Strong growth expected in 2015 for the Taiwanese company Jia Hsing

After increasing last year its turnover by nearly 15% over 2013, the Taiwan based group Jia Hsing Enterprise, (1,300 staff spread out in two factories, 150 injection machines), expects in 2015 an increase of more than 20% of its activity. There are two main reasons for this new "leap forward", firstly its growing influence on the global market of packaging and full service for the cosmetic industry, particularly in the USA, Japan and Europe, but also new markets acquired with customers who prefer to supply themselves in Taiwan rather than China. As a consequence the expansion of the new plant...

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Thai Hoover industry, the Thai firm reaches a new stage

The Thai firm, Thai Hoover Industry ($ 40 million in sales), specialized in the manufacturing of packaging for the cosmetics industry, has reached a new stage, both industrially and commercially. It has on the one side, started to build a brand new automatic anodizing unit in its factory in Bangkok that should be up and running by the end of this year and has also recently entrusted the PLV Beauté company, led by Jean Stanislas Orlowski, with the management of its commercial operations in Europe. Overview with Voravit Damrongvatanapokin, General Manager. MakeUp in…™: The industrial adventure of Thai Hoover actually began...

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L4Belle: a newcomer in the make-up packaging sector

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [gallery link="file" ids="23629,23630,23631"] Through the impetus given by the managers at Lumson the Italian Group, L4Belle a brand new company specialized in the make-up packaging sector saw the light a few weeks ago. The result of an acquisition and of a perfect synergy with the Group's industrial and commercial capacity. Giovanni Broggiato becomes the new CEO of the company, Stefano Focolari the Marketing Director and Giorgio Cassanmagnago the new Commercial Director. More bellow...

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Oekabeauty will celebrate its 100th anniversary at MakeUp in Paris!

The German firm Oekabeauty (€ 32 million in turnover for a total staff 350 people), specializing in the design and production of lipstick tubes, mascara and lipgloss packs, will celebrate its hundred years of existence this year. As a preview of an event which will officially take place on October 10th at the headquarters of the company in Bamberg but which will also be a highlight of its presence at MakeUp in Paris, Gerald Oehlhorn, CEO, goes back over a hundred year long saga. MakeUp in…™: An old story that of Oekabeauty! By the way, where does the name come from? Gerald...

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Lumson lauches “Envers”!

Lumson, the Italian family-owned group will be releasing, one after another, several novelties with as a highlight, "luxury" variations of its famous TAG airless packaging system, but also a new range of particularly attractive packagings for L4Belle, its division more specifically dedicated to the cosmetic industry and not to mention, “Envers”, a brand new particularly innovative packaging...

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Microbial protection and “intelligent” packaging

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [gallery link="file" ids="23326,23327,23328"] Cosmetics require ever increasingly manufacturing processes that meet requirements for sustainable development. Hence, better protecting the environment, being capable of creating increasingly less chemical products and to use as few as possible preservatives in formulas, are concerns increasingly central to the cosmetic industry; especially in make-up with sensitive products like mascaras, for example. Like a butterfly flapping its wings can influence the weather at the other end of the world, the Pylote technology significantly improves traditional industrial processes and their finished products. “Clean tech” The patented technology of Pyrolyse Pulverisée® (Sprayed Pyrolysis), initially transferred from the National Centre for Scientific...

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Unipack Korea: our mission… innovation!

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [gallery link="file" ids="23120,23121,23122,23123,23124"] Small in size but with a huge innovation capacity, Unipack Korea has embedded in its DNA what has become a mission for the company. With 26 employees and an anticipated $2.5 million in sales this year, the company packs quite an impressive portfolio. The next step will involve the firm’s relocation to a larger plant. CEO Brian Chung explains. MakeUp in…™: Your company is quite young? Brian Chung: Unipack actually dates back to 2009. Two years before that I’d started up a trading company called KY Korea Co. Ltd, where I worked mainly as an agent for Kanebo. In 2008,...

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Mazel, a Korean company and a division of the Samhwa Plastic group, is building on make-up

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [gallery link="file" ids="23020,23021"] [/vc_column_text][/vc_column][/vc_row]The Korean company Mazel, the cosmetics division of the Samhwa Plastic Group has announced the start up of its new factory next month. In November, the firm based on the outskirts of Seoul, specializing in the production of packaging for the beauty sector will be moving up a gear by expanding its current industrial tool with 2,100 sqm of additional production surface which will house about twelve injection machines (that come in addition to the 70 existing ones) and several brand new assembly lines. Amount of the investment, nearly two million euros. Overview with Thomas Hwang, Sales Team/General...

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Albéa, heavily investing in the make-up sector

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] [gallery link="file" ids="22952,22953"] The Group has announced a € 6 million investment for its new European Centre of Excellence for mascara and lip gloss applicators, which will start in Bottanuco (Italy). In the field of product development, the Group will launch this fall four new types of lipstick bullets and will sign the latest Rouge Dior. According to officials, advanced technologies were used for this product, in terms of finishing and manufacturing processes. Finally, the Group launched the Artist Bubble tube, the newest member of the company’s Artist Family of make-up applicators. Specially designed for women on-the-go, Artist Bubble is the...

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