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Jul 12, 2013, 11:43 ET
Jacqueline Laurita, reality star of Real Housewives of New Jersey and Founder of Altruistic Beauty, presented the 2013 HBA International Package Design Awards (IPDA) for Beauty & Personal Care.   #HBA2013.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

The Best In Beauty Packaging, Emerging Brands And New Innovations Announced By HBA Global

 HBA Global, the leading product development event for the beauty and personal care industry, announced the winners of several industry...

Jun 19, 2013, 10:55 ET
HBA Global, the largest product development event for the cosmetics, fragrance, personal care, and skin care industries is now taking place at the Javits Center in New York.  The beauty community is coming together to source, learn, and network. #HBA2013 #beauty.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Trends and Innovations in Cosmetics, Fragrance, Personal Care & Skin Care


Jun 17, 2013, 10:30 ET
HBA Global Conference, the leading B2B Beauty Event in New York, Opens with a Panel Discussion on "Purchasing and Trends in Beauty and Personal Care." HBA Global, June 18-20, in New York, #HBA2013.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Trending Changes In Beauty & Personal Care Purchasing Kicks-Off HBA Global

An interactive panel of purchasing and brand development experts will be the Opening Session at HBA Global Expo & Conference. Moderated by...

Jun 14, 2013, 12:59 ET
Jacqueline Laurita of the hit reality TV series, Real Housewives of New Jersey and Founder of Altruistic Beauty, will be the celebrity presenter at the HBA Global International Package Design Awards (IPDA) in New York.  #HBA2013.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Jacqueline Laurita, Star of Real Housewives of New Jersey, Celebrity Presenter at HBA Global in New York

HBA Global is pleased to announce that star of Bravo's hit series, Real Housewives of New Jersey, Jacqueline Laurita, will be its celebrity...

Jun 11, 2013, 10:30 ET
Bring Brands to Life and Packaging Innovations Top the Agenda at HBA Global.  The largest product development event for the cosmetics, fragrance, hair care, personal care and skin care industries. @hba_events #HBA2013Session.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Brand Conception To Activation At HBA Global Event

 Strategies and tactics to bring a brand to life or grow to the next level will be thoroughly discussed next week during the HBA Global...

Jun 06, 2013, 11:21 ET
FIT Capstone "Beauty in a Digital World" Presented at HBA Global in New York.   Educational panels with top beauty brands, digital innovators and marketing experts, part of conference and trade show for international product development in the cosmetics, fragrance, personal care, skin care and wellness industries. @hba_events.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

FIT Capstone "Beauty In A Digital World" Research Panels Presented At HBA Global In New York

 HBA Global is pleased to announce that for the first time fresh content from the recently unveiled FIT Capstone Research Program "Beauty in a...

May 30, 2013, 20:17 ET
HBA Global Announces the International Package Design Awards (IPDA) Finalists for Beauty & Personal Care Innovations. Winners will be revealed June 19th during the HBA Global Expo & Conference in New York.  #HBA2013.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Top Beauty Packaging Innovations Selected As HBA IPDA Finalists

 HBA Global, the leading product development source for the beauty and personal care industry, has announced the finalists of its Annual...

Apr 10, 2013, 11:41 ET
HBA Global in New York, the cosmetics and personal care product development event for sourcing, education, and networking.  Taking place June 18-20, 2013, registration is open at  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Registration Open For The Top Beauty Event For Networking, Sourcing & Education

WHAT:      HBA Global Expo & Conference WHEN:     June 18-20, 2013 WHERE:   Jacob...

Mar 13, 2013, 13:40 ET
Webinar on "Developing Winning Color Strategies in a Global Marketplace": presented by Pantone and HBA Global, the source for beauty and personal care product development.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Successful Color Strategies For The Global Beauty Market

  What:  "Developing Winning Color Strategies In A Global Marketplace" Webinar   When:  Thursday, March 14, 2013, 12 Noon...

Mar 08, 2013, 15:32 ET
High profile awards for the best in beauty and personal care packaging design is now accepting nominations.  Enter your brand  in the HBA IPDA Awards at  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Top Beauty & Personal Care Awards Recognize The Best In Package Design

 HBA Global Expo announces that it is now accepting nominations for its annual IPDA (International Package Design Awards) at...

Feb 26, 2013, 16:47 ET
Beauty Trends from New York Fashion Week.   Live Webinar on Wednesday, Feb. 27th, from HBA Global, the product development event.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Beauty Trends For Spring & Fall 2013

WHAT:  "New York's Fashion Week Recap: Beauty Trends for Spring & Fall 2013" Webinar   WHEN:  Wednesday, February 27, 2013,...

Jan 29, 2013, 10:53 ET
HBA Global: Where Beauty Meets Business 2013 Event Schedule Announced.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

HBA Global 2013 - Mark Your Calendar

- The 21st Annual HBA Global Expo & Conference June 18-20, 2013 Jacob K. Javits Convention Center New York, NY HBA Global...

Dec 31, 2012, 12:26 ET
HBA Global is the only event of its kind that fosters the growth and development of Beauty and Personal Care brands.Held annually in NYC, HBA serves as the universal meeting place for the health and beauty industries which include: Packaging and Ingredient Suppliers / Contract Manufacturers / Private Label Providers / Spa and Indie Brands.(PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Colour Couture Named HBA Global's Honest Beauty Breakout Brand Of The Year

Colour Couture, a red carpet self tanning line of products and services, was named the Honest Beauty Breakout Brand of the Year.   The...

Dec 14, 2012, 13:15 ET
Webinar on Retail and Distribution Trends for Beauty and Personal Care Brands and Products presented by HBA Global and Euromonitor, December 18, 2012.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Worldwide Trends In Beauty Retail & Distribution

WHAT:  "Retail and Distribution Trends" Webinar   WHEN:  Tuesday, December 18, 2012, 2:00 p.m. ET HOW:   ...

Dec 10, 2012, 12:02 ET
Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) & HBA Global to Develop Packaging Conference for the Beauty and Personal Care Industry in New York in June 2013.   (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

IoPP To Develop Packaging Conference At HBA Global Expo 2013 In New York

 The Institute of Packaging Professionals (IoPP) and UBM Live announce a partnership through which IoPP will develop and promote a one-day...

Dec 06, 2012, 11:36 ET
New SPLASH! on Fragrance Pavilion at leading Beauty and Personal Care Event, HBA Global in New York, to Spotlight Innovative Fragrances, Perfumes and Scented Products.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

SPLASH! on Fragrance To Showcase Innovative Perfumes And Scented Products

 The fragrance and scent business is on an upswing, with this worldwide $35 billion dollar industry expected to post increased year end sales...

Nov 12, 2012, 11:07 ET
Made in the USA Beauty & Personal Care Products Educational Webinar Presented by HBA Global and Featuring ICMAD.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Global Appeal For American Made Beauty & Personal Care Brands

What:  "Made in the USA: Winning Global Consumer Appeal" Webinar   When:  Tuesday, November 13, 2012, 1:00 p.m....

Nov 09, 2012, 10:58 ET
HBA Global Expo & Conference, the leading product development event for the cosmetics, fragrance, personal care and skin care industries.  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Leading Beauty & Personal Care Event Announces Call For Speakers

 HBA Global Expo is seeking speaker proposals for its renowned educational program taking place June 18-20, 2013 at the Jacob K. Javits...

Sep 07, 2012, 11:31 ET
HBA Global Digital Event for the Beauty & Personal Care Industry, September 27th,  (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Digital Trade Show For The Beauty & Personal Care Industry To Accelerate New Product Development

 From the convenience of the desktop, the beauty and personal care industry will be able to source new products, learn from top beauty experts...

Aug 16, 2012, 10:00 ET
HBA Global Announces Call for Speakers for its Beauty and Personal Care Conference Program Program focused on Innovation, Brand Development, Skin Care, Natural & Sustainable and Packaging. (PRNewsFoto/HBA Global)

Digital Strategies For Beauty & Personal Care Brands

WHAT:  "The Digital Revolution: Building Blocks of Digital Strategies" Webinar   WHEN:  Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 1:00 p.m....