair to be removed as sales for women’s grooming products are up more so than they have been for a couple of years.
27-Oct-2014 - The brand, after five years in development, is beginning with three skin care products and an e-commerce site.
27-Oct-2014 - IFF now has 12 independent board members serving alongside the company’s new CEO.
27-Oct-2014 - Technology Applications International Corporation (NUUU) has concluded a clinical study to test the efficacy of anti-aging products, developed on earth and tested in space by NASA.
24-Oct-2014 - Unilever felt the full force of the slowdown in emerging markets, with China in particular making for bad news; and even the performance of its largest, and normally more reliable, category, Personal Care, took a hit.
23-Oct-2014 - Contemporary consumers expect technology to make their lives easier and more comfortable and the cosmetics sector is taking inspiration from the internet and cashless vending machines to drive more sophisticated and advanced innovations.