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Coty Acquires Hypermarcas
Published November 2, 2015
Brands like Risqué, Paixão and Biocolor are top sellers in Brazil. Read More »
Published November 2, 2015
Ultra/Standard, a multicultural hair care and beauty distribution company, has acquired TextureMedia, a hair care social media community. The companies say they will utilize synergies to increase product knowledge and amplify consumer education.… Read More »
Published November 2, 2015
High Ridge Brands Co. has acquired Continental Fragrances, Ltd., owner of the Salon Grafix hair styling brand, from SG Holdings Acquisition, Inc. Terms and conditions of the transaction were not disclosed.… Read More »
Published November 2, 2015
Symrise AG is strengthening its activities in the scent and care segment with the acquisition of Pinova Holdings, Inc. Headquartered in Brunswick, GA, Pinova Holdings is a supplier of ingredients from natural and renewable sources used mainly in the… Read More »
Published November 2, 2015
Coty has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Beamly, a digital marketing firm based in New York and London. Beamly’s main focus is on driving audience growth and engagement for consumer brands in digital media. While Beamly is a… Read More »
Published November 2, 2015
FRANCE: Givaudan has inaugurated its new high tech fermentation production line in Pomacle, France. The $10.3 million investment in the extension of the production capacity represents Givaudan’s most important infrastructure investment in activ… Read More »
KDC Acquires Kolmar Labs Group
Published October 20, 2015
Canadian contract manufacturing firm expanding into color cosmetics. Read More »
Coty Takes On Digital Marketing Firm
Published October 19, 2015
Acquires social media specialist Beamly. Read More »
CVSL Acquires Betterware
Published October 16, 2015
Adds UK-based direct-to-consumer home care company. Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
The Carlyle Group will purchase Blyth, Inc. for $6 a share. The acquisition values Blyth at $98 million. “Blyth is a pioneer in home fragrance with well-established brands and extreme customer loyalty,” said Carlyle Managing Director Dav… Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
Vitamins company NBTY, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Dr. Organic, a naturally inspired skin care line in the UK. The deal, subject to customary closing conditions, is expected to be completed later this year.  The Dr. Organic br… Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings’ wholly-owned subsidiary Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC) has exercised its option for the right to acquire Boca Raton, FL-based Organic Holdings LLC, distributor of Reserveage Nutrition, a supplement brand… Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
American International Industries (A.I.I.) has acquired Hollywood Fashion Secrets brand. Details of the acquisition were not disclosed. Hollywood Fashion Secrets is best known for its Hollywood Fashion Tape apparel solutions, but also sells Haute Hee… Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
Ashland Specialty Ingredients, a business unit of Ashland Inc., has completed the acquisition of the patented Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel. The acquisition broadens Ashland’s value-added portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical… Read More »
Published October 1, 2015
FRANCE: Polychromatic (PCC), the nail polish division of Keystone Industries, has acquired French company Centre 7 (C7). C7 has a distinguished reputation in the masstige and luxury cosmetic market. When complete, this acquisition will sign… Read More »
Symrise Acquires Pinova Holdings
Published September 21, 2015
Fragrance deal set at $397 million. Read More »
Ashland Completes Zeta Fraction Deal
Published September 1, 2015
Acquires technology from AkzoNobel. Read More »
Published September 1, 2015
Skin care maker DS Healthcare Group of Pompano Beach, FL, will acquire WR Group, a $50 million maker of personal care products, including supplements, baby care, oral care and pet care products. The deal includes $35 million in cash and $2.5 million… Read More »
Published September 1, 2015
Vitamins company NBTY, Inc. has entered into an agreement to acquire Dr. Organic, a naturally inspired skin care line in the UK. The deal is expected to close later this year. The Dr. Organic brand, which was first sold exclusively at NBTY’s H… Read More »
Published September 1, 2015
Ecolab Inc. says it will acquire the US operations of Charlotte, NC-based Swisher Hygiene Inc. for approximately $40 million in cash. Swisher Hygiene provides hygiene and sanitizing solutions for the food service, hospitality, retail and health care… Read More »
Published September 1, 2015
Castanea Partners has acquired a minority interest in First Aid Beauty, also known as FAB. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed. FAB, founded in 2009 by beauty industry veteran Lilli Gordon, is distributed through Sephora, as well as other do… Read More »
A.I.I. Expands Portfolio
Published August 27, 2015
Owner of China Glaze acquires Hollywood Fashion Secrets. Read More »
Twinlab Acquires Organic Holdings
Published August 21, 2015
Picks up distributor of beauty-from-within supplement brand. Read More »
Ecolab Acquires Swisher
Published August 13, 2015
Charlotte, NC-based I&I business picked up in $40 million cash deal. Read More »
Published August 3, 2015
Ashland Specialty Ingredients has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the Zeta Fraction technology from AkzoNobel, a deal that broadens Ashland’s portfolio in the personal care, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and agriculture markets.… Read More »
Agilex Fragrances Acquires Airabella
Published July 27, 2015
To strengthen position as middle market provider. Read More »
Unilever Acquires Murad
Published July 3, 2015
Skin care spending spree continues with well-known derm brand. Read More »
Ashland Acquires Zeta Fraction Technology
Published July 2, 2015
AkzoNobel process isolates efficacious components from living plants, marine sources. Read More »
PDC Brands Acquires Cantu, Bodycology
Published July 1, 2015
Personal care products move from Advanced Beauty Inc. Read More »
Vantage Acquires Curoxyl & Curcylic Product Technologies
Published July 1, 2015
Benzoyl peroxide, salicylic acid are both ideal for OTC solutions. Read More »
Published July 1, 2015
Mallygirl, LLC has been sold to Beauty Visions LLC, effectuated through a Chapter 11 Section 363 process, and was approved by the Bankruptcy Court in the District of Maryland.  Mallygirl is an international cosmetics brand founded in 2005 by Ma… Read More »
Published July 1, 2015
UNITED KINGDOM: Emerald Kalama Chemical has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Innospec Widnes Limited, a manufacturer of aroma chemicals at its location in Widnes, UK. The Innospec Widnes business will become part of the Emerald Kalama C… Read More »
ABG Acquires Frederick
Published June 17, 2015
Has plans for lingerie brand that extend into beauty, personal care. Read More »
Beauty Visions Acquires Mallygirl
Published June 12, 2015
Chapter 11 deal for cosmetics company. Read More »
Maesa Acquires P2 Cosmetics
Published June 3, 2015
Is German drugstore brand coming to US? Read More »
Published June 1, 2015
Unilever has picked up Kate Somerville Skincare LLC. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We are excited to be adding Kate Somerville to the Unilever Prestige personal care portfolio,” said Vasiliki Petrou, SVP-prestige brands. &l… Read More »
Published June 1, 2015
UNITED KINGDOM: Revlon has acquired global fragrance management company CBBeauty for an undisclosed amount. The acquisition also included the UK distributor, SAS & Company. Founded by Corrado Brondi in 2011, UK-based CBBeauty distributes and mar… Read More »
Unilever Acquires Kate Somerville
Published May 7, 2015
US skin care brand has been making inroads in Asia. Read More »
DenTek Expands Oral Care Range
Published March 19, 2015
Acquires two brands from Quantum Health. Read More »
Published March 4, 2015
The Knowlton Development Corporation (KDC), headquartered in Knowlton, Québec, Canada, has acquired Chemaid Laboratories, a Saddle Brook, NJ formulator and manufacturer of skin care and hair care products.  “This is a key strategic… Read More »
Hain Celestial Acquires Belvedere International
Published February 23, 2015
Boosts portfolio with Canadian personal care company. Read More »
Sticks & Stones for Bricks & Mortar
Published February 18, 2015
While consumer satisfaction with traditional retailers falls; there's good news for online sellers. Read More »
Amway Acquires Energy Drink Line
Published January 16, 2015
XS Energy brand generates $150 million in sales annually. Read More »
KDC Acquires Chemaid Labs
Published January 9, 2015
New Jersey business big with hair care, skin care. Read More »
Lauder Acquires Rodin Olio Lusso
Published November 3, 2014
"Insider" beauty brand is big in skin care oil sector. Read More »
Published November 3, 2014
I&I company ITW Professional Brands (formerly ITW Dymon) and Atlantic Mills, a Lakewood, NJ disposable nonwoven wipes maker, have combined product portfolios and will now operate as ITW Pro Brands. The company’s brand portfolio includes LP… Read More »
Published November 3, 2014
Estée Lauder has signed a deal to acquire Le Labo, a high-end fragrance and sensory lifestyle brand with a distinct French heritage and an emphasis on fine craftsmanship and personalization in its products and services. Terms of the deal were… Read More »
Murad Expands Into UK
Published September 12, 2014
Acquires longterm distribution partner. Read More »
Published September 3, 2014
The HallStar Company has expanded its natural functional ingredients portfolio with the acquisition of FloraTech’s Florasolvs natural esters product line. The deal includes the FloraTech trade names and proprietary manufacturing technology for… Read More »
Walgreens Acquires Remainder of Alliance Boots
Published August 6, 2014
Pharmacy chain exercises option ahead of schedule. Read More »