What happens when you remove typical business constraints and let one of the industry’s leading chemists loose to formulate the best anti-aging product? Skyler Brand Ventures knows the answer.
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The first Indie Beauty Expo will take place Aug. 27 in New York City. Happi checked in with the duo behind this new event that’s out to serve this fast-growing sector of the beauty industry.
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El Segundo, CA
Sales: $130 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Dr. Howard Murad, chief executive officer and founder; Richard Murad, general manager; Jeff Murad, vice president, new product development; Hilarie Mura… Read More »
Jersey City, NJ
Sales: $198 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Thomas Shipley and Andrew Surwilo, co-founders and chief executive officers; John Ende, chief financial officer; Darek Hrynkiewicz, chief… Read More »
Sales: $239 million for fragrances. Net sales: $583 million.
Personnel: Stephen Nussford, executive chairman of the board, Perfumania Holdings, Inc.; Corrado Brondi, vice president, interna… 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: $1.1 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: E. Scott Beattie, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Joel B. Ronkin, executive vice president and general mana… 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: $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 »
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 »
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 »
Authentic Brands Group, LLC (ABG), New York, has purchased Frederick’s Of Hollywood, and has plans for the brand that extend past lingerie.
ABG’s strategic focus for Frederick’s of Hollywood will be to launch a new brand vision, ex… Read More »
Pride Industries, Roseville, CA, has been named a 2015 Safer Choice Partner of the Year award winner for its outstanding achievement in the development, distribution and promotion of its PrideClean products.
The company is among 21 Safer Choice Part… Read More »
By offering a helpful grooming content, a chance to win new prizes and perks, the new Gillette Shave Club for men offers an enhanced subscription shopping experience for consumers, according to the P&G brand.
The new club, which builds on Gillet… Read More »
QVC founder Joseph Segel has come out of retirement to launch ProfilePro, a new business that he contends will disrupt the hair care business. ProfilePRO is billed as a “totally new customized hair care system enabling hundreds of millions of p… Read More »
AUSTRIA: Maesa Group has completed its acquisition of P2 Cosmetics, one of Europe’s leading beauty brands, which is sold exclusively at DM, Germany’s largest drugstore retailer.
“P2 Cosmetics has a proven track record of brin… Read More »