Business France: French Cosmetics Awards 2017 - A Celebration of French Innovation, Excellence and Branding Expertise [中文]
Presented by Business France – the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, the three winners of the French Cosmetics Awards 2017 were announced in the presence of Mr. Eric BERTI, Consul General of France in Hong Kong and Macau, at a dedicated reception at Grand Hyatt Hotel Hong Kong on 14 November 2017, embracing French innovation, excellence and branding expertise in the cosmetics industry.
FCA 2017: Sponsors and Jury
This year, French Cosmetics Awards 2017 is proudly supported by La Boutique France (La Poste), Hengcheng Everbeauty Co. Ltd. and media partner Pin Guan. A jury panel comprised of experts of the cosmetics industry as well as professional media from Hong Kong and China:
• Ms Rebecca He, Vice President, Hengcheng Everbeauty Co. Ltd.
• Ms Maggie Xu, Head of Business Development, Beauty and Personal Care Department, Xiaohongshu
• Mr Wenbiao Andy Wang, President, Joy Plus International Group
• Mr Hucheng Tony Zhu, CEO, Fiona Group Holdings Ltd.
• Mr Rodolphe Coute, CEO, Red Frame
• Ms Deng Min, President and Chief Editor, Pin Guan
• Ms Kang Shuangshuang, Beauty Blogger on Sina Weibo
• Ms Ling Jia, Beauty Director, Marie Claire Chinese Edition
• Ms Michelle Yeung, Beauty Writer & Editorial Consultant
Over 80 French and local professionals in the cosmetics industry witnessed the Awards announcement at the cocktail reception, the day before the opening of the international beauty expo in Asia-Pacific, Cosmoprof Asia Hong Kong. French Cosmetics Awards is set up to recognise emerging French players in the industry, who are pushing the boundaries of innovation and active in adapting to the Chinese market.
FCA 2017: Winners – Best Branded, Most Innovative, Best of the Best
Reflecting the diversity and dynamism of the cosmetics industry in France, the awardees range from a dedicated research laboratory with breakthrough innovation, a brand-savvy beauty product manufacturer to a sophisticated player in perfumery and cosmetics with special know-how. The three French Cosmetics Awards 2017 go to:
Best Branded Product: “L’authentique Fleur de Savon” Shower Liquid Soap (Avoine & Rose) by Briochin (www.lebriochin.com), family business of top-quality natural “Made in France – Grasse region” soap and shower gel since 1919.
Most Innovative Product: “Liftox” by Christian Breton (www.christian-breton.fr/en), the leader in creating innovative eye care products for 25 years, with a strong international notoriety.
Best of the Best: “Sublime Light Serum” by Cinq Mōndes (www.cinqmondes.com), the laboratory that has been known for its unique approach to rebalance skin metabolism with natural formulation.
Thanks to our French Sponsor La Boutique France (La Poste) - an exclusive e-shop (dedicated to the Made- in-France brands) accessible through the top three B2C chinese e-commerce platforms (Tmall Global, JD Worldwide and Kaola) - one of the awarded brands Christian Breton has been selected to sell its products online on La Boutique France.
As the officiating guest, the French Consul General Mr. Eric BERTI encouraged all industry players, "France has been a historic leader in the cosmetics sector. With French Cosmetics Awards, we are rooting for the success of not only the winners or the finalists, but all emerging French brands!”
French Pavilion at Cosmoprof
With a collective commitment to an ethical approach and concerned with meeting sustainable development criteria, French manufacturers, suppliers, finished products and beauty equipment brands will welcome you at the French Pavilion at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center (HKCEC) from 15 to 17 November in Halls 1F and 3E, and at the AsiaWorld-Expo from 14 – 16 November (Hall 6G).
For more information, all press materials (text and HD images) can be downloaded here: https://goo.gl/bDP3F9
E-catalogue of the French Pavilion at Cosmoprof Asia 2017: http://businessfrance.jpm-associes.com/cosmopack-cosmoprof-2017
Ms. Phoebe GUO
Communications & Press
Ms. Kate NG
Communications & Press
Business France (www.businessfrance.fr) is the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, responsible for fostering export growth by French businesses, as well as promoting and facilitating international investment in France.
It promotes France’s companies, business image and nationwide attractiveness as an investment location, and also runs the V.I.E international internship program.
Founded on January 1, 2015 through a merger between Ubifrance and the Invest in France Agency, Business France has 1,500 personnel, both in France and in 70 countries throughout the world, who work with a network of public- and private-sector partners.