Elementis to open Portugal R&D centre, recruit 100 staff

British personal care ingredient maker Elementis is to open a centre of excellence and R&D laboratory in Portugal, as well as hire 100 staff.

in-cosmetics Global reveals new award categories for 2024

The 2024 edition of the in-cosmetics Global trade show in Paris on 16-18 April will introduce two new award categories: Kenvue Trusted Science award and the Sustainable Stand award.

CTPA launches manifesto ahead of UK general election

UK trade body Cosmetic Toiletry & Perfumery Association (CTPA) has launched its first ever manifesto ahead of this year’s expected general election.

EU publishes guidelines for validating green claims

The European Union (EU) has adopted new rules for companies to comply with a ban on greenwashing of products.

Provessences cuts ribbon on distillation unit in Provence

French essential oil producer Provessences has inaugurated a second distillation and purification facility in Provence.

Registration opens for 2024 NYSCC Suppliers' Day

Registration is open for the 2024 edition of the New York Society of Cosmetic Chemists (NYSCC) Suppliers’ Day trade show in New York City.

Jamie Bentley steps down from Stephenson Personal Care leadership

Stephenson has promoted Robert Carr to managing director after the long-serving Jamie Bentley stood down from the UK-based personal care ingredient maker.

Sustainability Zone expanded for in-cos Global 2024 in Paris

The organiser of the in-cosmetics Global trade show is expanding the Sustainability Zone for the event that takes in Paris in April.

UK arm of The Body Shop files for bankruptcy

The UK arm of The Body Shop has appointed insolvency administrators after years of financial struggles.

Nikkol Group factories in Japan powered by carbon-free electricity

Nikko Chemicals has revealed that carbon emissions from electricity usage at its fellow Nikkol Group factories in Japan have been reduced to zero.

Exsymol partners with DKSH to conquer Canadian market

Monaco actives maker Exsymol has signed an exclusive agreement with DKSH for the marketing and distribution of its products in Canada.

Micro Powders promotes John McAllister to spearhead personal care division

Micronized wax maker Micro Powders has appointed John McAllister as its vice president of sales for the personal care and industrial divisions.

Amorepacific research ‘finds skin health benefits from fermented ginseng’

Korean cosmetics powerhouse Amorepacific has published research that reveals a potential improvement in lymphatic activation and skin health through fermented ginseng ingredients.

UK Cosmetic Toiletry & Perfumery Association beefs up team

UK trade body Cosmetic Toiletry & Perfumery Association (CTPA) has bolstered its executive team in several key departments.

Air Liquide subsidiary Seppic unveils fresh identity

French personal care ingredient maker Seppic has taken the wraps off its ‘Science That Cares’ logo and identity.

in-cosmetics Global organiser reveals full Paris programme

RX, the organiser of the in-cosmetics Global personal care ingredients trade show, has unveiled the full programme for the 2024 event.

Vicki Barboiu heads DSM-Firmenich personal care in North America

Swiss-Dutch ingredients maker DSM-Firmenich has appointed Vicki Barboiu as head of personal care in North America.

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions reveals expanded PCHi 2024 conference

Reed Sinopharm Exhibitions (RSE) has revealed an expansion of its conference agenda for the upcoming 2024 edition of the Personal Care and Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) trade event on 20-22 March in Shanghai.

Givaudan Active Beauty sales notch modest growth in 2023

Swiss personal care ingredient maker Givaudan recorded 1% year-on-year sales growth in 2023 in its Active Beauty business unit.

French ingredient maker Herbarom celebrates 30th birthday

French speciality ingredient maker Herbarom celebrated its 30th birthday with a look back at the past and an eye on the future.

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