08 Jun 2023
--- Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) has kicked off the second edition of its India-focused program to scale new beauty start-up businesses, called Beauty&You. The first program was introduced last year to new and... Read More
07 Jun 2023
--- Researchers are investigating how to introduce an untapped dimension of augmented reality – into the realm of scent. Integrating smell into an olfactory virtual reality that mimics the real world may potentially... Read More
06 Jun 2023
--- UK’s new Free Trade Agreements (FTA) with Australia and New Zealand (NZ) have entered into force, with specific cosmetics trade benefits between the two countries. This marks the first deals negotiated “from... Read More
02 Jun 2023
--- The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has published its fifth report on the use of alternatives to testing on animals for the REACH (Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals) Regulation. It finds... Read More
31 May 2023
--- Data released by the Brazilian Cosmetic, Toiletries and Perfumery Industry Association (Abihpec) reveals that the international trade surplus of the Brazilian personal hygiene, perfumery and cosmetics industry increased by... Read More
24 May 2023
--- Plant-origin and organic sourcing are in focus at the ongoing PLMA 2023 trade show. Live at the event, Allison by Nopa Nordic, Nature & Stratégie, DS Tech and Cosmewax speak with PersonalCareInsights about the... Read More
23 May 2023
--- Symrise has unveiled Little Red House – a fine fragrance creation hub – in Shanghai, China. The hub offers a space dedicated to market research, creative arts and olfactory culture, featuring exclusive events and... Read More
19 May 2023
--- In industry news this week, Coty launched a serum that represents the concept of “power beauty,” Bath & Body Works changed its business strategy to focus on its men’s line and Lush unveiled its Green... Read More
11 May 2023
--- Amid a continued challenging economic environment, International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), Edgewell Personal Care, Brenntag and The Beauty Health Company have released their latest financial results. While the... Read More
10 May 2023
--- Industry’s beauty brands and suppliers released their quarterly results this week. Coty highlighted prestige fragrances as a key demand driver for better than anticipated performance later in its fiscal year.... Read More
10 May 2023
--- The Cosmetic, Toiletry & Perfumery Association (CTPA) is stating that animal testing on cosmetic products is not being reintroduced in the UK. This comes after various organizations and media suspect the government of... Read More
09 May 2023
--- The highly anticipated merger between DSM and fragrance giant Firmenich has been realized, ushering in a new era of innovation. One of its four highest-performing segments, perfumery and beauty, holds the potential for... Read More
08 May 2023
--- Designing sustainable skin and hair care solutions in line with the conscious beauty movement is a delicate balancing act of naturality, traceability and functionality expectations. This year’s host of eco-friendly... Read More
08 May 2023
--- American actress Michelle Pfeiffer’s genderless and fine fragrance brand Henry Rose has announced a Series A investment led by Sandbridge Capital. The partnership marks the brand’s first external investment since... Read More
05 May 2023
--- Evolva, a company which harnesses industrial biotech to produce natural molecules, has signed a multi-year agreement with an undisclosed contract manufacturing organization (CMO) partner. Evolva’s fermentation-based... Read More
05 May 2023
--- The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) completed its acquisition of the Tom Ford brand and is now its sole owner of all its intellectual property. With its emergence from bankruptcy, Revlon announced it has formed a new... Read More
04 May 2023
--- The Estée Lauder Companies has reported net sales of US$3.75 billion for its third quarter ended March 31, 2023, a decline of 12% from US$4.25 billion in the prior-year period. Company stocks fell 17.34% yesterday.... Read More
04 May 2023
--- Member state representatives in the European Commission’s (EC) registration, evaluation, authorisation and restriction of chemicals (REACH) Committee have voted to adopt a proposal to restrict or ban synthetic polymers... Read More
03 May 2023
--- Pioneering biotech specialist Modern Meadow is harnessing microbes to create new sustainable solutions that replace conventional beauty ingredients. In a new partnership with German specialty chemicals giant Evonik, the... Read More
02 May 2023
--- Global skin and hair care sector solutions providers are set to convene at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists’ (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day (May 2-3) at the Javits Center in New York City. At the event,... Read More