New York, NY
Sales: $499 million.
Key Personnel: Jean Madar, chairman; Philippe Benacin, president and chief executive officer; Russell Greenberg, chief financial officer; Philippe Santi, executive vice pr… 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 Brunswick, NJ
Sales: $7.6 billion for baby, oral and skin care products. Corporate sales: $74.3 billion.
Key Personnel: Alex Gorsky, chairman and chief executive officer; Dominic J. Caruso, chief financial officer… Read More »
Producers from The Today Show, Rachael Ray, NY1 News, and top beauty editors from InStyle, Cosmopolitan, People StyleWatch, Glamour, Shape, Health and online outlets flocked to Limani Restaurant to the hear about the newest launches from Repêch… Read More »
Sustainable, non-GMO, all-natural, organic—the terms appear across product categories. There’s no doubt that the world’s getting greener, and natural products within the personal care space are gaining in importance among consumers… Read More »
It may not be the pits, but it’s certainly not coming up roses, either. Regarded by many Europeans as a functional daily essential, deodorants have long been a relatively unexciting product category and posted just a 2% gain in 2013 (the latest… Read More »
Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spa: named Chad Waetzig as its new chief marketing officer.
Waetzig brings more than 25 years of experience in the beauty, entertainment and hospitality industries to the Red Door Spa executive team. Most recently, he served… Read More »
Industry veteran Ro Oteri has created Sixth-Man Consulting to support companies participating in the personal care industry, ranging from materials suppliers to branded marketers. He brings a wealth of commercial and technical expertise having served… Read More »
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 »
Nu Skin Enterprises, Inc. said first-quarter sales fell 7% to $543.3 million—but the company is optimistic about the rest of the fiscal year due to new launches.
“Our business continues to make good progress as we prepare to introduce a… Read More »
The latest creation at Sederma is Apiscalp, a multifunctional ingredient dedicated to scalp care. According to the company, Apiscalp helps fight against dandruff, itching, dryness and hyperseborrhea to provide beauty and comfort to both oily scalp an… 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 »
Many of the trends driving growth in facial skin care are also applicable to the body care market. European consumers seek convenience and value, but also demand products that offer more than basic moisturization, such as anti-aging properties and in… Read More »
Galderma: named a new president of Galderma Laboratories, L.P. along with a new leadership team in anticipation of several new product launches in the upcoming months.
The new leadership team includes Todd Zavodnick, former vice president and genera… Read More »
The discontinuation of the Burberry business put a damper on Inter Parfums’ 2014 sales. The company reported that sales fell more than 10% to $499.3 million, compared to $563.6 million in 2013, but that total included $130.3 million of Burberry… Read More »
Whether it is one inch or 10, keeping crazy frizz at bay can be a series of trials and tribulations. However, calming the flyaways just got easier, as beard-master brand Gibs Grooming launches its Black Cognac Beard Balm-Aid ($21). Coined as the &ldq… Read More »
Seasonality isn’t just for food; it’s a key beauty trend, according to Mintel Beauty & Personal Care (BPC). Rather than simply using the change of seasons as a reason to introduce color stories or scents, beauty manufacturers are incr… Read More »
Happy belated birthday to Moore’s Law, which turned 50 years old last month…but does Gordon E. Moore’s observation have legs to last another half century?
Moore’s Law, as everyone knows, is the observation that, over the his… Read More »
During the past decade, Brazil has climbed to lofty height in the global color cosmetics industry. In 2008, Brazil was the No. 6 makeup market in the world; by the end of 2014, it had reached the No. 3 spot by growing more than 50% between 2009 and 2… Read More »
Fragrance is one of the few European beauty markets where premium brands dominate, accounting for approximately 70% of sales; premium fragrances are regarded by many to be aspirational, yet affordable. Even during the economic downturn, consumers pre… Read More »