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Freedonia Report Says US Demand for Wipes to Reach $2.5 Billion in 2016
Sales of wipes will be aided by ongoing improvements in the economy and will continue to benefit from features such as ease of use, disposability, portability and reduced risk of cross-contamination, including in the beauty industry.
Targeting Greater Global Sales, Shiseido Launches Clé de Peau Beauté in Russia
The products are now available at Moscow's TSUM, and Shiseido has developed dedicated counters there for the Clé de Peau Beauté brand, which is a top prestige priority for Shiseido.
Growth at Estée Lauder Means Expanded Positions for Jane Lauder, Peter Lichtenthal
This move reflects the company's continuing organizational evolution, which aims to keep pace with its increasing global growth.
Givaudan Opens New Science and Tech Sensory Center in Kent, U.K.
Center features fragrance evaluation booths, simulated consumer bathroom areas to test personal and home care products.
New LA Flagship Walgreens Location Features Extensive Look Boutique
The new Walgreens location celebrates the pharmacy retailing chain's 8,000th store and marks its intentions for a significant presence on the West Coast. It will also be the first Walgreens location to feature Boots No7 beauty products.
Ulta Continues Strong Financial Performance with Q3 2012 Results
For the third quarter, Ulta net sales increased 22.4% to $505.6 million from $413.1 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2011.
DeLeon Named VP of Marketing for Kao USA, Salon Division
In her new role, Andrea DeLeon will lead marketing for the Goldwell and KMS California brands in the U.S.
Katy Perry Signs Fragrance Development Deal with Coty
Coty will also pick up the marketing and distribution of Perry's existing fragrance products.

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Symposium on Diversity and Globalization at FIT Showcases Transforming Business for Beauty
Speakers from companies including MAC Cosmetics, The Body Shop and Deloitte Consulting discussed the need for diversity as part of global growth at this recent event in New York.
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An analysis of more than 800 marketing claims that reveals pitfalls and best practices for beauty product messages and claims.
Packaging and Filling—Working with a Contract Partner
Contract packaging/filling experts share insights and detail some overlooked basic considerations brand owners should keep in mind when working with a contract partner toward creating a successful beauty product and beauty brand.