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A new deal will bring Boots stores into malls and shopping districts, and will incorporate k-beauty brands.
Brazilian beauty has always appealed to Americans, and the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio may send more of trends state-side.
As technology grows, various companies expand too, including Croda and it's range of ingredients for the personal care industry. The company recently announced its acquisition of the technology portfolio from Inventiva.
Building Central and Eastern Europe's personal care industry, Univar has expanded its distribution agreement with The Dow Chemical Company, whose ingredients will now be distributed in an additional 10 countries.
Estee Lauder has begun its push to reach smaller Chinese cities, depite the softening economy. The company is continuing its investment in the Chinese market, as China sales grew 8% in the last quarter, lower than the highs the company reached at 20%.
The Professional Beauty Association awarded five scholarships to aspiring students and beauty professionals for their education and career.
Kanebo Cosmetics announced the launch of high-priced cosmetics, the first launch in 10 years. They will be available in Japan in September.
Cosmetics and skin care companies around the UAE are continuing to expand into internartional markets, following a stronger demand.
Iran and Korea signed an agreement to ease regulations the government on Korean cosmetics exports, making way for expanded sales.
Procter & Gamble announced their investment in Argentina, which could turn out to pave the way for industry growth.