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Brand v. Branding

An understanding that you’re not creating a brand or even a product, you’re creating a community of passionate devotees. You won’t enjoy ROI until you’ve invested in ROR (Return On Relationship).

Colin Hutchison Named COO of Edgewell Personal Care

"I am excited to take on the role of COO at this time of progress and potential for Edgewell. The pace of change in our industry and company is dramatic, and it requires us to optimize our organization to execute with agility, simplicity, and efficiency."

Online Beauty Shoppers Rejoice: Feelunique to Acquire The Beautyst

“Feelunique’s unrivaled portfolio of beauty products and The Beautyst’s large and dedicated online beauty community is a powerful combination."

K-Boom: Laneige is the Newest K-Beauty Brand to Expand in the US

"To further reach key consumers, Laneige will also be available at Sephora.com beginning June 2017, as well as in 150 Sephora door locations across the US, beginning September 2017."

The Future is Uncertain for Nestle and L’Oréal

A contract restricts Nestle from adding to its position while Bettencourt is still alive. Outgoing chairman, Peter Brabeck stated that it was not clear what Nestle would do in the event of her death.

UPDATED: Will CJ Corp be The Body Shop's Saving Grace?

L’Oréal was hoping to get close to €1 billion for The Body Shop, however, it is expected that offers will be closer to €700 million.

Lucy Gildea is Mary Kay's New Chief Scientific Officer

“The opportunity to serve as the new chief scientific officer for Mary Kay allows me to marry my passions for science, innovation and empowering women."

Awards Galore: Ashland and Lab Expanscience Take Innovation Zone Gold

Other awards include: winners for the Makeup Bar, the Sensory Award and the award for the best green ingredient.

[Video] Perfect Pitch: J&J Names Winner

Pitches included sun protection sensors, consumer research apps, and products focused on the microbiome, autophagy and sustainable ingredients such as coffee grounds.

in-cosmetics Global: Dr. James Clark Speaks at the Sustainability Corner

Attendees learned that we humans are irresponsible in our waste of limited resources, and that better opportunities could derive from new chemistries and processes.

Beauty Leverages Fashion Sense at UAL

Our editors visited University of the Arts London, London College of Fashion to learn more about the university's cosmetic science program and the impact its fashion design student have on the formulation of cosmetic products.

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