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The rise in disposable income has led to a higher expenditure in beauty and personal care, including demand for more sophisticated products in China. It is now a market offering some of the best opportunities for cosmetics industry particularly in men’s grooming and hair care. The region also covers the Hong Kong, Macao, Mongolia, and Taiwan markets.

Are you up to date with cosmetics regulation across Asia?

20-Jul-2016 - ChemLinked Cosmetic Portal, a market information provider on regulation and compliance across Asia, has begun launching a series of ‘cosmepedia’ aimed at equipping beauty industry professionals with country-specific regulatory knowledge.

How Hong Kong beauty brands are tackling the drop in demand from mainland China

14-Jul-2016 - With tension between Hong Kong and mainland China currently high, the island’s popularity as a shopping hotspot has been dropping among mainland consumers; some beauty brands are now making moves...

Top male hair care brand from Germany enters China

12-Jul-2016 - Alpecin, a leading male hair care brand from Germany that claims to fight hair loss, is set to enter the China market through a distribution deal with DKSH.

Alpecin expands its global reach into the China market

07-Jul-2016 - Hair loss shampoo Alpecin is extending its global reach with a new market expansion services deal with DSKH that will see the brand available throughout China.

Baby skin care products enjoying boom in China

06-Jul-2016 - Thanks to the relaxing of its historic 'one-child policy' in January this year, China is set to see a boom in its baby and child-specific markets, with baby personal care...

LG's premium skin care player SU:M37 invests in China following duty free success

05-Jul-2016 - LG Household’s luxury skin care brand SU:M37 has invested in a flagship store in China after seeing success with the country’s tourists in local Korean duty free stores....

Top beauty ads at Cannes Lions

30-Jun-2016 - Cannes Lions, the international advertising festival, was held last week, recognising the best and brightest in the advertising world. Here’s a roundup of the leading ads entered into the offering...

China officials to model supply chain efficiency on Europe

29-Jun-2016 - Officials from China’s Ministry of Commerce have been gathering insight into supply chain efficiency during a tour of various major manufacturers in Europe, including L’Oréal and P&G....

Nu Skin: eyes on China with multi-million investment and new management

21-Jun-2016 - Despite the company’s recent drop in sales in China, Nu Skin looks to be renewing its focus on its mainstay market.

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Lancôme controversy in Hong Kong highlights global nature of branding

15-Jun-2016 - In cancelling a pop concert in the face of media and consumer pressure from China, it seems Lancôme failed to account for the global visibility of marketing moves in today’s business...

DS Smith unwraps its China packaging plans

15-Jun-2016 - DS Smith, a Europe-based global packaging player, has revealed the plan for its new DS Smith China venture when it launches this summer.

Lancome shuts stores in Hong Kong amid China tensions

09-Jun-2016 - Lancome has found itself in the middle of a wave of global scrutiny for its decision to cancel a promotional music concert in Hong Kong, apparently as a result of...

China gearing up to ban repackaged cosmetics?

02-Jun-2016 - China looks set to ban the sale of repackaged cosmetics, according to industry commentators, a move which will shut down the widespread practice of repackaging and remarketing products in the...

Estée Lauder still determined in China

01-Jun-2016 - Estée Lauder is said to be pushing ahead with its strategy to make inroads in China, despite the slumping economic conditions in the country.

China cosmetics giant launches in Australia

30-May-2016 - Uniasia Cosmetics, a leading player among China's cosmetics giants (described as the country's third-largest retailer), has made a decisive move into the Australian market.

Korea duty free industry ‘too dependent’ on Chinese tourism

26-May-2016 - Korea’s duty free industry, driven by beauty sales, has been criticised by commentators for relying too heavily on Chinese consumers.

全球皮肤护理和除臭剂制造商妮维雅推出了一款 体味检测APP : 鼻子 (NOSE) 。

25-May-2016 - 拜尔斯道夫集团与越南广告公司 Happiness FCB 联手打造 , 它涉及一种特殊的定制的手机壳,以便检测消费者的体味, 让他们知道何时该梳洗一番。

Victoria’s Secret China beauty shops bought back from franchise

25-May-2016 - L Brands Inc., parent-company of Victoria's Secret, has acquired 26 beauty stores in China from its franchise partner.

Chicken dippers: KFC launches edible chicken-flavoured nail polish

11-May-2016 - In a move which commentators have described a savvy way to target Millennials and their younger counterparts in Generation Z, KFC has entered the cosmetics market.

China cosmetics maker branches out into baby gear as two-child policy takes effect

10-May-2016 - Shanghai Jahwa, a leading Chinese cosmetics group, has agreed the acquisition of British baby bottle brand Tommee Tippee, in a move which will enable the beauty player to respond to...

Industry to take the lead on China beauty regulation

05-May-2016 - China is gearing up to shift responsibility for cosmetics and personal care regulation away from external and governmental bodies, giving it instead to the industry itself.

It's Skin explains dual-focus strategy for China

04-May-2016 - Korean personal care brand It’s Skin, famous for its snail extract usage, has outlined its strategy for further penetrating the China market.

LG Household sales hit W1.5 trillion thanks to Whoo cosmetics

03-May-2016 - Whoo cosmetics, a leading brand among Korean LG Household’s offering, is enjoying rapid growth, contributing to its parent brand enjoying net sales of W1.5 trillion so far this year.

Estée Lauder looking to China and e-commerce

03-May-2016 - Estée Lauder is reportedly turning to China and e-commerce opportunities to strengthen in the year ahead.

Beauty missing opportunities to engage consumers in China, new report finds

28-Apr-2016 - Social media platform WeChat is enjoying explosive growth globally, and now offers beauty brands an essential branding opportunity in China, according to a new report by L2.

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