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Nest Fragrances Names Maria Dempsey CEO

Maria Dempsey brings more than 25 years of industry experience to her new role, most recently as executive vice president of marketing for the Americas, United Kingdom and travel retail at Clarins.

Inside ArtCosmetics’ U.S. Expansion

A new facility expansion in Italy will drive innovation for skin care, indie brands, clean beauty formulations and more.

Naturex and Givaudan to Unveil New Products at in-cosmetics Global 2019

They will include a set of natural active ingredients and botanical extracts to compliment the current Givaudan Active Beauty range.

Avon Calling: Company Pilots 2-Hour Delivery in Brazil, Colombia

“It isn’t just a delivery solution but potentially a whole new approach to connect with consumers,” said Avon Brazil EVP and GM José Vicente Marino. “We look forward to seeing the results as the pilot expands.”

IFF-Lucas Meyer Active Slims Down Anti-aging Body Care

The ingredient reportedly works to improve the body's shape in response to the fat gain that results from the natural aging process.

Alibaba Launches Strategic Partnership Program

A100 will give companies the opportunity to develop working relationships with Alibaba businesses across multiple functions and platforms, with the goal of co-creating efficient, effective and sustainable values.

Croda Adds 15 Ingredients to its Halal Offerings

The ingredients, manufactured at the company’s Ditton site in the U.K., have achieved certification from the Instituto Halal de Junta Islámica.

L’Occitane Acquires Elemis for $900 Million

“This is L’Occitane’s largest acquisition since listing and a major step forward in building a group of premium beauty brands,” said Reinold Geiger, chairman and CEO of L’Occitane. “Elemis presents a truly unique opportunity that fits us perfectly in terms of brand ethos, product quality, management capability, as well as growth and profitability trajectory.”

EverZinc Business Unit Extends Personal Care Reach

“At EverZinc, we are committed to creating products that matter, so we formed EverCare with a singular focus: to get closer to over eighty percent of our customers, who happen to be in the U.S., in order to serve them better and faster,” said CEO Vincent Dujardin.

Nouryon Partners with Unilever for Third Annual Innovation Challenge

Imagine Chemistry sees the company inviting start-ups, scale-ups, university spin-outs and other potential partners to take on chemistry-related challenges and discover new ways to create value for customers.

Citing Growth, Coty Announces Exec Changes

“Today’s organizational changes are important steps in supporting our ongoing transformation, as we complete the P&G specialty beauty business integration and design our strategic road map for future growth,” said CEO Pierre Laubies.

Firmenich Joins Renewable Power Initiative

The company aims to achieve 100% renewable electricity across all of its production sites by 2020; its manufacturing sites in the U.S. and Europe have already achieved this goal.

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