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ICMAD Young Designer Award Dinner just around the corner

22-Jan-2015 - ICMAD will be announcing the winners of its Young Designer Award  for cosmetics packaging at a dinner event to be held in Newport Beach, California on February 4th.

P&G sues former employees over confidential Gillette information

19-Jan-2015 - Proctor & Gamble has filed a lawsuit in the name of its subsidiary Gillette, alleging that four former employees wrongfully used and disclosed confidential information about Gillette’s trade secrets.

MWV splits up its packaging and specialty chemicals businesses

12-Jan-2015 - MeadWestvaco (MWV), a leading player in personal care packaging, says it will move ahead with plans to divide its packaging business up from its specialty chemicals operations.

Essel Propack expands manufacturing in Egypt and China

05-Jan-2015 - The Mumbai-based containers and packaging company has reinforced its manufacturing capacities to better serve cosmetics and hair care brands.

Amore Pacific factory tour concept receives award

18-Dec-2014 - The US team behind Amore Pacific’s groundbreaking factory tour concept has received the Themed Entertainment Association award for Outstanding Corporate Branding.

Beauty container company Federal Package to relocate and expand

18-Dec-2014 - The manufacturer is making the move to better achieve profitability goals and to be eligible for local economic development funding.

Green labelling to be on the agenda at Organic Monitor Masterclass

17-Dec-2014 - Organic Monitor aims to encourage green labels and certification schemes in North America with its next Masterclass, giving an update on green standards, market developments, and addressing the technical issues...

Cosmogen launches self-heating tubes for enhanced skin care experience

15-Dec-2014 - The packaging and applicator company has designed a new container that will warm up a personal care product before dispensing it, providing a more soothing skin care experience.

Qosmedix new line of TSA compliant, travel-ready packaging

11-Dec-2014 - The New York based beauty packaging and implements supplier has added two container sets to its product portfolio.


Christmas-inspired product trends in the personal care sector

10-Dec-2014 - Market researcher Datamonitor has compiled an interactive report for Cosmetics Design readers based on  key Christmas-inspired product trends within the personal care sector.

Communicating product benefits most important for Brazil skin care

04-Dec-2014 - Many people live busy lives so when it comes to evaluating whether a skin care product will be effective; manufacturers need to make the benefits clear to consumers straight away...

Lindal makes $3.5 million investment in Mexico facility

03-Dec-2014 - The Lindal Group is investing more than $3.5 million in a Mexican facility as it looks to capitalize on the strong personal care market in the country.

Flexible pouch delivery mode will ride rising wave of beauty from within, collagen supplier says

18-Nov-2014 - Beauty from within, still in its infancy in North America, is a concept that has long been driven by dosage form innovation, an expert in the field says. This is...

Essentra acquires US packaging company Clondalkin

13-Nov-2014 - UK-based packaging provider has acquired Clondalkin Group’s specialist packaging division, giving it a broadened footprint in the personal care, health care and pharmaceutical categories.

Packaging solutions company Ball wins two industry awards for aerosol can designs

12-Nov-2014 - Two leading industry groups recognized the metal package manufacture this year for its personal care product aerosol packaging designs.

Pack Peek: More news from the packaging world

31-Oct-2014 - Here we take a look at the announcements and highlights in the cosmetics packaging world, whether it be in masstige or prestige, fragrance, skin care, make-up, the list goes on.

MWV launches 'Amplify' based on consumer research

23-Oct-2014 - The company intends the new dispensing solution, an airless pump-on-a-tube design, to go beyond functionally and to ensure consumers tangibly connect with a given product based on their sensory experience...

Will sustainability and convenience make resealable packaging big in cosmetics?

20-Oct-2014 - Zip-Pak has been successfully marketing its resealable packaging in the food and household sectors for years, but now the company says sustainability and convenience could sway personal care consumers.

Packaging provider Technimark opens new facility in Mexico

08-Oct-2014 - Technimark, a provider of plastic injection moldings for the cosmetics and personal care packaging industry, has opened up a new injection molding facility in Silao, Mexico.

Unilever and P&G both hit by US lawsuits alleging deceptive deodorant packaging

07-Oct-2014 - Two of the world’s biggest deodorant players have been hit by lawsuits alleging that consumers are being deceived into thinking the packaging contains more deodorant formula than it actually does....

RPC invests in expanded US production facilities

22-Sep-2014 - Global packaging provider RPC says it has invested in it US subsidiary RPC Bramlage-Wiko USA by expanding it production facility in Morgantown, Pennsylvania.

Lindal aerosol technology chosen by Unilever for Axe shaving products

16-Sep-2014 - Packaging firm Lindal has turned its attention to developing aerosol solutions for high viscosity products in order to stay ahead in the global shaving cream market, and has already caught...

Cosmopack New York Symposium conference program unveiled

08-Sep-2014 - September 22nd is the date to mark in your calendars for the first ever Cosmopack New York Symposium, an event that will bring together leading players in the packaging segment.

Cracking the Chinese consumer by addressing packaging challenges

03-Sep-2014 - The secret to packaging success in China lies in recognising consistent global challenges and then factoring in the unique dynamics of the Chinese market, according to new research.

Breakthrough trial for recycling based on fluorescent light of technical polymers

26-Aug-2014 - Researchers at LMU University of Munich, in Germany, have discovered a way to identify plastic for recycling through the automated recognition of polymer constituents.

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