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in-cosmetics Asia puts the spotlight on face mask innovation

16-Aug-2017 - Face masks have become big news throughout Asia, offering consumers a convenient DIY skin care treatment that helps to improve the appearance of pores, remove excess oil and hydrate the...

Tonymoly moves into dermocosmetics space with Tai Guk Pharm acquisition

15-Aug-2017 - South Korean cosmetics name, Tonymoly, acquires stake in preparations maker, Tai Guk Pharm.

Azelis and Tagra Biotechnologies lock in exclusive distribution agreement in China

14-Aug-2017 - Global speciality chemicals distributor, Azelis, develops its relationship with leading cosmetics ingredients supplier, Tagra Biotechnologies, and status in Asia Pacific (APAC) by creating an exclusive distribution agreement in China. ...

Suning Holdings Group makes cooperation agreement with Metcash

09-Aug-2017 - China’s leading retailer, Suning Holdings Group, signs a cooperation agreement with leading Australian wholesale distribution and marketing company, Metcash, to welcome quality Australian and New Zealand products into China.

The Convenience factor part I: Why Chinese shoppers are heading in-store

08-Aug-2017 - 24-hour services are adding value to urban Chinese consumer shopping habits, as Matthew Crabbe, Director of Research, Asia-Pacific at Mintel reveals that convenience stores are differentiating their products and services...

Inolex develops China's Centre of Excellence

08-Aug-2017 - Natural ingredient producer, Inolex, welcomes new staff and increases lab capabilities at its hub in Guangzhou, China.

Marico builds ethnic hair portfolio with Isoplus acquisition

07-Aug-2017 - Indian consumer personal care group, Marico, adds South African ethnic hair styling collection, Isoplus, to its growing portfolio.

Shiseido celebrates 10 years of supporting females in science with research grants

07-Aug-2017 - Personal care giant, Shiseido, holds an awards ceremony to honour 10 years of supporting female researchers in science.

Azelis builds Australia and New Zealand profile with Chemcolor acquisition

02-Aug-2017 - Speciality chemical distributor and supplier, Azelis, makes inroads in the Oceanic cosmetics region with its purchase of manufacturer and formulations supplier, Chemcolor.

Trilogy enters into ownership deal with Lanocorp

01-Aug-2017 - Scented candle and beauty product manufacturer, Trilogy, is set to purchase a controlling share of Australian and New Zealand natural skin care cosmetics competitor, Lanocorp.  

Japan's marketplace app Mercari goes for IPO

01-Aug-2017 - Peer-to-peer marketplace app operator, Mercari, has applied to place its shares on the Tokyo Stock Exchange.

Shiseido performs voluntary recall on sun protection and body wash items

31-Jul-2017 - The Japanese personal care conglomerate, known for its various global prestigious brands and scientific contributions, apologises to customers and promotes two voluntary recalls in one week.

L’Occitane quarterly results: particularly strong in China

27-Jul-2017 - L’Occitane International SA, a global cosmetics and skin care player that trades on its naturals and organics profile, has released its most recent quarterly results.

Bell Flavors & Fragrances steps up APAC growth in Malaysia

26-Jul-2017 - Personal care and fine fragrances provider, Bell Flavors and Fragrances, launches its latest location in Malaysia.

AkzoNobel expands organic presence in China

25-Jul-2017 - Leading global producer of organic peroxide, AkzoNobel, plans to increase its capacity at its Polymer Chemistry Facility in  Ningbo, China.

Indonesia hosts first-ever hair care exhibition

24-Jul-2017 - The hair care and hairdressing industry is set to flock to the Indonesian capital, Jakarta, for the city’s first ever hair-focused exhibition.

Camlin Fine Sciences acquires Ningbo Wanglong Flavors and Fragrances

24-Jul-2017 - Performance chemicals manufacturer, Camlin Fine Sciences, and its subsidiary company, CFS Europe, gain a 51% stake in Chinese enterprise, Ningbo Wanglong Flavors and Fragrances (Wanglong).

Marico’s Hair & Care releases new campaign for fruit hair oil range

19-Jul-2017 - Leading Indian consumer goods name, Marico’s Hair & Care, releases a new marketing campaign to advertise its innovative fruit hair oils.

Symrise CEO becomes an economic ambassador for Singapore

19-Jul-2017 - Lee Hsien Loong, Prime Minister of Singapore appoints Symrise CEO as economic ambassador to the city state.

Gifting part II: Why developing a sophisticated marketing strategy is vital

19-Jul-2017 - The Hurun Institute and MEC’s 'China HNWI Gifting White Paper 2017’ highlights how brands can enter the luxurious gifting market through building a multichannel marketing campaign.

Kao boosts reputation for environmental, social and corporate excellence

18-Jul-2017 - The chemical and cosmetics company has been selected for the newly-established FTSE Blossom Japan Index and MSCI Japan ESG Select Leaders Index.

Chlitina establishes a regenerative medicine platform with Tongji University

17-Jul-2017 - Taiwanese skin care and beauty salon franchise, Chlitina, announces its collaboration with Tongji University to create a regenerative medicine platform.

AmorePacific Museum of Art promotes South Korean culture

17-Jul-2017 - South Korean beauty conglomerate, AmorePacific, celebrates its unique country’s history and achievements.

VIG Partners acquires facial pack manufacturers P&C

12-Jul-2017 - South Korean private equity fund, VIG Partners, acquires a 73% stake in facial pack manufacturer, Press & Converting (P&C).

L’Occitane Chinese appoints Bolloré Logistics for distribution management

12-Jul-2017 - Cosmetics and fragrance retailer, L’Occitane, prepares to launch its National Distribution Centre in August with transport and planning firm Bolloré Logistics gearing up to handle the brand’s Chinese distribution....

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