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HCP invests in ex-Rusi plant, makes strides in sustainability

HCP invests in ex-Rusi plant, makes strides in sustainability

Following the acquisition of mascara specialist Rusi in 2017, HCP is aiming to make the Germany-based operation its “packaging platform”. The cosmetics packaging supplier is also innovating on the sustainability front with EcoWood, a bio-based[…]

MultiScent 20: a tablet turned fragrance sampler

MultiScent 20: a tablet turned fragrance sampler

Brazilian scent tech start-up Noar’s MultiScent 20 is a patented technology allowing consumers to sample up to 20 fragrances via a tablet. Exclusively distributed by US-based sampling specialist Orlandi, the device is geared to retail and to[…]

11/27/2020 |
Procos’ 2-in-1 shipping boxes focus on consumer experience

Procos’ 2-in-1 shipping boxes focus on consumer experience

German supplier Procos is looking to capture the exponential growth in e-commerce sales with its new shipping packs Yoga and Yoga Light. With retail stores in numerous markets shuttering once again due to the second round of lockdowns, the[…]

11/05/2020 | Corporate strategy
Luxurynsight raises €2m in funds

Luxurynsight raises €2m in funds

A provider of data-driven solutions for the luxury, fashion and beauty markets, Luxurynsight has secured an investment of €2m from new investors Xiamen Qishang Equity Investment, Tandem Venture Capital and Leadway International Investment. The[…]

Glass half full for New World whiskies

Glass half full for New World whiskies

Shaking up the segment and attracting new consumers, New World whisky is set for a bright future, according to a white paper from Distill Ventures*. New World whisky is defined as whisky that is either not produced in Scotland, Ireland, Canada,[…]

10/15/2020 |
Lancôme multiplies digital initiatives with virtual flagship

Lancôme multiplies digital initiatives with virtual flagship

Proof that beauty brands' digital initiatives are becoming increasingly sophisticated, Lancôme has brought together livestreaming, personality tests, skin diagnosis and product customization at its very first virtual flagship in Singapore.[…]

09/04/2020 |
Asia-Pacific leads in retail’s post-covid digital transformation

Asia-Pacific leads in retail’s post-covid digital transformation

The Covid-19 health crisis has seen retailers accelerate their digital transformation as they mine new technologies in response to novel consumption patterns. Nowhere is this shift more evident than in Asia-Pacific, which is at the forefront of[…]

09/03/2020 | Regional focus
Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

Analysis: new gestures in luxury packaging

As part of our summer series, we bring you in-depth content from our sister magazine Formes de Luxe. This week, an analysis of the influence of gestures on packaging developments. Life is about movement, and making packaging come alive means[…]

08/13/2020 |
Analysis: the rise of Clean Beauty

Analysis: the rise of Clean Beauty

As part of our summer series, we bring you in-depth content from our sister magazine Formes de Luxe. This week, an analysis of the Clean Beauty movement. Clean beauty, green beauty’s next of kin, is primarily defined by the absence of[…]

08/06/2020
Analysis:  Makeup continues its slowdown

Analysis: Makeup continues its slowdown

Women are wearing less makeup, a trend observed in 2019 that is likely to persevere in light of the coronavirus crisis. Until now, the factors driving this slowdown were related more to the environment than to the economy. From no makeup to[…]

07/17/2020