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The Market for Male Beauty Products Increasing in South Korea
An article from the Associated Press discusses how male-oriented beauty products and services are on the rise in the increasingly appearance-conscious South Korea.
Market Research Shows Baby Boomer Attitudes on CPG Spending, Retail Habits
Recently released research from SymphonyIRI notes the strength of the baby boomer generation in the U.S., and discusses how its shopping and purchasing attitudes are shifting.
BirchBox Acquires JolieBox
The acquisition expands Birchbox’s footprint, distribution and partnerships and establishes it as a global lifestyle brand.
Mintel Shows Increase in Makeup Sales in the U.K., With Nails as the Star
The research from Mintel also finds women do not see makeup as just something utilitarian, but relate to it at an emotional level—eight out of ten (80%) say that wearing makeup makes them feel more confident in themselves and is the main reason for them to wear color cosmetics.
Coty to Delay IPO
The IPO will now likely be in early 2013.
Top-performing Global Partners Recognized by P&G
The company recognized suppliers and partners at its External Business Partner Summit event, where it also emphasized its "40-20-10" strategy.

Featured Articles

New Technologies and Novel Ingredients Top European Sustainable Cosmetics Summit Agenda
By: Organic Monitor
The European edition of the Sustainable Cosmetics Summit will take place November 21–23 in Paris.
Pinning With Pinterest
By: Ron Robinson and Upasana Sahu
With the growing popularity of social media site Pinterest, it’s time to look into how it can work to benefit your brand.
New Perspectives in Beauty Retailing
By: Ada Polla
Ever-changing and ever-evolving, the trends in beauty retailing currently include more retailer brands, pop-up shops, video as a sales tool and more.

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