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February 18, 2011

HOOFDORP, Netherlands — Sneaker and sports apparel manufacturer ASICS in March will open a new flagship store here, on the Stadhouderskade, at the entrance of greater Amsterdam’s most popular running path, the Vondelpark.


Beyond the basic sneaker-purchasing experience, the 6,458-sq.-ft. store touts several exclusive features, including:

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Running Lab, which offers extensive body analyses, including foot shape, leg alignment, running technique, strength and endurance, and customized advice on how to improve technique and performance;

January 14, 2011

It seems that reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino added "inventor" to his list of accomplishments.

LOS ANGELES — It seems that reality star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino added "inventor" to his list of accomplishments.

January 5, 2011

Procter & Gamble has tapped actress Shay Mitchell to be the new spokeswoman for its Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion collection.

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble has tapped actress Shay Mitchell to be the new spokeswoman for its Pantene Pro-V Nature Fusion collection.

January 5, 2011

Supplier News — EcoTools once again is joining forces with actress Alicia Silverstone to introduce for the spring the revamped eco-conscious cosmetic bag and brush collection set dubbed EcoTools by Alicia Silverstone. The collection, which will launch April 2011, will feature three additions and three revised sets, and will be available at Walmart, Target and Walgreens.


December 15, 2010

Kohl's and Lagardere Active are looking to expand the Elle-branded lifestyle collection into cosmetics, as well as fashion jewelry, in spring 2012.

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. — Kohl's and Lagardere Active are looking to expand the Elle-branded lifestyle collection into cosmetics, as well as fashion jewelry, in spring 2012.

The brand — which initially launched in 2007 and has since expanded from apparel into other categories, including shoes and home goods — will include a line of makeup, skin care, bath and nail products.

The line also will include runway-inspired jewelry, including necklaces, earrings, bracelets and rings.

December 14, 2010

L'Oréal USA is extending its coverage of American hair salons by acquiring the professional distribution business of Peel's Salon Services, a Nebraska-based company.

NEW YORK — L'Oréal USA is extending its coverage of American hair salons by acquiring the professional distribution business of Peel's Salon Services, a Nebraska-based company.

L'Oréal USA acquired Peel's Salon Services through its SalonCentric division. Through the acquisition, the SalonCentric division is extending its distribution territory, now covering the vast majority of the United States.

December 10, 2010

Mizco recently inked a licensing agreement with Marc Ecko Enterprises, bringing the first-ever line of Ecko-inspired electronic accessory and mobile technology products to design-conscious technology enthusiasts.

AVENEL, N.J. — Mizco recently inked a licensing agreement with Marc Ecko Enterprises, bringing the first-ever line of Ecko-inspired electronic accessory and mobile technology products to design-conscious technology enthusiasts.

The Ecko line of Mizco products includes headphones; iPhone, iPad and MP3 cases; and camera accessories that are available for a suggested retail price ranging from $19.99 to $99.

November 14, 2010

Clothing manufacturer American Apparel has announced the addition of 12 new colors to its line...

LOS ANGELES — Clothing manufacturer American Apparel has announced the addition of 12 new colors to its line of nail polish.

 

The company's Made in the USA nail lacquer is now available in 48 colors.

 

November 14, 2010

Honeycat Cosmetics is a line of bath and body products designed to appeal to that...

November 14, 2010

The men’s grooming segment continues to be an attractive category for manufacturers, and there is...

The men’s grooming segment continues to be an attractive category for manufacturers, and there is evidence that the wobbly economy has helped bolster the segment at mass.

Valued at $19.7 billion worldwide in 2009, male-specific grooming products will mushroom to $28 billion by 2014, stated consumer market research publisher Packaged Facts in its “Men’s Grooming Products: A Global Analysis” report published in November 2009.

November 10, 2010

At this year's 20th Annual Women of the Year Awards hosted by Glamour magazine, L'Oreal...

NEW YORK At this year's 20th Annual Women of the Year Awards hosted by Glamour magazine, L'Oreal Paris, which sponsored the ceremony, provided honorees with its latest products to try out during the event.

In the green room of the WOTY awards ceremony, held at Carnegie Hall in New York, honorees stopped by the L’Oreal Paris makeup room to check out the beauty brand's latest products, including L’Oreal Paris Colour Riche lip liner and Colour Juice sheer juicy lip gloss, Voluminous Million Lashes mascara and Infallible Never Fail plumping lip gloss.

November 9, 2010

Procter & Gamble's Head & Shoulders hair care brand has crowned National Football League legend...

CINCINNATI Procter & Gamble's Head & Shoulders hair care brand has crowned National Football League legend Brian Bosworth "Most Iconic NFL Hair of All Time."

October 12, 2010

Beauty shoppers are more receptive to advertisements that appeal to their confidence, rather than their...

October 5, 2010

Recording artist and Broadway star Jordin Sparks is launching in October her first fragrance line,...

GLENWILLOW, Ohio Recording artist and Broadway star Jordin Sparks is launching in October her first fragrance line, which exclusively will be available at apparel retailer Dots through Nov. 5.

Apra International, which introduces up-and-coming celebrity fragrances, manufactured the fragrance called "Because of You." The fragrance is priced at $14.95 for 2.5 oz. of eau de parfum. Dots, which has more than 400 stores, will offer the fragrance at an introductory price of $9.50 through the month of October.

September 28, 2010

Actress and former "Deal or No Deal" model Leyla Milani, with a team of hair...

LOS ANGELES Actress and former "Deal or No Deal" model Leyla Milani, with a team of hair care professionals, has developed do-it-yourself, clip-in-and-go hair extensions.

Her new venture, Milani Hair, is an "As Seen on TV" hit after its recent nationwide rollout via two-minute spots on cable and network television. In addition, Milani Hair now is available at select Planet Beauty stores in California.

September 15, 2010

As part of its annual “Still Serving” weekend, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service...

September 15, 2010

Adidas is promoting its new Adidas Moves Pulse fragrances for guys and girls with a...

NEW YORK Adidas is promoting its new Adidas Moves Pulse fragrances for guys and girls with a contest that encourages students nationwide to show their "ultimate moves."

The new Adidas Moves Pulse Him is a spicy, woody fougere fragrance. The top notes of yuzu leaves and bursts of watermint join the aroma of coriander. Mid-notes are violet leaves, artemisia and vetiver. The fragrance also has base scents of warm, woody cedar and sun-drenched woods, wrapped in masculine musk.

September 14, 2010

Revlon brand ambassador Halle Berry celebrated Fashion's Night Out on Sept. 10 in Soho at...

NEW YORK Revlon brand ambassador Halle Berry celebrated Fashion's Night Out on Sept. 10 in Soho at the Rag & Bone, where consumers were able to receive a custom makeover from Revlon global artistic director Gucci Westman and have their picture taken with Berry.

September 13, 2010

Women who consider themselves "stylish" and follow the hottest fashion trends are actively spending in...

September 9, 2010

Revlon has partnered with its global artistic director Gucci Westman to help create the beauty...

NEW YORK Revlon has partnered with its global artistic director Gucci Westman to help create the beauty looks for spring 2011 during New York Fashion Week, Sept. 9 to 16.

During New York Fashion Week, Westman is leading her team of makeup artists to create beauty looks that are gracing the runways at such shows as Richard Chai, Rag & Bone, Ohne Titel and Oscar de la Renta.

In addition to New York City, Westman also will be backstage with Revlon during London and Paris Fashion Weeks.

August 25, 2010

A company that makes personal protective equipment and first-aid kits has introduced a line of...

August 12, 2010

MidWest Gloves & Gear once again is expanding its line of gloves with new string...

August 5, 2010

OccuNomix International has launched a new line of products to keep consumers cool during the...

July 20, 2010

Coty Inc. has signed a licensing agreement with Italian fashion brand Roberto Cavalli Group to...

July 20, 2010

Firstline Manufacturing Corp., a manufacturer of hair care accessories for the ethnic consumer, has announced...