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The luxury market’s first compostable cap? That’s the claim wood packaging specialist Pujolasos is making with the launch of Woork, an innovation described as “100% organic and compostable”. The wood (...)
Guerlain's (LVMH) emblematic Bee Bottle has been revamped for a limited edition of Santal Royal, a best-selling fragrance that is part of the brand's Absolus d'Orient collection. The new bottle (...)
In celebration of its 25th anniversary, Parisian trade fair Les Places d'Or—an annual event which this year will be held this year from November 5-7—will put the spotlight on craftmanship.
“The 2020 consumer is paving the way for a future that is inclusive, sustainable, healthy and innovative,” notes Emma Chiu, global director of JWT Intelligence and author of The 2020 (...)
Fragrance and technology are one and the same judging from Guerlain’s latest innovations. Last year, the LVMH brand’s Digital Innovation team unveiled Olfaplay, a "digital radio" platform (that includes an (...)
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Perfume-Tech, a Slovenian start-up, has teamed up with glassmaker Hrastnik 1860 to launch what it calls a "smart" perfume bottle. The innovation involves both the way the fragrance is dispensed (...)
Launched at Luxe Pack Monaco, CrownBoard is BillerudKorsnäs’ new premium board brand. Its high tensile strength allows for substantial lightweighting when it comes to packaging.
"With CrownBoard, we’re looking (...)
The Prix Formes de Luxe awards celebrated its 20th anniversary on October 1st in Monaco. Below are the winners in each category and for more details on the nominees and (...)
iDSCENT previewed Scentouch at the Luxe Pack Monaco show: a sample that reinvents fragrance application.
"We realized that brands were looking for new alternatives to apply fragrance to (...)
For Albéa, 2019 looks to be a turning point when it comes to sustainable development. In July, the French group published its first sustainability report and it is now a (...)
German glassmaker Heinz Glas is inaugurating a new furnace mid-2020 at its Kleintettau glassworks that will be able to integrate up to 50% PCR glass. Coo Jörg Utsch and sales (...)
Maxime Garcia-Janin, founder of French indie digital perfumery brand Sillages Paris specialized in personalized fragrance, is gleefully looking to the future. And for good reason: this year the brand opened (...)
Parisian independent and family-owned fragrance maison Nicolaï is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Co-founded by the creative soul of the brand, perfumer Patricia Nicolaï and her husband Jean-Louis, formerly (...)
For the decoration of its annual bottle paying tribute to the lily-of-the-valley, Guerlain called on Séricyne, the Cévennes-based creator of natural 3D non-woven silk for its 2019 edition. The maison’s (...)
Rienk Jan van der Kooi, ceo of Dutch board manufacturer Eska, explains why his 140 year-old company is a good fit for luxury brands on the lookout for sustainable solutions. (...)
Mon Guerlain's fragrance adventure continues with the launch of a sixth scent, Eau de Parfum Intense. Described as an "assured, carnal and magnified" fragrance, the EdP was composed by Thierry (...)
Is sustainability on the road to becoming a criterion of choice when purchasing luxury goods? For nearly one in four French consumers, a luxury product’s packaging should be environmentally friendly, (...)
Thierry Mugler and Azzaro are soon to join L'Oréal’s portfolio. The Clarins group, owner of the two fragrance brands, is in exclusive negotiations with the French beauty giant for the (...)
Texen Beauty Partners has structured its eco-design strategy by creating a working group to zero in on three main avenues of innovation: reduce, reuse, and recycle. The manufacturer showcased the (...)
Paco Rabanne (Puig) is clearly set on breaking the rules of fragrance packaging, as seen by its new collection Pacollection, described as falling “outside of the category’s codes,” according to (...)
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