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MAC and Benefit Stand with Planned Parenthood

“The partnership between Planned Parenthood, MAC and Benefit transcends beyond our brands’ businesses and contributes to the greater goal of supporting healthy futures and rights for women and girls and LGBTQ communities,” said John Demsey, chairman, The MAC AIDS FUND and executive group president, The Estée Lauder Companies.

AVT Appoints Global Accounts Director

In his new role, Hans-Peter Stockkamp will be the key focal point for managing AVT’s partnerships in the label and packaging converting markets.

Josh Wood Colour Gets Some Major Green

Josh Wood Colour offers products, formulas and personalized digital consultations, with the objective of producing natural color and 100% grey coverage. The round was led by Index Ventures, whose portfolio includes Glossier and Farfetch.

Mana Products Eyes Expansion in Long Island City

The company currently operates out of two facility’s in Queens, New York’s Long Island City neighborhood—Hunters Point (27-11 49th Ave.) and 32-02 Queens Blvd.—and is proposing to centralize its operations, but faces local government hurdles.

Helen of Troy Explores Divestment of Personal Care Business

“As it relates to our beauty segment, today’s announcement of a formal process for the personal care brands allows us to concentrate resources on beauty appliances, including our market-leading Hot Tools and Revlon brands,” said CEO Julien R. Mininberg.

JD Beauty Announces Merger with Goody Products

JD Beauty’s brands include WetBrush, Bio Ionic hair styling tools and Ouidad hair care. The combined businesses will create a multi-brand, diversified hair care, accessory, liquid and tool company.

[podcast] Why the FDA Disallows Europe’s Sunscreens

Between limited UV filter options and bans on organic sunscreens, the U.S. sunscreen market is wrought with strife. So why not just add Europe's UV filters to expand the U.S. portfolio? As David Steinberg explains in this podcast, it's not that easy. Listen now.

Personal Care, or Personal Trainer? Lipotec Active Does Both

Created to tone the body, new clinical research substantiates this ingredient's use in skin care to redefine the facial contour and reduce double chin.

Are E-sports Stars the New Influencer?

"With our history of partnering with the best in class in sports and entertainment around the world, and as an early non-endemic brand playing in the gaming and esports space, Gillette is proud to take this next step with Twitch and align with the best streamers from around the world."

Gillette and TerraCycle Team Up for Razor Recycling

“This is an important first step towards sustainable solutions for shaving products and the start of an exciting journey with Gillette and TerraCycle,” said Gillette CEO Gary Coombe.

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