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Stoelzle to debut US production with purchase of Anchor Hocking Glass site

Stoelzle to debut US production with purchase of Anchor Hocking Glass site

With its acquisition of Anchor Hocking Glass Company’s glassworks in Pennsylvania, Austria’s Stoelzle Glass Group is expanding its global footprint into North America. On March 1st, Stoelzle Glass Group bought Anchor Hocking Glass[…]

03/05/2021 | M&A Corporate strategy Regional focus
Pusterla 1880 acquires Pollard Boxes

Pusterla 1880 acquires Pollard Boxes

Hot on the heels of its acquisition of French luxury coffret manufacturer Groupe Adine last month, Italian packaging group Pusterla 1880 has purchased UK-based Pollard Boxes. With the acquisition of luxury packaging company Pollard Boxes, part[…]

03/04/2021 |
La Rochère 1475 glassworks acquired by Tourres & Cie

La Rochère 1475 glassworks acquired by Tourres & Cie

Tourres & Cie, owner of Waltersperger, has purchased centuries-old French glassworks La Rochère 1475. The holding company, along with La Rochère’s co-investors, is looking to create synergies between the two historic[…]

03/03/2021 | Regional focus
Escada Candy Love's hot-pink heart

Escada Candy Love's hot-pink heart

03/02/2021 |
FS Korea drives eco-design of applicator portfolio

FS Korea drives eco-design of applicator portfolio

Bulgari’s Allegra collection: A jewel in the crown

Bulgari’s Allegra collection: A jewel in the crown

03/02/2021 |
Analysis: France’s perfumery glassmakers in crisis times

Analysis: France’s perfumery glassmakers in crisis times

As the health crisis continues to cripple the fragrance market, France’s luxury perfumery glassmakers are on the front lines. We spoke to executives from leading suppliers Pochet du Courval, Verescence, Stoelzle, Zignago Brosse and[…]

02/23/2021 |
Verescence takes majority stake in South Korea’s Pacificglas

Verescence takes majority stake in South Korea’s Pacificglas

French glassmaker Verescence has purchased a majority share in Amorepacific’s subsidiary Pacificglas, a specialist in premium glass packaging for the cosmetics industry founded in 1973. Financial terms of the transaction were not[…]

02/26/2021 |
Diptyque fetes graphic heritage with 60th anniversary editions

Diptyque fetes graphic heritage with 60th anniversary editions

On the occasion of its 60th anniversary in 2021, French brand Diptyque is celebrating its heritage with a series of “chapters”. The first spotlights its graphic heritage, while the second takes us back to the sixties and the[…]

03/02/2021 |
Lancôme x Sophie Hallette: Valentine’s Day in lace

Lancôme x Sophie Hallette: Valentine’s Day in lace

L’Oréal-owned Lancôme teamed up with French lace and tulle specialist Sophie Hallette for three limited-edition products: a Valentine’s Day calendar, lipstick and fragrance. Artisans at French maison Sophie Hallette -[…]

03/01/2021 |

Product launches

Valentine’s Day loves the pack

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Valentine’s Day loves the pack

From candles to Champagne via fragrance, we take a look at some of the Valentine’s Day limited-edition packs to have launched this year.

02/25/2021 |
Lucie Touré decorates Guerlain’s 2021 Muguet edition

Lucie Touré decorates Guerlain’s 2021 Muguet edition

Brett Ryder illustrates Royal Salute’s Chinese New Year pack

Brett Ryder illustrates Royal Salute’s Chinese New Year pack

Giorgio Armani’s Ikat spotlights artisanal decoration technique

Giorgio Armani’s Ikat spotlights artisanal decoration technique

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Sustainability

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

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

When it comes to refilling products at retail, fragrance fountains have been around for a number of years, while shampoo, shower gel and even spirits, have been gaining ground in recent months. Skincare refills, however, is still a nascent[…]

02/17/2021 | Sustainability
Absolut begins trialing Paboco paper bottle

Absolut begins trialing Paboco paper bottle

From the Editor’s Desk: French beauty industry voices support for local glassmakers, but at what cost?

From the Editor’s Desk: French beauty industry voices support for local glassmakers, but at what cost?

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

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

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Videos

Trends in 3D printing

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Trends in 3D printing

In the luxury packaging sector, advances in 3D printing are opening a world of possibilities. We sum up a few of the latest trends in this area. Read the full article in the Summer issue of our sister publication Formes de Luxe.

08/25/2020 | Videos
Quantis report calls out key ways to build sustainability in beauty

Quantis report calls out key ways to build sustainability in beauty

Materials spotlight: Allizé Plasturgie

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Materials spotlight: Allizé Plasturgie

Trends in beauty sampling

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Trends in beauty sampling

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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

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

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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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