Suzi Weiss-Fischermann Taking a Step Back from OPI

Weiss-Fischermann is transitioning from her OPI role as founder and executive VP to OPI consultant. Her new role is effective July 1, 2014.

Top Beauty Trends in 2014 Reported by Euromonitor

Multifunctionality and social outreach continue to be big trends in beauty, says Euromonitor, but the market researcher also is tracking the importance of the experience in how beauty consumers interact with brands and products.

Brazil Hair Care Launches in 2013 Pace Ahead Globally

Brazil seems to be leading the charge in terms of much global hair car innovation, according to Mintel.

Supergoop! Teams with Tennis Superstar Maria Sharapova

This partnership will be a vehicle for Supergoop! to spotlight the brand’s mission to elevate skin cancer awareness, alongside the many skin care and beauty benefits attributed to applying UV protection every single day.

Shiseido Targets Indonesia for Growth with New Joint Venture

In the Indonesian market, which offers high growth potential, Shiseido will strive to boost sales not only by continuing to foster its Shiseido global brand promoted around the world, but also by stepping up focus on the masstige market.

Bobbi Brown Joins Yahoo as Editor In Chief of Beauty

Joining Yahoo as of April 21, 2014, Brown will lead editorial direction, original content and the expansion and re-imagination of Yahoo Beauty.

A Pre-Easter Holiday Week Big Shopping Opportunity for Mexican Consumers

Known as Semana Santa, the week before Easter is celebrated in Mexican culture—and it has been shown as a shopping opportunity that helps beauty shine, according to The NPD Group.

Financial News

L'Oréal Q1 2014 Sales Clock in at €5.64 Billion

LVMH Announces Organic Revenue Increases 6% for Q1 2014

PZ Cussons Sees Performance in Line with Expectations for Early 2014

Beauty Packaging News

Pack Manufacturing News, Foam Options, and More Beauty Packaging News and Launches for Mid April 2014

Get the latest on packaging news and launches from Bert-Co, Avery Dennison, Qosmedix, TricorBraun, Albéa, Aptar Beauty + Home and many more.

Featured Articles

Sunscreens for Today's Consumers

By: By Rachel Ametsitsi, Ada Polla and Anne Pouillot
With recent U.S. Food and Drug Administration changes to sunscreen legislation, a review of sunscreens is in order.

The Beauty of Data-driven Loyalty

By: Naomi Kasolowsky
Loyalty isn’t—and shouldn’t be—easy to cultivate in consumers. Putting in the work and gaining knowledge from user-supplied data helps brands build a stronger, more authentic, more meaningful and more useful connection.

Beauty Ingredient Innovations and Trends

By: Joshua Hashim
Looking back at 2013 and ahead to trends in 2014, beauty ingredients are bringing more to the table, with vibrant color and hydrating options driving innovation.