Monthly Archives: January 2015

Head of Product Development – Colour Cosmetics

Our client is an exciting colour cosmetics company that is marketing led, highly creative and a challenger of convention. Recently purchased by the largest Saudi-based retail conglomerate, Veblen was set the challenge of finding a Head of Product Development to join the company’s team in London. Our client was seeking a candidate with a very… Read more »

MAC vs. the Partners in Design…

Famed for its celebrity collaborations, MAC Cosmetics’ latest team consists of fashion designers and illustrators, couple Isabel and Ruben Toledo. Renowned for their award-winning and imaginative work, the pair has collaborated with MAC on a range of colour cosmetics including mascaras, lipsticks and eyeliners. There is also a specially designed powder/blush brush and make-up bag…. Read more »

The Body Shop x500 in Brazil?

Already operating in over 61 countries, The Body Shop has announced plans to expand the number of franchise stores from 122 to 500 by 2019. Renowned for its natural products, all ethically sourced, The Body Shop offers over 900 skincare, make-up, aromatherapy, haircare and bath and body products. Since the acquisition of 51% of Emporio Body Store by… Read more »

Korea to be Cruelty Free…

Korea has taken its first steps towards a cruelty-free cosmetics industry, with a ban on animal testing for finished cosmetics products. The South Korean government announced this week their plans to end testing on animals for cosmetics. The news comes following two years of work between Cruelty Free International and South Korea’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural… Read more »