Los Angeles, CA
Sales: $180 million for personal care products. Corporate sales: $5.0 billion.
Key Personnel: Michael O. Johnson, chairman and chief executive officer; Desmond Walsh, president; Jo… Read More »
Sales: $1.5 billion. Corporate sales: $2.5 billion.
Key Personnel: Truman Hunt, president and chief executive officer; Joseph Y. Chang, PhD, chief scientific officer and executive vice president, product… Read More »
Sales: $3.3 billion for personal care and cosmetics. Corporate sales: $11.4 billion for the year ended Feb. 1, 2015.
Key Personnel: Leslie H. Wexner, chairman and chief executive officer; Charles C. McGuiga… Read More »
Sales: $3.5 billion for beauty and home care products. Corporate sales: $10.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Steve Van Andel, chairman; Doug DeVos, president, Michael Cazer, chief operating officer; Su Jung Bae, ch… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $4.5 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Bart Becht, chairman and interim chief executive officer; Patrice de Talhouët, executive vice president and chief financial offi… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $6.5 billion for cosmetics, fragrances and toiletries. Corporate sales: $8.8 billion.
Key Personnel: Sheri McCoy, chief executive officer; James S. Scully, executive vice president and chie… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… Read More »
New york, NY
Sales: $15.0 billion for oral care, personal care and household products. Corporate sales: $17.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Ian Cook, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Fabian Garc… Read More »
CHINA: Chinese beauty e-tailer Jumei has acquired a minority stake in It’s Skin, a prestige Korean beauty brand that has become very popular with Chinese consumers.
“The popularity of Korean beauty products in China has grown rapidly ove… Read More »
March 2015 came with the somewhat surprising news that Henkel is introducing its Persil brand into the US market through an exclusive deal with Walmart. While the story in home care has typically revolved around multinationals jockeying for position… Read More »
echnology (FIT) will unveil findings from its Cosmetic and Fragrance Marketing and Management Master’s Degree program’s Capstone 2015 research during a special conference titled, “The Future of Luxury: What, Where, and How.”… Read More »
Currency headwinds continue to batter the home and personal care industry. Procter & Gamble said sales declined across all major segments in the third quarter due to a strong dollar. P&G executives predict that the dollar will drive a 5 to 6%… Read More »
Moroccanoil has been expanding its global distribution strategy into travel and duty free retail channels, including airport stores and in-flight, cruise and ferry selling. The official rollout began in October of 2014 with point-of-sale launches in… Read More »
CHINA: Sephora has launched its first and only Chinese online flagship store on JD.com, China’s largest online direct sales company. Upon launch, Sephora’s site will be the largest cosmetics store on JD.com’s platform, featuring mor… Read More »
Both unsightly and uncomfortable, oily skin affects both men and women. The physical signs are shiny skin and a lack of radiance, often accompanied by dilated pores. Oily skin is also more prone to developing blemishes.
Inspired by recent advances i… Read More »
JAPAN: Shiseido will establish a global innovation center in Yokohama’s Minato Mirai 21 District.
The new research center is scheduled to start operating by the end of 2018, according to the firm, which also plans to increase R&D via sever… Read More »
Looking across the global skin care market, the facial mask is probably one of the few categories where Asia dominates. This is especially true in China, where, in recent years, the mask has become the fastest growing category. According to Ogil… Read More »
Coty Inc.’s net revenues fell 5% to $1.3 billion for the second quarter of fiscal 2015. For the first six months, ended Dec. 31, 2014, net sales decreased 2% to $2.4 billion.
Commenting on the company’s performance, chairman and interim… Read More »
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc.’s fourth-quarter sales fell 4% to $609.6 million. The company reported full-year 2014 revenue decreased 19% to $2.57 billion.
“Our business performed as we expected for the quarter, and we look forward to a soli… Read More »
The South Korean government plans to end testing on animals for cosmetics. The ban is part of South Korea’s Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs 5-Year Plan for Animal Welfare, which includes banning the testing of finished cosm… Read More »
CHINA: Phase I of Unilever Project West, Unilever’s global manufacturing base in Meishan, Sichuan, has been completed and become officially operational.
With an investment of about €40 million, Phase I of the project is responsi… Read More »
CHINA: As the global personal care industry dives into the new year, preparations for Personal Care & Homecare Ingredients (PCHi) 2015, China’s largest cosmetics ingredients sourcing platform, are in full swing.
Occupying a total floor are… Read More »
There are plenty of pitfalls to be avoided in the global economy, but suppliers insist that they have systems in place to handle whatever issues crop up in regions and markets around the world. Read More »