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How Covid-19 is set to change beauty packaging: part 2
In part two of our series, Luxe Packaging Insight looks into progress in the area of antibacterial surfaces and how sustainable packs will fare in a post-covid environment. It’s no secret that antibacterial surfaces are set to gain in popularity[…]
Covid-19: how will the crisis change beauty packaging?
The coronavirus crisis is raising a host of new questions in terms of beauty packaging formats. In part one in our two-part series, we look at existing solutions in the area of hygienic applicators and how suppliers are positioning themselves[…]
Covid-19 to cause biggest drop in US beauty market in 60 years
The coronavirus pandemic is predicted to cause a 2.5% drop in the US beauty and personal care market in 2020, according to Kline—the biggest drop in the more than 60 years the market-research firm has been tracking the industry. This decline[…]
Luxury e-commerce hard hit by covid-19
Online purchases may have increased as a result of the coronavirus health crisis, but not all sectors have benefited. While cosmetics transactions were up, those of luxury goods have seen double-digit declines in the past two weeks. Compared to[…]
Guala Closures invests in digital agency SharpEnd
In a bid to accelerate its connected closures business Italian wine and spirits supplier Guala Closures has acquired a 20% share in London-based digital IoT agency SharpEnd. Guala Closures Group chief marketing officer Paolo Ferrari and Violette[…]
Distill Ventures’ Shilen Patel talks no/low drinks packaging
Describing itself as “the world’s first independent drinks accelerator”, Distill Ventures (Diageo) scouts novel newcomer spirits brands looking to scale up and become the sought-after brands of tomorrow. On that journey, packaging plays an[…]
Luxury: coronavirus’ collateral victim
Shuttered boutiques, cancelled fashion shows and postponed product launches are the order of the day for luxury brands in China since the spread of the coronavirus began in January. Confined to their homes, the Chinese no longer have the heart[…]
Live from Luxe Pack LA: Sexual wellness brand Quim
Cyo Ray Nystrom, Ceo and Co-founder of intimacy wellness brand Quim, discusses this burgeoning sector in the US and how she sees it developing.
Live from Luxe Pack LA: CBD skincare pioneer 707 Flora
Joan Sutton, Co-founder and Ceo of California-based brand 707 Flora talks to Luxe Packaging Insight about the burgeoning CBD skincare market.
Smithers forecasts 3% growth for luxury packaging by 2024
The global luxury packaging market is poised to see continued growth, according to Smithers report The Future of Luxury Packaging to 2024, but at a slower rate than in recent years. Valued at $15.38bn in 2019, the luxury packaging market grew by[…]