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A first for L’Occitane en Provence: 100% recycled PET bottles using Loop technology

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A first for L’Occitane en Provence: 100% recycled PET bottles using Loop technology

L’Occitane en Provence debuted a collaboration with Loop Industries in 2018 to integrate molecularly recycled PET into its product value chain. This week, the French beauty brand revealed its first limited run of 100% Loop-recycled PET bottles[…]

09/29/2022 | BottlesMaterials
Anomatic and Novelis develop recycled aluminum alloy for cosmetics

Anomatic and Novelis develop recycled aluminum alloy for cosmetics

Through a partnership with anodized aluminum packaging supplier Anomatic, aluminum rolling and recycling specialist Novelis has added to its everycle portfolio with the launch of a 100% recycled aluminum alloy for cosmetics. The new evercycle[…]

Schwan Cosmetics uses Sulapac for plant-based cosmetics pencil barrel

Schwan Cosmetics uses Sulapac for plant-based cosmetics pencil barrel

“TheBetterBarrel” is Schwan Cosmetics’ first cosmetic pencil featuring a barrel made with Sulapac material, replacing virigin plastic. Marking the first time that Sulapac’s plastic alternative material is being used in color cosmetic pencils,[…]

Iconic Woodacity: Aptar and Quadpack talk lipstick collab

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Iconic Woodacity: Aptar and Quadpack talk lipstick collab

Aptar Beauty + Home and Quadpack co-created and launched premium lipstick Iconic Woodacity earlier this summer. We got the back story from Aptar Beauty + Home Marketing Director Beauty EMEA Patrick Bousquel and Pierre-Antoine Henry, Quadpack’s[…]

08/31/2022 | StrategySustainability
Heinz Glas in innovation mode

Heinz Glas in innovation mode

From protective coatings to a collection of ‘imperfect’ bottles, Heinz Glas has added a string of new launches to its glass portfolio this year. 2022 also happens to be the German glassmaker’s 400th anniversary. Heinz Glas’ Not a Mistake line of[…]

07/21/2022 | BottlesDecoration
 Absolut Vodka to adopt fiber-based cap

Absolut Vodka to adopt fiber-based cap

Pernod-Ricard owned vodka brand Absolut will pair a paper-based cap with its iconic Absolut Vodka glass bottle from as early as next year thanks to a tie-up with Swedish start-up Blue Ocean Closures. The Absolut Company (Pernod Ricard) has[…]

06/22/2022 | Cappaper
Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Positive Luxury's take on the future of beauty & fragrance

Luxury beauty companies that offer innovative packaging, turn waste into valuable products and offer eco-friendly alternatives to traditional active ingredients will be the ones to get ahead, according to a new report from UK-based[…]

06/16/2022 | CosmeticsEco-design
Champagne: packaging innovations, consumer trends... where's the market headed?

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Champagne: packaging innovations, consumer trends... where's the market headed?

Anchored in tradition, Champagne has nonetheless taken a proactive position in the area of packaging innovation and eco-design. In our dedicated Dossier, Luxe Packaging Insight looks at how the Champagne market is adapting to a post-pandemic[…]

05/22/2022 | Gift BoxesData
Growing next-gen materials: what opportunities for luxury packaging?

Growing next-gen materials: what opportunities for luxury packaging?

The market for next-gen materials is witnessing accelerated growth, driven by consumer demand for products that are animal-free and more sustainable, says a report from Material Innovation Initiative (MII). Next-gen materials – defined by[…]

05/19/2022 | SustainabilityMaterials
Pochet du Courval to debut electric furnace in 2024

Pochet du Courval to debut electric furnace in 2024

Pochet du Courval will have an electric furnace at its Guimerville (Seine-et-Maritime) site by the end of 2024. The first French furnace for luxury flaconnage will require an investment of between €22m and €30m. French luxury glassmaker Pochet[…]