Closures Deliver Luxury Look

The packaging for the latest Emporio Armani fragrances – Because It’s You for women and Stronger With You for men – features a stylish cap from RPC Bramlage Marolles that reflects the quality and premium image of this iconic brand, while offering convenience and ease of use for the consumer. The new cap combines advanced…

BOTTLES PROVIDE HAIR STYLE

RPC Synergy is supplying a bespoke 500ml PET bottle for a range of shampoos and conditioners from one of Australia’s favourite natural skincare brands. The elegant amber-coloured injection stretch blow moulded bottle for Sukin features an attractive wraparound label for enhanced on-shelf appeal.  Its lightweight round shape ensures easy handling, and a user-friendly flip top…

Orkla makes changes to exec team

Orkla makes several changes to its executive team; changes include Johan Wilhelmsson named CEO of food operations in all international markets, and Ann-Beth Freuchen named CEO of food units in the Nordic and Baltic markets. Orkla, the Nordic food group, has set out changes to its executive board in a bid to “strengthen the group’s…

Profit growth for Orkla

Orkla reports Q2 operating profit of NOK1.12B, up 9% from year-ago period, as operating revenues rise 3% to NOK10.02B. Orkla’s operating profit (EBIT adj.) increased by 9% in the second quarter to NOK 1,119 million. Orkla’s operating revenues rose 3% in the second quarter, to NOK 10,017 million. Branded Consumer Goods posted 2% turnover growth.…

Calvin Klein Women – new perfume

Calvin Klein launches Calvin Klein Women, a new fragrance, now available as 50ml eau de parfum at Harvey Nichols in UK; fragrance contains notes of eucalyptus, Alaskan cedarwood, orange flower petals. Calvin Klein has launched Calvin Klein Women, a new fragrance. Calvin Klein Women is fronted by Saoirse Ronan and Lupita Nyong’o. Feminine. Sensual. Luminous.…

Calvin Klein ck one Platinum Edition

Calvin Klein releases its new CK One Platinum edition unisex fragrance, available as a 50, 100, 200ml eau de toilette; fragrance contains notes of apple, cardamom, pink pepper, red cinnamon, lavender, amber, cashmere, vetiver. Inspired by the tradition, legacy and modern spirit of the fashion house and with the new… Read full article >> ©…

P&G acquires rival skin care brand

P&G to acquire First Aid Beauty, an independent skin-care brand that reportedly costs about US$250M; Lilli Gordon–who founded the Newton, Massachusetts-based company in 2009–will remain as CEO and retain her current team; terms of deal not revealed. Procter & Gamble today revealed the company plans to acquire First Aid Beauty, an independent skin care brand…

Beiersdorf takes an equity investment into S-Biomedic and collaborates on the skin microbiome

Beiersdorf and S-Biomedic partner to research skin microbiota; accordingly, Beiersdorf has also taken an equity investment into S-Biomedic in the single digit euro range. HAMBURG, July 18, 2018 (press release) – Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany, and S-Biomedic NV, Beerse, Belgium, today announced that they have entered into a cooperation to jointly drive the future of…

Henkel opens “Beauty Insights” center in Düsseldorf

Henkel opens Beauty Insights center at its headquarters in Dusseldorf, Germany, where the company’s beauty care experts will observe consumer habits and directly transform insights into the design and development of new products. DUSSELDORF, Germany, July 18, 2018 (press release) – How exactly do consumers use styling products, shower gels or toothpastes? In Henkel’s “Beauty…

Four Major Food Companies Launch Sustainable Food Policy Alliance to Drive Progress in U.S. Public Policies that Shape What People Eat

Danone North America, Mars, Nestle USA and Unilever USA launch the Sustainable Food Policy Alliance, a new organization focused on driving progress in public policies that shape what people eat and how it impacts their health, communities and the planet. WASHINGTON, July 12, 2018 (press release) – Founding member companies include Danone North America; Mars,…