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Pack Peek gallery: News and updates from the beauty packaging world

27-Feb-2015 - Well 2015 seems to be passing by quite quickly, so here's some more announcements and highlights from the cosmetics packaging world, whether it be in masstige or prestige, fragrance, skin...

Personal care container manufacturer Pretium acquires Intertech

25-Feb-2015 - The plastic bottle maker is shopping for more companies to further grow its technological capacities and market reach.

Narrow package trend leads to new Quadpack design

18-Feb-2015 - The packaging developer and their manufacturing partner Yonwoo created the Slim Well Pump in three volume sizes: 50, 80, 100ml.

MWV merger with RockTenn challenged by lawsuits

17-Feb-2015 - In the wake of the announcement that MeadWestvaco (MWV) is set to merge with RockTenn, several lawsuits have been filed in the past few days questioning the value such a...

ICMAD honors budding packaging designers

16-Feb-2015 - The ICMAD Young Designer award winners have been announced at a recent ceremony held in Newport Beach California, highlighting the talents of the industry’s next generation of packaging designers.

Essentra expands into US beauty packaging market with $455m acquisition

04-Feb-2015 - UK-based packaging provider Essentra says it is expanding its global footprint with the $455m acquisition of US-based beauty and pharma packaging player Clondalkin SPD.

Is novel lipstick packaging a coming trend?

27-Jan-2015 - International cosmetics packaging manufacturers design lipstick tubes that help brands offer consumers more pleasurable and memorable beauty routines.

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.

COSMEGRAM

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.

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