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Euromonitor Reports on the Beauty Industry Going Green
In a blog post titled “The Quest for Natural Revisited” by analyst Johanna Kolerski-Bezerra, Euromonitor looked at trends that are driving the natural beauty market.
Online Product Reviews and Testimonials Continue to Gain Importance in Beauty Recommendations
The percentage of women who found information through searches done online increased the most since 2010, compared to other influences that either stayed the same or decreased slightly, according to an updated report from The NPD Group.
Fragrance Foundation Reveals 2013 FiFi "Indie" Nominees
The official 30 FiFi "Indie" fragrance nominees will be narrowed to five finalists at the award presentation hosted by Elements Showcase on January 28.
Hong Kong Business Acquires Lornamead
Lornamead owns and manages a portfolio of traditional and heritage U.S., German and U.K. personal care and beauty brands, such as Finesse, CD, Aqua Net, Yardley and Lypsyl, across hair, body, skin and oral care product categories.
Virtual Lily is Tru Fragrance's HipNote for Spring 2013
The scent is inspired by the ongoing consumer trends and blend of technology and the desire for natural.
New Razor Innovation from Schick
The shaving brand is introducing disposable versions of its Schick Hydro razors.
J&J Releases Q4 2012 and Full Year 2012 Financials
The company's fourth quarter sales were up 8% to $17.6 billion, based primarily on its medical and pharmaceutical divisions.
Avon to Close Two US Distribution Centers
Part of its cost-cutting plans, the closing distribution centers are located in Atlanta and Pasadena, California.

Featured Articles

Claims with a Sting
By: Jeff Falk
Recent movements by the FDA reflect a crackdown on claims, and beauty brands would do well to stay up-to-date with regulatory changes.
L’Oréal Acquires Vogue Cosmetics
By: Cristina Kroll
Additionally, Avon named new leadership in Latin America, P&G focuses on productivity figures, regulatory changes were published and more.

Beauty Packaging News

New Launches, Partnerships, Acquisitions and More Beauty Packaging News for Late January 2013
Yonwoo's Duo Airless beauty packaging Learn the latest in beauty packaging news from Lindal, Aptar, Yonwoo/Quadpack, World Wide Packaging and beyond.