Danish startup raises €4.9m 'to replace petrochemicals in personal care'

Cellugy, a Danish industrial biotechnology startup has raised €4.9m ($5.3m) in seed funding to scale up production of its EcoFLEXY dry cellulose product designed to replace fossil-based petrochemical ingredients in personal care products.

Cosmetics software provider Coptis celebrates 25th anniversary

French cosmetics software provider Coptis is celebrating its 25th anniversary.

Lineup for 9th Anti-Ageing Skin Care Conference revealed

The speaker lineup for 9th Anti-Ageing Skin Care Conference in London, UK on 25-26 June has been revealed by organiser Summit Events.

DSM-Firmenich joins The Value of Beauty Alliance

Personal care ingredients maker DSM-Firmenich has joined The Value of Beauty Alliance, which is aimed at highlighting the economic and societal impact of the cosmetics industry to European authorities.

in-cosmetics Global notches double-digit growth in visitors, exhibitors

The 2024 edition of the in-cosmetics Global trade show that took place in Paris last month saw double-digit growth in visitor and exhibitor numbers.

Brenntag acquires Mexican chemical distributor Quimica Delta

Brenntag has acquired Quimica Delta, a distributor of essential chemicals operating a last mile service operation network in central Mexico.

Spate x Grant Industries report spots rising tretinoin trend

A report by New York cosmetic trend analysts Spate developed in partnership with Grant Industries has identified tretinoin as a rising ingredient for skin care.

PCPC elects L’Oréal USA chief David Greenberg as chair

The Personal Care Products Council (PCPC) has elected David Greenberg as its new board chair, effective immediately.

Eurofragance strengthens presence in India with Mumbai centre

Spanish fragrance house Eurofragance has inaugurated a creative centre in Mumbai, India, aimed at strengthening its presence in the fast-growing country with a deeply rooted fragrance culture.

Ingredion signs up LBB Specialties to distribute in North America

Personal care ingredient maker Ingredion has agreed a North America distribution deal with LBB Specialties.

Finalists for CEW Beauty ingredient award revealed at Suppliers’ Day

The eight finalists for the CEW (Cosmetic Executive Women) Beauty 2024 Suppliers Award: Ingredients & Formulation category have been revealed at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists Suppliers’ Day party at Lavan Midtown in Manhattan.

DSM-Firmenich awarded inaugural P&G supplier gong

DSM-Firmenich was one of five companies to win an inaugural Supplier Impact Award from US personal care giant Procter & Gamble (P&G).

Syensqo eyes dermocosmetics with Korean ceramides specialist acquisition

Solvay spin-off Syensqo has completed the acquisition of JinYoung Bio, a speciality cosmetic ingredients supplier based in South Korea.

Personal Care Global exhibiting at booth 663 at NYSCC Suppliers' Day

Personal Care Global magazine will be exhibiting at booth 663 at the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day on 1-2 May.

Symrise notches double-digit cosmetic ingredients Q1 sales growth

Symrise’s cosmetic ingredients division recorded double-digit percentage organic sales growth in the first quarter of 2024 as company-wide revenue increased 5% to €1.29 billion ($1.61 billion).

China’s BGG establishes global HQ in Switzerland

BGG, a Chinese maker of ingredients for personal care and other industries, has established a global headquarters in Switzerland as part of a major restructuring plan for international expansion.

Vytrus Biotech records 32% global sales growth in Q1 2024

Vytrus Biotech, a company specializing in plant stem cell-derived active ingredients for the cosmetics industry, recorded global sales growth of 32% in the first quarter of 2024.

Lubrizol deepens partnership with China’s Proya Cosmetics

US personal care ingredients maker Lubrizol has signed a memorandum of understanding with Chinese company Proya Cosmetics to accelerate the development of market-oriented beauty products.

Enantis wins Estée Lauder NIV prize at in-cosmetics Global

Czech Republic biotechnology research company Enantis won the Estée Lauder-backed Brkthru Voices prize that recognises pioneering innovation at the in-cosmetics Global trade show in Paris.

DSM-Firmenich partners with ExoLab Italia on exosomes

DSM-Firmenich is collaborating with ExoLab Italia to leverage the latter’s plant-derived exosomal technologies from Italian organic fruits and vegetables.

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