All news articles for May 2012

Pack Peek: a peek into the cosmetics packaging world

Pack Peek: a peek into the cosmetics packaging world

By Andrew McDougall

This gallery takes a look at some of the news and highlights in personal care packaging, focusing on what is trending, and how cosmetic firms are kitting out their latest products.

cosmetics research

ACS reports research boom on ingredients for 'enhanced cosmetics'

By Michelle Yeomans

According to the American Chemical Society, growing demand for ‘enhanced cosmetics’ that combine cosmetic and active ingredients is further pushing research in the direction of microcapsules and other delivery technology areas in order to keep up.  

Cosmetics Compact: in-cosmetics roundup

Cosmetics Compact

Cosmetics Compact: in-cosmetics roundup

By Andrew McDougall, Simon Pitman, Claire Videau and Michelle Yeomans,

Welcome to the Cosmetics Design Compact, brushing up on the latest industry news – in miniature.

CIQ sets down rules for importing cosmetic samples in China

CIQ sets down rules for importing cosmetic samples in China

By Michelle Yeomans

After announcing cosmetic companies were no longer required to obtain a CIQ label on imported cosmetics for China in March, the Shanghai Exit-Entry Inspection and Quarantine Bureau has now set down specific guidelines to be implemented from the 1st July....