Important UK design law changes

New provisions for registered UK designs are now in force. Whether you design things yourself, commission or employ designers, or simply make or sell products, these changes will affect you.

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Unilever Belgian roll-on recall

Anglo-Dutch chemicals giant Unilever has been forced to recall around 1,000 50ml bottles of its Neutral Roll-on deodorant

Packaging | Europe | Manufacturing | Cosmetic News Weekly

3D prints are the shape of things to come

As 3D printers become more advanced and more accessible, Cosmetics Business discovers how industry as we know it could change, and change fast

Packaging | Retail | Manufacturing | SPC

Monte Carlo or bust

From 27-29 October prestige packaging event Luxe Pack Monaco returns to the Grimaldi Forum. This year's focus is on formulation

Packaging | Europe | SPC

What is luxury and what is not?

The look, feel and even the sound of a pack all contribute to our perception of what is luxurious or not. Julia Wray looks at cues that imply ‘luxury’ and trends that have dominated recent months

Packaging | Manufacturing | SPC

Eckart to reveal new pigments

Effect pigment specialist Eckhart has created a number of innovative new pigments that it claims will open new markets for masterbatchers and compounders in the packaging industry

Packaging | Cosmetic News Weekly

Smaller packs for developing nations

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Smaller packaging could lead to stronger sales of cosmetics products in developing nations, where consumers cannot afford larger sizes,

Packaging | Africa ME | Latin America | Cosmetic News Weekly

Fusion Packaging steps in the Shade with tube-based applicators

US firm Fusion Packaging, which designs, manufactures, and distributes luxury packaging for the beauty industry, is producing a Direct Effect collection of customizable tube-based direct applicators

Packaging | Cosmetic News Weekly

Olfactory evolution

The fragrance market continues to make olfactive gains thanks to innovation across the sector. But how will the market respond to a change in demographic?

Ingredients | Packaging | Fragrance | SPC

Making products personal

With a constant level of connection and data propagation, consumers expect increasingly personalised expressions from their brands

Packaging | Retail | SPC

DuPont to increase packaging & industrial polymer production

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DuPont, a leading materials supplier to the packaging and consumer industries, will be expanding its production capacity of ethylene copolymers to meet growing market demand

Packaging | Manufacturing | Cosmetic News Weekly

PLA market booming

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The markets for polylactic acid (PLA) and lactic acid are experiencing high growth as consumers and manufacturers increase environmental awareness

Packaging | Cosmetic News Weekly