Industry News

Calling the COSA Winners!

Jim Hicks makes his famous phone calls to Winners Every year, Cosmetics Alliance and leaders in the beauty industry come together to honour the best customer service in Canadian beauty retail. We receive approximately 1,200 nominations across categories recognizing exceptional cosmeticians, …

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Record Breaking Attendance at CA Executive Briefing in Toronto

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Members learned about important recruitment trends that are impacting industry in Canada Cosmetics Alliance recent Executive Briefing & Network Event boasted an attendance of over 60 people – our largest attendance yet! The event was hosted by LHH Knightsbridge, an …

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CA Guest at FCPC Executive Leadership Conference

“It’s Still Not Business as Usual” Theme for 2019 Event As a collaborative industry association with FCPC (Food & Consumer Products of Canada), CA was invited to participate in this annual event which included speakers on a range of topics …

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CA Members Advancing Protection of Endangered Species

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  Earlier this summer, Brian and Sandra Stewart of the Rob Stewart Sharkwater Foundation, and owners of long standing member company Tribute Entertainment Media Group, presented to the ICCR Steering Committee, Government, Industry and other stakeholders at ICCR-13 in Montreal …

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What You Need to Know About Cannabis and Personal Care Products

Reminder from Health Canada – Regulation of Cannabis and its Derivatives

  Q: What is cannabis? A: Cannabis refers to the plant Cannabis Sativa. This includes hemp and marijuana. It includes any part of a cannabis plant, including cannabinoids. The psychoactive component of the drug, THC, is used for recreational purposes. …

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Canadian Ambassador to the U.S. Steps Down

  David MacNaughton, Canada’s Ambassador to the U.S., will leave the job at the end of the August, it was announced today by the Prime Minister’s Office in Ottawa.   MacNaugton, who has represented Canada in Washington during the tumultuous …

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Date Change – Fall Regulatory Workshop

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  As you may be aware, the Cosmetics Alliance Fall Regulatory Workshop was scheduled to take place on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier, Ottawa. With the upcoming federal election taking place only 2 days prior, Cosmetics …

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ICCR Delegates Briefed on Cosmetic Ingredients Derived from Endangered Sharks

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Brian and Sandra Stewart of the Rob Stewart Sharkwater Foundation provided the ICCR Steering Committee, Government, Industry and other stakeholders with an overview of the amazing work of their late son Rob Stewart (1979-2017), an award-winning biologist, photographer, conservationist, author …

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