women's care

12 Apr 2024
--- BGG, a leading Chinese branded ingredient supplier, has revealed plans to create a new global headquarters in Switzerland as a launchpad for international expansion. Operating as BGG World, the company intends to diversify... Read More
09 Apr 2024
--- The Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) releases a final opinion on benzophenone-4 and a preliminary opinion on triphenyl phosphate (TPP), which are commonly used in personal care and cosmetic products.
09 Apr 2024
--- Over 5,000 nail technicians across the UK raise their hands on “National Nail Price Increase Day” and raise their prices to “earn a solid income from their hard work.” The nail technicians cite the... Read More
01 Apr 2024
--- March saw key regulatory bodies take action, with the EU offering more information about the upcoming PFAS ban, the US FDA backing benzene despite a health warning from an independent quality assurance provider and the US... Read More
26 Mar 2024
--- Intimate care draws more attention in the personal care industry as the stigma surrounding women’s health shows signs of breaking down. Sustainable period care brand Flex releases naturally odor-fighting Bamboo Pads... Read More
18 Mar 2024
--- The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) plans to enhance the resilience of biomass supply chains for domestic bio-based manufacturing, which includes personal and home care products. The initiative seeks to bolster... Read More
18 Mar 2024
--- Cargill is pioneering wind-assisted propulsion (WAP) technology on ocean vessels to cut fossil fuels and support decarbonization efforts with renewable energy. The global food corporation recently completed a six-month test... Read More
14 Mar 2024
--- Olay launches a course on Coursera, a for-profit US-based open online course provider, to provide education on “skin care fundamentals” and encourage more learners, especially women and women of color, to enter... Read More
12 Mar 2024
--- Poland intends to lower the VAT rates on beauty services to level the playing field for companies in the beauty industry that currently pay higher VAT rates than others. A spokesperson at Poland’s Ministry of Finance... Read More
08 Mar 2024
--- Mary Kay releases its “Advancing Women’s Entrepreneurship: from Commitment to Action” report for International Women’s Day. It highlights the beauty brand’s accomplishments and commitments to... Read More
04 Mar 2024
--- Evonik is on a mission to cut costs, as it does not see the economy rebounding this year. Chairman Christian Kullmann says in a company press release, “The many crises around the world have put a damper on our... Read More
27 Feb 2024
--- Amid financial turmoil, The Body Shop UK faces store closures, product excess and taxpayers possibly on the hook to foot the bill for laid off workers. The latest twist entails UK high street giant Next reportedly... Read More
22 Feb 2024
--- As the UK gears up for its general election, the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Perfumery Association (CTPA) is making waves with its first manifesto that urges the incoming government to craft a strategy for the cosmetics and... Read More
19 Feb 2024
--- With the rise of personalized beauty technology and Web3 opportunities, legal issues may pose a challenge for personal care companies. From privacy concerns to legal disputes, Duane Morris sheds light on threats and offers... Read More
14 Feb 2024
--- MyMicrobiome has created the Vulvo-Vaginal Standard 25.10, a comprehensive assessment of products to test their safety on the vulva and vagina’s microbiome. The standard includes microorganisms that occur inside the... Read More
14 Feb 2024
--- Giflor is unveiling a multicolor flip-top closure system for the cosmetic and personal care packaging market. The new “Ring” closure, which has a design patent and an innovation patent, contains a circular-shaped... Read More
12 Feb 2024
--- L’Oréal has reported a third consecutive year of double-digit growth and another year of market outperformance as the company achieved further improvement in its operating margin in 2023. The French personal... Read More
02 Feb 2024
--- This week in industry news, The Body Shop is reportedly selling sections of its Europe and Asia business and Old Spice launched a deodorant collection to allow men to feel social and not worry about their smell. Meanwhile,... Read More
31 Jan 2024
--- The multi-billion dollar shea industry remains a crucial focus for West Africa and the rest of the world, with industry, government bodies and NGOs such as the Global Shea Alliance (GSA) working to improve the sector with an... Read More
31 Jan 2024
--- Dove teams up with field hockey coach Kylie Kelce to help keep girls in sports with the #KeepHerConfident campaign. Unilever’s beauty brand says 45% of girls drop out of sports by age 14 due to low body confidence, so... Read More