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Mar 27, 2012 | 10:45 AM CDT

PZ Cussons Challenged by Continuing Problems in Nigeria

The company's beauty brands continue to perform well in Europe. However, to help the company moving forward, it is implementing a new supply chain optimization project in the next 12 months.

Jan 30, 2012 | 01:53 PM CST

Shiseido to Debut in Tunisia

The company initially plans to introduce products at 10 stores in 2012 and aims to increase its presence to approximately 20 stores by 2014.

Dec 06, 2011 | 11:12 AM CST

L’Oréal Expands Presence in Africa With Kenyan Subsidiary

The Kenyan subsidiary will act as the hub of L’Oréal's activity in Eastern Africa, which the company is targeting for strategic growth efforts, particularly in the segments of hair care, body care and deodorants.

Oct 24, 2011 | 02:40 PM CDT

Shiseido Announces Joint Venture in Turkey

Partnering with a large Turkish cosmetic import and sales distributor, the Japanese cosmetic company continues its plan to become a major global player in the cosmetic industry.

Nov 05, 2010 | 09:36 AM CDT

Premium Positioning; Innovative Retail Hallmarks of Middle East Beauty Market

By: Gayatri Bhasin, Euromonitor International

Market’s potential and consumers hungry for premium products attracts the world’s most significant beauty brands and retailers.

Oct 04, 2010 | 03:13 PM CDT

Fragrance Supplier Posts 26% Gain in Fiscal Year

CPL Aromas' sales hit $73.8 million; Middle East and India grow 31%. Reults allow company to invest further in R&D.

Sep 04, 2009 | 10:25 AM CDT

Success Beyond the Cultural Divide

Katharine L’Heureux
By: Brian Budzynski

In the fall of 2007, Katharine L’Heureux, founder of Giving Beauty, first lay eyes on Morocco. The excursion took her from Rabat to Casablanca to Marrakesh—the richest sights the country has to offer—and subsequently deeper into the south of the country, where the argan forests cover some 1.5 million acres. It was there, in the midst of government cooperatives and a rather wobbly economic infrastructure, that she had what she refers to as her a-ha moment.

Dec 17, 2008 | 10:33 AM CST

Fragrance Foundation Establishes UAE Partnership

The Fragrance Foundation Arabia to serve perfume market valued at $250 million.

Dec 11, 2008 | 09:49 AM CST

Sourcing on the Slopes of Mount Kenya

By: Micha Walter

In line with recent coverage on organic ingredients and companies working with indigenous communities to source ingredients, GCI presents a company's account of organic oil production on the slopes of Mount Kenya.

Dec 04, 2008 | 11:13 AM CST

Unilever Sells Oil Business; Acquires Soap Business

West African activity intended to strengthen consumer business in the region.