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Avon inks deal with Fergie

US beauty company Avon has inked a fragrance deal with Fergie, the singer for hip-hop band The...
December 29, 2009

GianFranco opens day spa

GianFranco Ferré opened its first day spa in conjunction with Italian spa group Angelo Caroli in September....
December 29, 2009

Bourjois débuts in travel retail

French beauty brand Bourjois is to make its début in the travel-retail channel next year. The company...
December 29, 2009

Nocibe revamps website

French perfumery chain Nocibé has revamped its website, nocibe.fr, to be easier to navigate and offer more...
December 29, 2009

Aroma Zone launches Paris store

Following its online boutique launch in 2000, France-based essential-oil specialist Aroma-Zone has opened its first store in...
December 29, 2009

Morris and Selective Beauty merge

Italian company Morris and France-based Selective Beauty have merged into a new group, whose aim is to...
December 29, 2009

Organics consumption flat

Household penetration of organic cosmetics in the US remained flat on 2008, according to a study by...
December 17, 2009

Elemis launches online training

British skincare and spa brand Elemis will launch an online training center in January 2010 for therapists...
December 17, 2009

Lancôme signs Julia Roberts

L’Oréal-owned Lancôme announced that American actress Julia Roberts is to become the new global spokeswoman for French...
December 17, 2009

IFF opens Moscow facility

Fragrance supplier IFF has opened a 460m2 (4,953ft2) flavor and fragrance facility in Moscow to serve the...
December 17, 2009

Alberto Culver buys Simple

US-based personal-care group Alberto-Culver is to acquire UK skincare brand Simple from private-equity firm Duke Street for...
December 17, 2009

Hotel & Spa forum 2009

Spa profitability was a focus at the Hotel & Spa Forum held in Paris, France on December...
December 17, 2009

Mavive signs with Zippo

Italian company Mavive has signed a fragrance licensing deal with American lighter brand Zippo. The company will...
October 9, 2009

Inter Parfums signs with Jimmy Choo

France-based Inter Parfums has signed a 12-year global fragrance license with UK shoe and accessories brand Jimmy...
October 9, 2009

Firmenich examines social networking

Fragrance house Firmenich’s website Osmoz.com has teamed up with market-research firm Linkfluence to map out where and...
October 9, 2009

Kline reveals retail shifts

Beauty Retailing 2008 Global Series, a new report from market-research firm Kline & Company, which examines the...
October 9, 2009

Coty signs with Beyoncé

Coty has signed a fragrance licensing agreement with American singer Beyoncé. The star’s first scent will launch...
September 27, 2009

Korres does deal with J&J

Greek brand Korres has handed over its North American business to consumer-goods group Johnson & Johnson (J&J)...
September 27, 2009

Guerlain opens new Paris store

French brand Guerlain opened its 11th Paris boutique in September. The 110m2 store is located nearby a...
September 27, 2009

Bourjois launches new brand

  French brand Bourjois has launched UNE natural beauty, a “responsible” make-up brand containing 98% natural ingredients,...
September 27, 2009
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