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Feb 02, 2010 | 01:53 PM CST

Sustainable Cosmetics Summit to Explore Potential of Social Media

Presentation will explore the gamut of social media outlets available to beauty companies, highlighting their applications in marketing, sales, public relations and customer service.

Jan 22, 2010 | 10:10 AM CST

Personal Care Products Council Announces Annual Meeting Presentations

Meeting includes presentation of studies on industry sustainability practices and the economic impact of the beauty products industry on the economy.

Jan 19, 2010 | 10:44 AM CST

Non-petrochemical Emulsifier

Inolex ingredient appropriate for skin and hair care; compliant to prominent, select green-label standards.

Jan 15, 2010 | 08:50 AM CST

Shiseido to Acquire Bare Escentuals for $1.7 Billion

Acquisition part of Shiseido's bid to boost overseas sales to 50% of overall revenue by 2017.

Jan 08, 2010 | 02:48 PM CST

Summit Looks at Sustainable Issues Within the Beauty Industry

Green marketing challenges, sustainable brand development, ethical retailing and consumer behavior toward natural personal care products are among the topics to be discussed at the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit.

Nov 09, 2009 | 12:20 PM CST

Organic Monitor Assesses Natural; Organic Cosmetic Standards

New research finds the number of natural and organic cosmetic standards is proliferating; however, prospects for a global unified standard appear low.

Nov 09, 2009 | 10:16 AM CST

Fair-trade in Beauty: Certification and Case Studies

By: Imogen Matthews

The beauty industry has always lagged behind food in the development of fair-trade certification, but this is set to change with the announcement of the first fair-trade certified products in the U.K. The history of fair-trade and latest initiatives in beauty, including examples of brands using the new fair-trade mark, are examined.

Oct 14, 2009 | 10:36 AM CDT

Frutarom Launches Its First Natural Cosmetic Line

Bioactive skin shield refined from red microalgae said to offer protection against irritants and oxidative damage.

Oct 05, 2009 | 02:01 PM CDT

Case Study: Steer for the Fast Track

By: Don Condit

Even for those operating in already lucrative markets, assessing the details of an operation and overall production methods can reveal more cost-effective methods that translate to clear market gains. A contract manufacturer of natural and organic soaps considered its development and production capabilities to realize improved gains.

Sep 23, 2009 | 11:43 AM CDT

Sterile Packaging Created for Formulation without Preservatives

D.E.F.I. sterile packaging system

Promens packaging allows for preservation without the use of preservatives in the cosmetic formula.