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Magical Mushroom Company is out to “disrupt the polystyrene market”

Magical Mushroom Company is out to “disrupt the polystyrene market”

Magical Mushroom Company (MMC), a UK-based manufacturer of Ecovative Design’s mycelium-based biodegradable Mushroom Packaging, believes that its sustainable trays represent a “seismic shift” from polystyrene. After inaugurating[…]

04/15/2021 | Materials Research & Development Trends
Global fragrance launches plummet 35% in first quarter 2021

Global fragrance launches plummet 35% in first quarter 2021

Global launches of new fragrances may be down 35% year-on-year for the first quarter of 2021 – to be expected as travel restrictions and lockdowns continue to weigh on retail – this is nonetheless an improvement on the more than 40%[…]

04/15/2021 |
Littlemill’s single malt is Testament to Scotch whisky’s history

Littlemill’s single malt is Testament to Scotch whisky’s history

Scotland’s oldest licensed distillery Littlemill has unveiled Littlemill Testament, a single malt housed in bespoke, hand-blown decanters. The collection also includes four decanter sets, whose decorative stoppers incorporate reclaimed[…]

04/13/2021 |
Martell’s Dame-Jeanne Collection explores ancestral know-how

Martell’s Dame-Jeanne Collection explores ancestral know-how

04/12/2021 | Wine & spirits
The expert view: Analyzing recruitment trends in luxury

The expert view: Analyzing recruitment trends in luxury

04/09/2021 | People Consumer trends
Paco Rabanne aims for Victory with new Invictus scent

Paco Rabanne aims for Victory with new Invictus scent

04/09/2021 |
Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK, the Paris trade show devoted to sustainable luxury packaging solutions, whose second edition was originally slated to take place on June 1-2, has been rescheduled to August 31st-September 1st.[…]

04/12/2021 | Trade show Trends
MakeUp in Paris moves show to October dates

MakeUp in Paris moves show to October dates

Trade show MakeUp in Paris has been moved to October 20th-21st, 2021 due to the current health context. The event, which was originally set to take place on June 17th-18th, will be held at its usual venue of Carrousel du Louvre.

04/13/2021 |
Gin: Analyzing a market in flux

Gin: Analyzing a market in flux

Gin has gone from rotgut to chic cocktail. Today, it makes up a creative, cosmopolitan market teeming with products — perhaps too many. So what's the risk? That an overly crowded marketplace could blur visibility and bore consumers,[…]

Indie brand Innerbark Europe opts for Sulapac packaging

Indie brand Innerbark Europe opts for Sulapac packaging

Spain-based niche player Innerbark Europe’s “sustainable, affordable and luxury” body and skincare, launched last month, is housed in biodegradable Sulapac jars with compostable labels. The brand is gearing up to launch a[…]

04/12/2021 |

Product launches

Lindores Abbey Distillery repurposes dunnage wood for new launch

Lindores Abbey Distillery repurposes dunnage wood for new launch

Scotland’s Lindores Abbey Distillery is gearing up to launch its 1494 members’ release, a limited-edition single malt scotch whisky that takes its design cues from Lindores Abbey, where the distillery is based. Lindores Abbey[…]

Carolina Herrera skates on with 212 Heroes

Carolina Herrera skates on with 212 Heroes

Shades of pink: Hermès Beauty unveils first blush

Shades of pink: Hermès Beauty unveils first blush

L’Orbe: Pernod Ricard's vodka and caviar combo

L’Orbe: Pernod Ricard's vodka and caviar combo

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Supplier launches in brief

Supplier launches in brief: new content on Luxe Packaging Insight

Supplier launches in brief: new content on Luxe Packaging Insight

To highlight the regular pace of launches coming from packaging suppliers, be they stock products or other new items, we’ve created a dedicated section on Luxe Packaging Insight’s homepage. These concise product "snapshots"[…]

Quadpack adds to QLine with cork fragrance caps

Quadpack adds to QLine with cork fragrance caps

Marcelle Dormoy opts for Verescence's Cara model

Marcelle Dormoy opts for Verescence's Cara model

Cosmogen provides pump for 900.care

Cosmogen provides pump for 900.care

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Sustainability

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK announces new dates

Édition Spéciale by LUXE PACK, the Paris trade show devoted to sustainable luxury packaging solutions, whose second edition was originally slated to take place on June 1-2, has been rescheduled to August 31st-September 1st.[…]

04/12/2021 | Trade showTrends
L’Oréal banks on transparency and green sciences

L’Oréal banks on transparency and green sciences

L’Oréal’s Biotherm debuts in-store skincare refill

L’Oréal’s Biotherm debuts in-store skincare refill

Absolut begins trialing Paboco paper bottle

Absolut begins trialing Paboco paper bottle

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Editor's picks

Maison Fey embarks on embossing stone

Maison Fey embarks on embossing stone

Through its 110-year history, leather crafts company Maison Fey has made a name for itself through the creation of leather desk tops, faux books and Cordoba leather mainly destined for the interior decoration market. Today, the Parisian atelier[…]

03/25/2021 | CraftsEditor's picks
Comité Colbert's Bénédicte Epinay: “The crisis has been a catalyst for French luxury”

Interview

Comité Colbert's Bénédicte Epinay: “The crisis has been a catalyst for French luxury”

La Rochère 1475 glassworks acquired by Tourres & Cie

La Rochère 1475 glassworks acquired by Tourres & Cie

Analysis: France’s perfumery glassmakers in crisis times

Analysis: France’s perfumery glassmakers in crisis times

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Covid-19: luxury packaging suppliers speak out

Coronavirus crisis: For G.pivaudran, “order books are the best barometer”

Coronavirus crisis: For G.pivaudran, “order books are the best barometer”

French aluminum component specialist G.pivaudran opened its production sites in Souillac this week after a four-week closure. Hervé Delaigue, sales and development director, talks about navigating the uncertain climate in the face of the[…]

Coronavirus crisis: Virospack on how innovation & communication are set to change

Coronavirus crisis: Virospack on how innovation & communication are set to change

Coronavirus crisis: Lumson prepares for a new reality

Coronavirus crisis: Lumson prepares for a new reality

Coronavirus crisis: Neyret aiming for 80% production capacity in short term

Coronavirus crisis: Neyret aiming for 80% production capacity in short term

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Dossier

Taking stock in the glass industry: crisis, innovation & sustainability

Dossier

Taking stock in the glass industry: crisis, innovation & sustainability

In the world of luxury packaging, glass has long been king. In our monthly Dossier, we take an in-depth look at how the health crisis is impacting glassmakers, what could be put into place to boost the sector's profitability and what is in[…]

E-commerce: Suppliers in innovation mode for a high-growth market

Dossier

E-commerce: Suppliers in innovation mode for a high-growth market

While physical retail continues to suffer, online sales have been steadily climbing since the onset of the global health crisis. This trend may just be the motor needed to make digital a true cornerstone for luxury shopping. Within the last 12[…]

01/26/2021 | Gift Boxes Digital
Plastic transformed: Cutting-edge alternatives & new solutions

Dossier

Plastic transformed: Cutting-edge alternatives & new solutions

From paper bottles and bio-plastics to compostable materials, the packaging industry has seen the number of alternatives to virgin plastic skyrocket in recent months. In our Dossier, we highlight a selection of innovations and interviews meant[…]

12/10/2020 |
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