BAAR, Switzerland, Nov. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Airolux AG, a joint venture between I.P.S. Innovative Packaging Solutions AG and Resilux NV, announced the completion of the first delivery of their Airopack system to prestige beauty company Elizabeth Arden. The revolutionary patented Airopack technology offers a safe and clean alternative for traditional aerosol-dispensing systems and is a perfect fit for the enhanced formulation and dispensing requirements at Elizabeth Arden.
Elizabeth Arden selected Airopack as the environmentally friendly, safe, all-plastic, pressurized dispenser that uses 42 percent less energy and emits 74 percent less CO2 to dispense the new Ceramide Self-Foaming Cleanser formulation. Airopack makes use of compressed air, assuring a continuous flow from start to finish in order to provide the ultimate consumer experience.
The Elizabeth Arden Ceramide products are being produced through the Airopack Full Service Operation. Through this unique full-service offering, the dispensers are produced, filled, sleeved and packed to Elizabeth Arden's high specification standards while guaranteeing a flawless, on-time market introduction.
Elizabeth Arden is a global prestige beauty products company with an extensive portfolio of beauty brands sold in over 120 countries. The company's brand portfolio includes Elizabeth Arden skincare, colour, and fragrance products, the celebrity fragrance brands of Britney Spears™, Elizabeth Taylor, Jennifer Aniston, Justin Bieber, Mariah Carey, Nicki Minaj, Taylor Swift, and Usher; the designer fragrance brands of Juicy Couture, Alfred Sung, BCBCMAXAZRIA, Geoffrey Beene, Halston, Bob Mackie, Ed Hardy, John Varvatos, Kate Spade, Lucky Brand, True Religion and Rocawear; and the lifestyle fragrance brands Curve, Giorgio Beverly Hills®, and PS Fine Cologne.
For more information:
I.P.S. Innovative Packaging Solutions AG
Frans van der Vorst, CFO
T: +41 (0)41 766 35 00
I.P.S. Innovative Packaging Solutions AG is a leading developer and supplier of mechanical and pressure-controlled dispensing packaging technologies and systems for manufacturers and suppliers of cosmetics, body care, pharmaceutical and food products. Its patented, innovative Airopack® technology offers clear environmental benefits compared to conventional aluminium dispensers thanks to the use of PET packaging and natural air as a propellant instead of aerosols hence reducing up to 74% in CO2 and 42% in energy used. Airopack® does not only offer this patented technology but also has a full-service offering. With this Full-service-offering Airopack provides a turnkey solution to quickly and easily launch customer products in Airopack®. Via the unique full-service concept Airopack can mould, assemble, sleeve or label, fill and pack Airopack® to customers specifications. On top Airopack® has a highly experienced laboratory for formulation development and bulk production to ensure the best quality and control.
Within the context of a joint venture (Airolux AG) with Resilux (www.resilux.com) the company operates a manufacturing facility in Glarus Nord Switzerland, a full service manufacturing facility in Heist op den Berg Belgium, a global R&D and Customer Service facility in Waalwijk the Netherlands and a sales office in Morristown NJ, United States of America. With the delivery of its first products, IPS reached an important milestone in 2012 with respect to commercial market entry. The shares of the company are listed on the Domestic Standard of the SIX Swiss Exchange since 2010. (ticker: IPS / ISIN: CH0002013826).
SOURCE I.P.S. Innovative Packaging Solutions AG