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A.G. Lafley Back In as CEO at P&G
Lafley succeeds Bob McDonald, who is retiring from the company on June 30, 2013, after some recent bumpy results for the company.
Coty Looks to Raise More Than $1 Billion with IPO
The beauty company, which attempted to broker a deal to acquire Avon last year, may offer up to 65.7 million shares for its IPO.
Coty Enters a Joint Venture with Brazilian Frajo International
The new venture will distribute and market Coty's mass/masstige beauty brands in the Brazilian retail channel.
Kline Zeroes in on Professional Beauty Market Drivers for the UK
With the U.K.'s strength in professional hair care services helping the industry maintain, innovations in nail care, skin care and other beauty offerings will push the beauty market forward in the country in the coming years, according to Kline.
CoverGirl Catches Fire with New Movie Partnership
The beauty brand is working on the upcoming film The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, donating products and collaborating with the crew and cast.
H2O Plus Extends Its Deal with Disney
Through the new deal, H2O Plus products will now also be available at Hong Kong Disneyland Resort, Disneyland Resort Paris and Aulani, a Disney Resort & Spa in Ko Olina, Hawaii.
Coty Acquires Beauty Distributor in Southeast Asia
The e acquisition of StarAsia provides Coty with an established distribution platform to sell its mass brands in key developing markets in the Southeast Asia region.
Croda Expands Polyamides with Arizona Chemical Business Acquisition
Croda International Plc. has completed the acquisition of the specialty products business of Arizona Chemical.
Cosmoprof North America Announces Brand/TV Retailer Live Event
As part of the 2013 Cosmoprof North America event (July 14-16), executives from QVC and The Shopping Channel will be on hand for brands to pitch their product concepts in one-on-one presentations.
Get Ready for in-cosmetics Asia 2013
Event to be held in Bangkok October 29–31; to feature scientific advances and market insights.

Beauty Packaging News

New Positioning, Exhibitions, and More Beauty Packaging News for Late May 2013
See news from TricorBraun, Gerresheimer, Tullis Russell and more, as well as new beauty packages from Albéa, Aptar, Lumson, Quadpack, World Wide Packaging and more.

Featured Articles

Keen for Innovation: Standing Apart in Private Label
By: Lisa Doyle
Private label beauty lines work hard to rise to the challenges of swaying skeptics.
The Eyes Have It
By: Katerina Steventon, PhD
Beauty products developed for the eye area must be distinctly different from typical skin care products, as the skin around the eyes is typically softer, smoother and thinner.
Creating and Activating Brand Meaning in Consumer Decisions
By: Anthony Grimes, Rob Barker and David Elliott
Memory representations of brand stimuli and meaning influence purchasing decisions, causing a greater need for an integrated perspective of marketing communications that reflect the rapid, holistic and continuous decision-making processes of consumers.
Epigenetics as the Future of Skin Care
By: Steve Herman
Is dealing in gene expression the next big move for beauty product development?

Featured Event

Jun 18-20, 2013 | New York, NY, USA
HBA Global Expo