Estée Lauder Inc.: tapped Guillaume Jesel to serve as senior vice president/global general manager, Tom Ford Beauty. In this role, he leads the global beauty brand, working directly with Tom Ford, president and CEO of Tom Ford International, r… Read More »
Bring cracked, dry heels back to baby soft with Out of Africa’s new Shea Butter Foot Cream ($7.99). This restorative formulation is enriched with 20% pure and unrefined shea butter. With the addition of peppermint, mint, rosemary and tea tree o… Read More »
CHINA/JAPAN/S.KOREA: At-home beauty device firms have found a home in Asia, according to Kline’s new report, Beauty Devices: Global Market Analysis and Opportunities. Asia’s sales growth for the beauty devices market outpaces the US and E… Read More »
Despite high interest in natural and organic cosmetic products by European consumers, the market is highly fragmented with very few brands having a strong presence throughout the region. The main issue is in the definition; natural is a very loose te… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuart, Ann… Read More »
Sales: $1.8 billion
Key Personnel: Christine Courtin-Clarins, president of the supervisory board; Olivier Courtin-Clarins, managing director; Philip Shearer, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Clarins skin care and cosm… Read More »
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 »