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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 (...)
Virospack has launched what it calls the beauty market’s first-ever zamak-tipped dropper. Jordi Salas, technical manager at the Spanish dropper specialist, discusses this new innovation and others in the pipeline.
It was in the brand's couture workshops that Versace—whose perfume license is held by Euroitalia—drew its inspiration for its very first premium fragrance collection.
Called Atelier Versace, the range (...)
Quality, creativity and sustainability are the essential criteria demanded by luxury-goods consumers in the industry’s seven “pillar" countries*, according to the 2019 edition of Ipsos study World Luxury Tracking. "Affluents (...)
Guest of honor at Luxe Pack Monaco this year, Ross Lovegrove discusses his approach to design in our exclusive interview.
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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 (...)
It's official, Albéa has just announced the signature of a "strategic partnership" with Erpro 3D Factory, an alliance geared to the manufacturing of cosmetics packaging components via 3D printing on (...)
Seedlip ceo Ben Branson talks about the genesis of his young brand and shares his views on the evolution of the no-low trend.
What was behind the creation (...)
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 (...)
Optimizing recycled plastic is a target for US-based supplier Eastman. The group is currently working to develop plastic materials that can regenerate themselves by using complementary recycling methods. In a (...)
Made entirely of aluminum, the cases for Gucci lipsticks (signed Axilone) come in three designs, created by house designer Alessandro Michele. And all with a vintage look to better summon (...)
Chinese online retail giant Tmall has launched its Bonjour Brand project.
In Chinese culture, cakes are traditionally gifted in celebration of the annual moon festival. For this year’s (...)
Looking to further boost its initiatives in the sustainable packaging realm, beauty group L’Oréal has joined the paper bottle company community: a consortium of brands, suppliers and technology experts developing (...)
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 (...)
Sampling expert Arcade Beauty unveiled its latest series of innovations at Luxe Pack Monaco. Here is our recap.
Touch'n Smell is comprised of a card covered with microcapsules (...)
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 (...)
Arjowiggins Creative Papers, in receivership since January 2019, was acquired earlier this month by a consortium of the company's managers via an MBO in partnership with agency Scottish Enterprise. The (...)
Quadpack ceo Tim Eaves tells us what Louvrette and Inotech, its latest acquisitions, bring to the table.
You purchased German primary packaging company Louvrette last month. What was behind (...)
In a bid to reduce the amount of plastic used in its packaging, Albéa has teamed up with L'Oréal to develop a paper-based tube for cosmetics. The material is a (...)
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