High Ridge Brands Co. has acquired Continental Fragrances, Ltd., owner of the Salon Grafix hair styling brand, from SG Holdings Acquisition, Inc.
Terms and conditions of the transaction were not disclosed.… Read More »
SOUTH AFRICA: Croda has officially opened its new Center of Excellence for Africa. Located in Parkhaven, Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, the new center is the latest example of Croda’s commitment to innovation, coupling efficacy testing and app… Read More »
Ulta Beauty’s net sales increased 19.4% to $877 million in the second quarter. Comparable sales (sales for stores open at least 14 months and e-commerce sales) increased 10.1% compared to an increase of 9.6% a year ago. Retail comparable s… Read More »
Brazilian salon brand Truss Cosmetics has rolled out one of its most sought after products, K Recovery 3D Shine, to the US market. The salon treatment is formulated with collagen, polosil, sericine, nano repair and keratin. According to Truss, by usi… Read More »
Zotos Professional AGEbeautiful new Root Touch-Up Haircolor is a temporary spray designed to conceal gray roots in seconds, but also add volume. The quick-drying formula, which comes in eight shades, is ideal for masking gray strands in a pinch, or k… Read More »
Salonnaya Kosmetika has chosen exclusive airless systems, combined with APP plastic bottles by Lumson, to launch its Premium Homework collection, which encompasses four different creams. For the range, Salonnaya Kosmetika selected the plastic airless… Read More »
For the fiscal year 2015, Procter & Gamble reported a 5% decrease in net sales to $76.3 billion.
Within beauty, hair and personal care, organic sales declined 1% as pricing benefits only partially offset lower volume. Innovation-driven sales gro… Read More »
Salon brand Pravana has rolled out Pure Light Balayage Lightener, an innovative, specially formulated lightener designed for the artistic, free-hand form of highlighting. The company partnered with hair guru and balayage expert Guy Tang to develop a… Read More »
The at-home spa market is an important one in Europe, where the cost of having professional treatments is less affordable and culturally less of a norm compared to markets such as Asia. Traditionally positioned as a luxury investment or a pampering e… Read More »
Salon Mayan has opened in Huntington, NY as the first Matrix Inspiration Salon SoColor and StyleLink Bar in the US.
According to Matrix vice president of business development Gail Cohen, the Matrix Inspiration Salon program was created to deve… Read More »
Coty is acquiring 43 of Procter & Gamble’s beauty brands in a complicated deal valued at $12.5 billion. The agreement, a Reverse Morris Trust (RMT) transaction, includes P&G’s global salon professional hair care and color, retail… Read More »
eSalon is adding a subscription service. With ‘The Match-Up’ clients will receive a monthly shipment of three professional-grade hair care and styling products selected to address their specific needs. For $30 plus shipping, users will ge… 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 Stuar… Read More »