Estée Lauder has teamed up with Perfect Corp to launch a mobile augmented reality training program harnessing YouCam technology to create the first AR make-up education tool for Lauder’s 17,000 beauty advisors worldwide.
Ingredient supplier Croda has announced the acquisition of IonPhasE, a technology supplier of static electricity protection products, for €24m.
Japanese beauty company Shiseido has announced the move of its US headquarters to a renovated office in midtown Manhattan.
Supply chain solutions partner Li & Fung Limited has announced the sale of its Beauty division, alongside its Furniture and Sweaters business, to the Hony Capital and the Fung Group in what is estimated to be a $1.1 billion cash consideration.
Industrial augmented reality company Apprentice.io has raised $2.5 million funding from VC firms Silverton Partners and Hemi Ventures to develop its platform.
K beauty giant AmorePacific has announced annual export sales of over $300 million, up 35.2 percent in the like-for-like period, receiving the $300 million Export Tower Award at 54th annual Trade Day in Seoul this week.
The Ghanaian arm of Dutch personal care giant Unilever has received two awards at the first Ghana Expatriate Business Awards, including Top Expatriate Business.
The Indian arm of direct sales company Avon has appointed media agency Chimp&z as its digital media partner following a multi-agency pitch.
US beauty retailer Ulta Beauty has announced the appointment of Sally Blount onto its Board of Directors.