Special report: Reshoring production
It would appear that the luxury sector has moved on from the indiscriminate outsourcing that has shaken up the packaging industry in recent decades. Read our exclusive report published in the Spring 2022 issue of our sister magazine Formes de[…]
Recovery ahead for the prestige beauty sector in France?
After a turbulent 2020, the prestige beauty market in France continued to suffer from the pandemic in 2021. However, according to the latest figures from NPD Group, the country’s selective beauty sales showed 9% growth last year. Predictably,[…]
LUXE PACK Shanghai, MakeUp in Shanghai announce June 2022 dates
Luxury packaging trade show LUXE PACK Shanghai has announced new show dates for this year due to the covid-19 situation in China. The event was originally set to take place on April 14th-15th, 2022. In light of reported coronavirus cases in[…]
Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna reschedules 2022 edition
Due to rising concerns related to the health crisis, the 53rd edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna has been pushed back to late April, 2022. The international beauty event was originally to take place from March 10th - 14th but the decision to[…]
Covid-19 ushers in a new digital & innovation age for luxury
The 2021 edition of Deloitte’s Global Powers of Luxury Goods report takes stock of the impact of Covid-19 on the world’s luxury market. While sales were hard hit across the board – the top 100 luxury players saw their revenue fall from $281bn in[…]
Aptar study: How is Covid-19 changing beauty consumer expectations?
A global study carried out by Aptar Beauty + Home has revealed how beauty consumers are responding to the health crisis. The results have shown that packaging developments going forward need to focus on three key areas: hygiene, e-commerce, and[…]
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 the[…]
From the Editor’s Desk: French beauty industry voices support for local glassmakers, but at what cost?
With the first anniversary of the coronavirus pandemic's onset fast approaching, the luxury industry is surveying the damage done in 2020, and worriedly looking to its perspectives in 2021. Behind these companies, an entire supply chain is[…]
LUXE PACK Monaco cancels 2020 show, readies for digital platform
Luxury packaging trade show LUXE PACK Monaco has announced that its 2020 event will not go ahead in light of the latest government measures limiting group gatherings and travel restrictions imposed as a result of the pandemic. The health crisis[…]
Asquan’s makeup brushes offer coronavirus protection thanks to Pylote technology
Beauty solutions specialist Asquan Group has launched a range of cosmetics applicators treated with French engineering firm Pylote’s antimicrobial technology that is said to be effective in providing surface protection against coronavirus.[…]