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European Cosmeceutical Market to 2022 - Featuring Procter and Gamble, L'Oreal, Avon & Shiseido Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 4:25pm

The latest research report titled, Europe Cosmeceutical Market Outlook 2022 portrays the current and future scenario of the cosmeceutical industry in the region responsible for strong growth.

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  • The latest research report titled, Europe Cosmeceutical Market Outlook 2022 portrays the current and future scenario of the cosmeceutical industry in the region responsible for strong growth.
  • The European cosmeceutical market is expected to grow at an alarming rate due to the increasing aging population, rise in consumer awareness on the cosmeceutical product's benefits, and new technology-based cosmeceutical products.
  • It is projected that the European cosmeceutical market will grow to reach around US$ 8.7 Billion by 2022.
  • Further, the rise in technological innovations and the continuous launch of new products by players namely Procter & Gamble, Johnson & Johnson, etc.

Applied DNA and Takis Biotech Expand COVID-19 Vaccine Development Program to Include 5th Candidate

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:18pm

Applied DNA Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APDN) (Applied DNA or the Company) a leader in Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-based DNA manufacturing that enables diagnostics, pre-clinical nucleic acid-based therapeutic drug candidates, supply chain security, anti-counterfeiting and anti-theft technology, and Takis Biotech (Takis), a company focused on the development of cancer vaccines and founded by scientists from Merck Research Laboratories, today announce an expansion of their COVID-19 vaccine development program to include a fifth vaccine candidate.

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  • Applied DNA Sciences Inc. (NASDAQ: APDN) (Applied DNA or the Company) a leader in Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)-based DNA manufacturing that enables diagnostics, pre-clinical nucleic acid-based therapeutic drug candidates, supply chain security, anti-counterfeiting and anti-theft technology, and Takis Biotech (Takis), a company focused on the development of cancer vaccines and founded by scientists from Merck Research Laboratories, today announce an expansion of their COVID-19 vaccine development program to include a fifth vaccine candidate.
  • Dr. James Hayward, president and CEO of Applied DNA, stated, With the addition of a fifth candidate, we have more arrows in our quiver to enhance our probability of success.
  • The new potential candidate may facilitate a productive immune response, while minimizing mechanisms known to have potential negative effects on the infection.
  • Concurrent with the Takis animal trials, Applied DNA will prepare for cGMP production of selected vaccine candidate(s) to support human trials scheduled to begin this fall.

Ulta Beauty Provides COVID-19-Related Business Update

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 1:00pm

Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) today provided a business update in advance of the Companys participation at the J.P. Morgan Retail Round-Up Virtual Conference.

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  • Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) today provided a business update in advance of the Companys participation at the J.P. Morgan Retail Round-Up Virtual Conference.
  • Since March 20, Ulta Beauty has been a digital-only business.
  • Ulta Beauty is the largest U.S. beauty retailer and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin care products, hair care products and salon services.
  • Today, Ulta Beauty has grown to become the top national retailer offering the complete beauty experience.

KESSLER TOPAZ MELTZER & CHECK, LLP - IMPORTANT DEADLINE REMINDER FOR TUPPERWARE BRANDS CORPORATION INVESTORS

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 9:09pm

Important Deadline Reminder: Investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Tupperware securities during the Class Period may, no later than April 27, 2020, seek to be appointed as a lead plaintiff representative of the class.

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  • Important Deadline Reminder: Investors who purchased or otherwise acquired Tupperware securities during the Class Period may, no later than April 27, 2020, seek to be appointed as a lead plaintiff representative of the class.
  • Tupperware engages in the manufacture and sale of an array of products for consumers under the Tupperware brand name.
  • Tupperware also manufactures and distributes skin and hair care products, cosmetics, bath and body care, toiletries, fragrances, jewelry, and nutritional products under several brands, including the Fuller brand.
  • For more information about Kessler Topaz Meltzer & Check, please visit www.ktmc.com .

Perfect Corp. Partners with Jillian Dempsey for the Launch of YouCam for Web AR Try-On Solution

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 3:51pm

The new YouCam for Web service offers an affordable self-service web plug-in designed to help seamlessly integrate YouCams award-winning virtual beauty try-on technology across e-commerce channels.

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  • The new YouCam for Web service offers an affordable self-service web plug-in designed to help seamlessly integrate YouCams award-winning virtual beauty try-on technology across e-commerce channels.
  • This news syncs with the launch of celebrity makeup artist, Jillian Dempseys personalized beauty consultation experience, FYFE Beauty, and marks the first indie beauty brand to leverage the YouCam for Web service to provide virtual makeup try-on.
  • As the first indie beauty brand to leverage the turn key YouCam for Web solution, FYFE Beauty is further enhanced by the integration of YouCam virtual beauty try-ons.
  • In the wake of recent challenges posed by COVID-19, Perfect Corp. is offering the YouCam for Web service complimentary to help beauty brands quickly adapt to a digital-first strategy.

Astute's Self-Service Chatbot Complies with Digital Accessibility Guidelines

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:30pm

Now, it will be easier for consumers with disabilities to access information through digital self-service interactions or chat with a live agent.

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  • Now, it will be easier for consumers with disabilities to access information through digital self-service interactions or chat with a live agent.
  • In the same way that a wheelchair ramp makes buildings accessible for people with mobility issues, digital accessibility standards make online content available to all users, including those with disabilities.
  • By taking action to make their chatbot compliant, they share a common mission with ilumino: Everyone deserves an equal digital experience.
  • ilumino is an accessibility services and advocacy firm founded to light the path to digital accessibility compliance.

Fragrance Creators Announces Malory Todd as New Manager, Meetings & Membership

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:00pm

WASHINGTON, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Fragrance Creators Association has named Malory Todd as its new Manager, Meetings & Membership.

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  • WASHINGTON, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Fragrance Creators Association has named Malory Todd as its new Manager, Meetings & Membership.
  • "Malory's skill and passion for service will help mobilize Fragrance Creators' commitment to supporting our member companies," said Farah K. Ahmed, President & CEO, Fragrance Creators.
  • Fragrance Creators also represents companies that market finished products containing fragrance as well as those that supply fragrance ingredients, including natural extracts and other raw materials that are used in perfumery and fragrance mixtures.
  • Fragrance Creators produces Fragrance Notes, the publication of record for the fragrance industry, available in print and online at fragrancenotes.org .

Sally Beauty Appoints Marlo Cormier As Senior Vice President – Finance and Chief Accounting Officer

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 11:32pm

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SBH) today announced the appointment of Marlo Cormier, as Senior Vice President - Finance and Chief Accounting Officer.

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  • Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SBH) today announced the appointment of Marlo Cormier, as Senior Vice President - Finance and Chief Accounting Officer.
  • Ms. Cormier joins the Company from Fossil Group, Inc., where she was Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance and Chief Accounting Officer.
  • Prior to her role at Fossil Group, Ms. Cormier was the Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer of Callaway Golf and a Manager in Deloittes Accounting and Audit Services group.
  • With her deep financial and accounting experience supporting companies in retail and wholesale distribution, we expect her to help us propel Sally Beauty Holdings through our COVID-19 reset and our continuing Transformation, said Aaron Alt, President of Sally Beauty Supply and Chief Financial Officer.

Ulta Beauty to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conference

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 9:03pm

Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) today announced that the Company will present at the J.P. Morgan Retail Round-Up Virtual Conference on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time / 1:30 p.m. Central Time.

Key Points: 
  • Ulta Beauty, Inc. (NASDAQ: ULTA) today announced that the Company will present at the J.P. Morgan Retail Round-Up Virtual Conference on Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time / 1:30 p.m. Central Time.
  • At Ulta Beauty (NASDAQ: ULTA), the possibilities are beautiful.
  • Ulta Beauty is the largest U.S. beauty retailer and the premier beauty destination for cosmetics, fragrance, skin care products, hair care products and salon services.
  • Today, Ulta Beauty has grown to become the top national retailer offering the complete beauty experience.

In response to COVID-19, Eastman rapidly produces material for needed face shields

Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 2:00pm

Together, the goal is to produce 10,000 face shields in two weeks using 3D printers at colleges and universities around the state.

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  • Together, the goal is to produce 10,000 face shields in two weeks using 3D printers at colleges and universities around the state.
  • On March 25, Eastman donated enough rolls of PETG film, a copolyester commonly used for rigid medical packaging and medical devices, to produce 10,000 face shields.
  • Eastman teams worked over the weekend to ensure that in four days, THEC had the materials needed to continue with the project.
  • In Brazil, Eastman donated PETG material for face shields, and in Europe, the company has donated resins to customers that are making hand sanitizer instead of cosmetics.