All news articles for May 2015

Symrise opens Amazon production facility in Brazil

Symrise opens Amazon production facility in Brazil

By Simon Pitman

Ingredients player Symrise has opened up a new production facility in the Amazon region of Brazil, with the aim of sourcing natural ingredients for its global beauty care business.

Suppliers' Day 2015: Interview with NYSCC outgoing chair, Kim Burch

Suppliers' Day 2015: Interview with NYSCC outgoing chair, Kim Burch

By Simon Pitman

Cosmetics Design caught up with outgoing NYSCC chair Kim Burch at the recent Suppliers' Day event in Edison, New Jersey. In the interview Kim discusses her involvement with the organization for the current year and the  \work she has undertaken to...

Bio-identicals, the next step in sustainability

Bio-identicals, the next step in sustainability

By Deanna Utroske

Ingredient labs are producing high tech biomimetic materials, and one personal care industry expert predicts these next-generation naturals will trump organics before long. 

The professional beauty industry goes under the microscope

The professional beauty industry goes under the microscope

By Simon Pitman

It has been a couple of weeks since the New York Times published its two-part exposé on the professional nail care industry in the New York area. And justified or not, the entire professional beauty category is now under scrutiny.

P&G sells Frédéric Fekkai hair care

P&G sells Frédéric Fekkai hair care

By Deanna Utroske

The luxury hair brand along with its network of salons will be officially acquired on June 30th by a new venture dubbed Fekkai Brands, LLC.