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Cosmetic Group USA doubles its activity

In November 2013, we reported that one of Los Angeles’ leading contract manufacturers was setting out to make some big changes. Having recently been acquired by Jonathan Mitchell, the company changed its name from The Color Factory to Cosmetic Group, USA and under the helm of Andrea Chuchvara, President & CEO and the company’s founder & Creative Director, Judy Zegarelli. Actually, it is much more than simply a name change...

Judy Zegarelli (left) and Andrea Chuchvara (right)

Judy Zegarelli (left) and Andrea Chuchvara (right)

Cosmetic Group USA announced exclusively to our publication that they have tripled earnings in 2014 and are now in the planning stages for a state of the art facelift to their California manufacturing facility. The management of the company has planned to expand the site with the addition of a new building where will be industrialized a ground breaking new technology that has yet to be announced. The company, now working in two-shift operations, will invest upwards of $2 million dollars in 2015. The investment will support new technology, engineering and the additional facility that will also house the new administrative offices.

“Leading the way!”

The company founded in 1984 in Marina del Rey, California, by Alfred Booth and Judy Zegarelli is a contract manufacturer of cosmetics and skin care products for national and international brands. Its customers include prestige brands and industry leaders who distribute their products through major retail channels, direct sales and online. “Leading the way in color and product trends is what we do best,” explains Judy Zegarelli. “And not just in the US but extending our customer base to Europe is our intention and one of the main reasons for our presence and investment at MakeUp in Paris.

The California Company possesses extensive expertise in creating custom formulations, driving innovation and industrializing proprietary technology. Cosmetic Group USA manufactures, fills and assembles color cosmetics and personal care products using fully automated, state of the art equipment including several multi-color in-line pressed powder machines, automated lipstick molding as well as their forthcoming patented technologies.

Jean-Yves Bourgeois

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