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Cosmetics Compact: A mixed bag of results for industry’s top players

Cosmetics Compact: A mixed bag of results for industry’s top players

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 13-Nov-2015

Naturally Australian Products taps into high demand for Antipodean botanicals

Naturally Australian Products taps into high demand for Antipodean botanicals

Jacqui Rathner

Chief Operation Officer - Naturally Australian Products

Naturally Australian Products has grown its product line up from just four products to create a portfolio of nearly 100 botanical-based offerings in the space of a few short years. We recently spoke to company COO Jacqui Rathner who shared the reasons why the business has experienced such a rapid pace of growth. 

Published: 12-Nov-2015

Creating personal care products with the help of plants

Creating personal care products with the help of plants

Rebecca Blahosky

Vice President of Sales & Marketing - Botanic Innovations

Rebecca Blahosky of Botanic Innovations spoke with Cosmetics Design reporter Deanna Utroske at the SCC Suppliers Day event in Long Beach, California, this month about sourcing and formulating with ingredients derived from fruit, vegetable, and herb seeds.

Published: 29-Oct-2015

Organic Monitor discusses challenges and opportunities in the huge Brazil naturals market

Organic Monitor discusses challenges and opportunities in the huge Brazil naturals market

Amarjit Sahota

Founder - Organic Monitor

At the recent Organic Monitor Sustainable Cosmetics Summit in Sao Paulo, Brazil, we spoke to the market research company's founder Amajit Sahota to find out about the challenges posed by the recent economic downtown for the natural cosmetics markets, as well as to discover what opportunities still exist, despite the tougher times. 

Published: 28-Oct-2015

Cosmetics Compact: China slowdown, microbeads, advertising and more...

Cosmetics Compact: China slowdown, microbeads, advertising and more...

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 16-Oct-2015

Mintel analyst says opportunities still exist in Brazil, despite the downturn

Mintel analyst says opportunities still exist in Brazil, despite the downturn

Vivienne Rudd

Director of Global Insight and Innovation, Beauty & Personal Care - Mintel

Cosmetics Design caught up with Mintel analyst Vivienne Rudd to find out what is going on in the massive Brazil market. And despite the economic downturn, it seems that sun care, hair colorant, deodorants and the men's grooming category will continue to offer manufacturers opportunities.

Published: 13-Oct-2015

Reserveage Organics founder credits Gelita with firming up science supporting beauty-from-within

Reserveage Organics founder credits Gelita with firming up science supporting beauty-from-within

Reserveage Organics, a company built first upon the benefits of the antioxidants found in wine grapes, is expanding rapidly into the beauty-from-within category, which founder Naomi Whittel says is finally taking off in the US.

Published: 02-Oct-2015

Cosmetics Compact: A sustainability focus...

Cosmetics Compact: A sustainability focus...

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 18-Sep-2015

Cosmetics Compact: The stories behind the financial results…

Cosmetics Compact: The stories behind the financial results…

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 21-Aug-2015

Cosmoprof Las Vegas 2015: Interview with Aloxxi professional hair care

Cosmoprof Las Vegas 2015: Interview with Aloxxi professional hair care

Founder, CEO

George Schaeffer - Alloxi

George Schaeffer, founder of OPI, of one of the biggest names in nail care, talks about his shift into the professional hair care sector. Having created a household name for the OPI brand, he explains in this interview how he wants to do the same thing in professional hair color.

Published: 12-Aug-2015

Cosmetics Compact: Hair innovation and regulation, P&G refocus and technology…

Cosmetics Compact: Hair innovation and regulation, P&G refocus and technology…

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 07-Aug-2015

Cosmoprof Las Vegas video interview: Ancorotti Cosmetics

Cosmoprof Las Vegas video interview: Ancorotti Cosmetics

Mary Ann Guarino

Vice President North America - Ancorotti Cosmetics

Italy-based Ancorotti Cosmetics is one of the few companies in the world specializing in mascara. We caught up with the vice president of the North American operations, Mary Aunn Guarino, to find out more.

Published: 06-Aug-2015

Cosmetics Compact: Court rulings, trends, research, and deals

Cosmetics Compact: Court rulings, trends, research, and deals

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 24-Jul-2015

Cosmetics Compact: Coty merge confirmation, Unilever buying again, sunscreen and more...

Cosmetics Compact: Coty merge confirmation, Unilever buying again, sunscreen and more...

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 10-Jul-2015

Cosmetics Compact: Discussing deals, media scares, EU market recovery and fines

Cosmetics Compact: Discussing deals, media scares, EU market recovery and fines

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 26-Jun-2015

Ashland taps into epigenetics to target skin care pollution

Ashland taps into epigenetics to target skin care pollution

Joel Mantelin

Global marketing manager, biofunctionals - Ashland Specialty Ingredients

The Cosmetics Design team caught up with Joel Mantelin, global marketing manager, biofunctionals at Ashland Specialty Ingredients, to find out how epigenetics is playing an increasingly important role in the company's research and development focus to develop more effective skin care ranges.

Published: 25-Jun-2015

Cosmetics Compact: L’Oreal, P&G, Boots news, while Beiersdorf and Unilever do ad battle

Cosmetics Compact: L’Oreal, P&G, Boots news, while Beiersdorf and Unilever do ad battle

The Cosmetics Compact is your compact source of the latest new headlines from the last few weeks, taking a glance at what has been happening in the cosmetics industry.

Published: 12-Jun-2015

Dow Europe showcases expertise in oils and long-lasting soaps

Dow Europe showcases expertise in oils and long-lasting soaps

Stephanie Sandrolk-Beunat

Global strategic marketing manager - Dow Europe

Cosmetics Design caught up with Stephanie Sandrolk-Beunat, global strategic marketing manager, Dow Europe at the recent in-cosmetics event in Barcelona to find out about how the latest ingredient launches are targeting sensorial and texturisation properties, while also incorporating natural elements.

Published: 15-May-2015

Mintel expert discusses how beauty routines are moving to new extremes

Mintel expert discusses how beauty routines are moving to new extremes

The latest Mintel beauty research was showcased by Vivienne Rudd at the recent in-cosmetics Barcelona event. Rudd gave a presentation that highlighted global beauty rituals and how the growing trending for extremes in beauty habits is hoping to create a new wave of hyper segmentation that is being seen in all beauty categories.

Published: 12-May-2015

Asia's cosmetics regulations - what's new and what you need to know!

Asia's cosmetics regulations - what's new and what you need to know!

The emerging Asian economies are lucrative new markets, but with legislation changing at a fast pace, it can be challenging keeping up to date on requirements. Here, regulatory specialist Alain Khaiat reveals the latest developments..

Published: 23-Apr-2015

Being a beauty arm of a global fashion brand definitely a help not hindrance for Burberry!

Being a beauty arm of a global fashion brand definitely a help not hindrance for Burberry!

Antonia Kenning

Regulatory Manager - New Product Development, Beauty - Burberry

When Burberry took its beauty business in-house in April 2013 all eyes were on to see how one of the world’s best known fashion brands would position itself in the beauty market and it has definitely helped according to its new product development team.

Published: 22-Apr-2015

Regulatory expert discusses navigation of China cosmetics market

Regulatory expert discusses navigation of China cosmetics market

We speak with Tommy Kong to find out more about China market regulations and the type of strategies that are most effective for entry into the vast and still fast-growing market.

Published: 21-Apr-2015

Kline talks multicultural product innovation..

Kline talks multicultural product innovation..

As the multicultural beauty product segment continues to outpace the overall U.S. market’s growth for cosmetics, mainstream brands are investing in varied ranges to cater to this demand.

Published: 21-Apr-2015

Effective organic products are changing perceptions, says Soil Association

Effective organic products are changing perceptions, says Soil Association

Emma Reinhold

Trade Relations Manager - The Soil Association

Sustainability has long been an industry trend and natural and organic fit into that well, says the Soil Association, and now that products are being proven to be just as effective we are seeing more trust and demand in the market.

Published: 21-Apr-2015

Happy Holidays 2014 from William Reed Business Media!

William Reed Business Media Holiday video

The holidays are fast upon us, so let’s put ‘business’ to one side and get into the festive mood. To keep in the spirit of things, we’ve got a ‘gift’ for you – enjoy. Happy Holidays!

Published: 18-Dec-2014

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