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Aug 01, 2012 | 04:17 PM CDT

Baby Care Shows Dynamism in Face of Aging Demographics, Slowing Economies

By: Rob Walker, Euromonitor International

Baby and child-specific products outperformed all beauty and personal care categories in 2011, generating global retail growth of 7% at fixed US dollar prices. And despite the dual challenge of aging demographics and acute economic instability, the category’s global growth prospects to 2016 look promising. Euromonitor International assesses the main category battlegrounds and identifies where brands ought to be strengthening their positions going forward.

Jul 09, 2012 | 04:41 PM CDT

The Parallel Worlds of Hair Care

By: Rob Walker, Euromonitor International

Developed and emerging markets are currently consuming hair care products in two very diverse, distinct ways—one trading down and the other trading up.

Jun 27, 2012 | 01:24 PM CDT

Mary Kay Expands in India

The direct selling beauty business opens a new office in Ludhiana.

Jun 14, 2012 | 11:55 AM CDT

The Anatomy of Global Skin Tones

professional skin care client with skin of color
By: Pamela Springer

Meet consumers' needs by understanding the skin's mechanism as it relates to ethnic differences.

Jun 14, 2012 | 11:08 AM CDT

PZ Cussons Reports for Year Ended May 2012, Launches New Beauty Brands

A strong performance in the U.K. and momentum in emerging markets help buoy the company, which had reported an expectation of lower profits, and the company is targeting mom and babies and the anti-aging market with new brand launches.

Jun 01, 2012 | 10:47 AM CDT

Fairness Cream Sales to Dominate Male Cosmetics Market in India

Increasing spending on skin care products by Indian male consumer to drive fairness creams sales, according to Kuick Research.

Dec 05, 2011 | 09:05 AM CST

Jurlique Acquired By Pola Orbis

Japanese beauty brand owner purchases Australia-based Jurlique to capitalize on existing multichannel distribution and continue geographic expansion.

Oct 24, 2011 | 02:03 PM CDT

A Look at Skin Care and Hair Care in China

By: Randy Wang, Project Manager, PCHi, Reed Sinoph…

In the ever-growing Asian beauty marketplace, the opportunities in China continue to outpace nearly all others.

Nov 24, 2010 | 08:15 AM CST

Beiersdorf Launches Vietnam Affiliate

Through the affiliate, Beiersdorf looks to expand its reach in the Southeast Asian marketplace.

Oct 31, 2008 | 12:10 PM CDT

Australia, New Zealand Take Step Toward Regulating Nanotechnology

Australia and New Zealand have taken a first step toward regulating nanotechnology, specifically with a call for food companies to disclose any products that contain particles invisible to the naked eye.