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Indian cosmetics market poised for 17 percent growth during 2011-15

Indian cosmetics market poised for 17 percent growth during 2011-15 | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Rising purchasing power and fashion consciousness are driving the cosmetics sector in India, which is currently estimated at INR 261.4bn (EUR 3.91bn) and anticipated to grow at a CAGR of around 17 percent during 2011-15, according to a...
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Avon names Sherilyn McCoy to CEO job

Avon names Sherilyn McCoy to CEO job | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
One-time Johnson & Johnson executive tapped to help struggling beauty products company regain luster.

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CVS to shut upscale Beauty 360 stores, including 23 in California

CVS to shut upscale Beauty 360 stores, including 23 in California | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Drugstore operator CVS Caremark Corp. is planning to close all 25 of its upscale Beauty 360 stores and accompanying website as it looks to expand other cosmetic offerings.
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Bacardi Turns to P&G Ex-Executive Ed Shirley

Bacardi Turns to P&G Ex-Executive Ed Shirley | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Edward Shirley, the former vice chairman in charge of Procter & Gamble $28 billion beauty and grooming business, has resurfaced as the new chief executive of Bacardi.

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L’Oréal eyes digital media to connect closer to consumers

L’Oréal eyes digital media to connect closer to consumers | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Cosmetics giant L’Oréal is ramping up its presence in digital media in order to develop closer consumer relationships, following a strong performance in 2011.

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Cosmetic Executive Women agree: Hispanic Consumers must be a Priority

Cosmetic Executive Women agree: Hispanic Consumers must be a Priority | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

A Univision study on Latina beauty shows that 45 percent of Hispanic women believe outer beauty is a reflection of inner beauty, a trait instilled at a young age by beauty-conscious Latina mothers.  The study showed that Hispanic women feel outer beauty empowers them and gives them confidence to face the world.  


Some other key findings of the study include: wearing makeup and looking good is essential to 69 percent of Hispanic women compared with 46 percent of the general population; 81 percent of Hispanic women often use multiple products in a typical day and Latinas often search for natural ingredients vs. 66 percent of the general population; 32 percent of Latinas are also willing to spend more on beauty products and equate brands that are expensive with brands that work vs. 19 percent of the general population.

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ESTEE LAUDER : Clinique Creates New Shopping Experience with Integrated Digital Technologies

ESTEE LAUDER : Clinique Creates New Shopping Experience with Integrated Digital Technologies | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Clinique, a global leader in beauty, continues to drive consumer service
innovation by introducing new digital technologies at various points of
sale.
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Men's grooming: Major moneymaker?

Men's grooming: Major moneymaker? | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Makers of hair care, fragrance, anti-aging treatments, moisturizers and other grooming items are salivating over a growing group of potential customers:  Dudes.

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People on the move: cosmetics jobs

People on the move: cosmetics jobs | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Cosmetics Design presents it latest round up of the movers and shakers in the cosmetics industry, including appointments at Estée Lauder, Kao and Hallstar.

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L'Oreal taps into power of Facebook and everyone benefits

L'Oreal taps into power of Facebook and everyone benefits | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
It’s the advertising potential of Facebook that fuelled the intense interest surrounding the Palo Alto, California-based company’s decision to file for a US$5-billion initial public offering earlier this week...

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Elizabeth Arden to Revamp Flagship Brand

Elizabeth Arden to Revamp Flagship Brand | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

Elizabeth Arden Inc. is breaking out the smelling salts in a bold move intended to awaken a “sleeping giant” with the overhaul of its flagship Elizabeth Arden brand.

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Bulgaria's Emblematic Cosmetic Factory to Be Listed for Sale

Bulgaria's Emblematic Cosmetic Factory to Be Listed for Sale | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

Bulgaria's cosmetics factory "Alen Mak," functioning since the times of the Socialist regime, will be listed for sale in just days.

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L’Oréal USA’s “I’ve Got the Power” Energy Conservation Challenge Nominated for Best Employee Relation Program | 3BL Media

L’Oréal USA’s “I’ve Got the Power” Energy Conservation Challenge Nominated for Best Employee Relation Program | 3BL Media | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
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Prince Ordered by Judge to Pay Nearly $4 Million to Perfume Maker

Prince Ordered by Judge to Pay Nearly $4 Million to Perfume Maker | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
A New York judge Friday ordered pop star Prince to pay $3.95 million to a perfume maker for failing to promote the 3121 line of scents.

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The beauty of marketing a famous makeup brand | Marketing | News | Financial Post

The beauty of marketing a famous makeup brand | Marketing | News | Financial Post | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

Julia Goldin, the chief marketer at Revlon, talks about how marketing Revlon is a lot like marketing Coca-Cola.

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L'Oreal to invest Rs 500 cr in R&D, doubling capacity in India

L'Oreal to invest Rs 500 cr in R&D, doubling capacity in India | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

L'Oreal India will work on new molecules and develop products for the Indian market. The French cosmetics giant, which has a 250-million-unit manufacturing plant at Pune will invest Rs 500 crore this year in an R&D centre in Mumbai and an advanced research centre in Bangalore, said Mr Dinesh Dayal, COO.

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Personal Care to Reach US$333 Billion by 2015 Worldwide

Personal Care to Reach US$333 Billion by 2015 Worldwide | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

Global cosmetics market to reach US$333 Billion by 2015, driven by increasing product innovations, growing disposable incomes and better market...

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Beauty Job: Manager, Global Education, Smashbox Cosmetics

Beauty Job: Manager, Global Education, Smashbox Cosmetics.  Based in our Culver City office, this position is responsible for developing and managing the creation of all educational curriculums and tools to support both Domestic and International markets for Smashbox. This position is charged with producing compelling, action-oriented, curriculums and training tools to educate Smashbox employees and partners across all channels.

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Nu Skin mulls manufacturing options (Thailand and Singapore) - The Nation

Nu Skin mulls manufacturing options (Thailand and Singapore) - The Nation | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Nu Skin mulls manufacturing options The Nation US-based Nu Skin Enterprises is investigating options for using third-party manufacturers in Thailand and Singapore to produce major skincare and...

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Gillette Venus Partners with Skincare Leader Olay to Launch New Gold Standard in Shaving

Gillette Venus Partners with Skincare Leader Olay to Launch New Gold Standard in Shaving | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
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Cosmetics brand gives education a makeover (China)

Cosmetics brand gives education a makeover (China) | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
L'Oreal donated 1.3 million yuan ($204,000) to 10 universities in China to help students from poor families.

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A brief history of Estée Lauder

A brief history of Estée Lauder | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

Josephine Esther Mentzer was born at the beginning of the 20th century in New York City. The name Estée came from a variant spelling of her nickname, Esty, and Lauder from Joseph Lauder whom she married in 1930 and later went into business with. Estée Lauder the brand was launched in 1946 with just four skincare products that were sold round the local salons and hotels.

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Bare Escentuals Names Simon Cowell CEO

Bare Escentuals Names Simon Cowell CEO | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Cowell, previously the brand’s chief marketing officer, steps into the role as Myles McCormick, the previous ceo, departs.

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2-D or not 2-D? | Packaging Digest

2-D or not 2-D? | Packaging Digest | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it
Quick Response (QR) codes are popping up on packages everywhere and smartphone users are becoming more comfortable using them. Should you add one to your product? If so, how?
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Greek Pharmacist Sets Example of CSR for Russia | Korres

Greek Pharmacist Sets Example of CSR for Russia | Korres | Beauty Biz | Scoop.it

The history of Korres dates back to 1996, when it emerged from Athens’ first ever homeopathic pharmacy — with one single product in its portfolio. Some 15 years on, the company boasts more than 400 natural or certified organic products and is present in over 30 markets.

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