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 »
San Diego, CA
Sales: $383 million.
Key Personnel: Garry O. Ridge, president and chief executive officer; Jay W. Rembolt, vice president, finance, treasurer and CFO; Richard T. Clampitt, vice president, g… Read More »
Sales: $850 million (estimated) for candle and home fragrance products. Corporate sales: $8.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Martin E. Franklin, founder and executive chairman; Ian G.H. Ashken, co-founder, vice… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $1.9 billion.
Key Personnel: Ronald O. Perelman, chairman; David L. Kennedy, vice chairman; Lorenzo Delpani, president and chief executive officer; Javier Asarta, executive vice president, chief… Read More »
Elmwood Park, NJ
Sales: $2.1 billion for I&I products. Corporate sales: $7.7 billion.
Key Personnel: Jerome Peribere, president and chief executive officer; Dr. Ilham Kadri, president, Diversey Care; Carol L… 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 »
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 »
St. Paul, MN
Sales: $6.2 billion for industrial and institutional cleaning products. Corporate sales: $14.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Douglas M. Baker Jr., chairman and chief executive officer; Timothy W. Handley, pr… 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: $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 »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… Read More »
Analysts blamed winter weather and a strong US dollar for the anemic 0.2% gain posted by the US economy in the first quarter of 2015. Last year, the economy increased 3%.
At the same time, the surging US dollar, coupled with weakness among US tradin… Read More »
For the first quarter ended May 2, 2015, Ulta Beauty’s net sales increased 21.6% to $868.1 million from $713.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2014 and comparable sales increased 11.4% compared to an increase of 8.7% in the first fiscal… Read More »
BASF, the world’s largest chemical company, reported a 3% gain in results in first quarter results to €20.1 billion ($22.4 billion). The company said that higher volumes and positive currency effects led to sales growth. … Read More »
LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton’s perfumes and cosmetics sector recorded organic growth of 6% to approximately $1.15 billion for the first quarter 2015 revenue. The company’s overall revenues were $9.3 billion, which… Read More »
Health and beauty aid marketer CCA Industries, Inc. posted its first quarter results for the period ended Feb. 28, 2015. Net sales increased 14.6% to $6.9 million. Net sales of each of CCA’s core brands increased during the first three mon… Read More »
First quarter highlights at Unilever show sales growth of 2.8% to $13.6 billion (€12.8 billion) with emerging markets up by 5.4%, according to the company. Personal care sales rose 2.7% to $5.1 billion, while home care increased 3.1% to $2.7 bil… Read More »
Galderma Laboratories, L.P., and the National Rosacea Society have launched “Break Up with Your Makeup,” billed as an educational campaign and contest to empower those with rosacea to feel more confident in their own skin.
According to r… Read More »
CANADA: International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF) Inc. has made a binding offer to acquire Lucas Meyer Cosmetics, a business of Unipex Group. Under the terms of the offer, IFF will pay approximately €283 million for the cosmetic ingredi… Read More »
In the first quarter of 2015, sales of US prestige beauty products were $2.6 billion, a 5% increase from Q1 2014, driven by makeup and fragrance, according to The NPD Group. Skin care sales remained flat after experiencing growth for the past three c… 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 »
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 »
Net sales for the fiscal third quarter ended March 31, 2015 at Elizabeth Arden, Inc. decreased 9.2% to $191.7 million. Net sales for the nine months slipped 16.7% to $795.6 million.
However, net sales of the company’s Elizabeth Arden branded p… Read More »
At Herbalife, worldwide net sales for the first quarter declined 12% to $1.1 billion due to the unfavorable impact of currency exchange rates, according to the company. And yet... “Our performance this quarter was above our expectations and has… Read More »
Blyth, Inc. sales and earnings for the first quarter of 2015. Net sales for the three months ended March 31, 2015 decreased 12% to $103.7 million. In the candles and home décor segment, PartyLite sales slipped 19% to $65.7 million. … Read More »
Energizer Holdings, Inc. posted results for the second fiscal quarter, which ended March 31, 2015. Net sales decreased 5.1% to $1.0 billion.
In personal care, net sales fell 5.5% to $651.1 million. Household products were down 4.4% to $356.9 million… 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 »
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. reported net sales for its third quarter ended March 31, 2015 rose 1% to $2.58 billion.
“We posted an excellent third-quarter performance, exceeding our constant currency sales forecast that, combined wit… Read More »
Herbalife Ltd. reported fourth quarter net sales fell 11% to $1.1 billion, primarily due to the unfavorable impact of currency fluctuations.
However, for the 12 months ended Dec. 31, 2014, the company reported net sales rose 3% to $5.0 billion.
Mich… Read More »
Ecolab’s reported sales rose 3% to a record $3.7 billion in the fourth quarter of 2014. Net income increased 17% to $336 million. For the year, sales rose 8% to nearly $14.3 billion and net income rose 24% to $1.2 billion.
Going forward, the c… Read More »
Direct-to-consumer household company Blyth, Inc. posted lower sales for the fourth quarter and full year of 2014.
Net sales for the year ended Dec. 31, 2014 decreased 8% to $490.0 million.
For the three months ended Dec. 31, 2014, net sal… Read More »