Vantage Specialty Ingredients acquired a majority share of Agrinsa, one of the world’s largest jojoba farms, located in Argentina. The Agrinsa farm is significantly larger than Vantage’s existing farm in Arizona, which was acquired in 201… Read More »
PETA has expanded its designation to include the Color.Me by Kevin.Murphy color range in its Beauty Without Bunnies program.
“We are thrilled to be able to add this important designation,” said Murphy. “We always look to source ingr… Read More »
Bio-Oil created a documentary in the hopes of inspiring and providing support for burn survivors in honor of fire prevention week, which ran from Oct. 4-10. For each share of the video, Bio-Oil will donate $1 (up to $25,000) to the Phoeni… Read More »
NYX Professional Makeup opened up its first-ever flagship retail store (at the Westfield Santa Anita Mall in the greater Los Angeles region) and plans to open additional doors in 2016.
“We’re very excited about this new chapter for the b… Read More »
Vantage Personal Care: added two new employees. Sven Kirsch has been appointed as the account manager for Northern Europe and Michael Anthonavage has been named technical marketing director-Actives for the personal care group.
Kirsch will be respons… Read More »
The Carlyle Group will purchase Blyth, Inc. for $6 a share. The acquisition values Blyth at $98 million.
“Blyth is a pioneer in home fragrance with well-established brands and extreme customer loyalty,” said Carlyle Managing Director Dav… Read More »
Automotive air freshener company HandStands, Draper, UT, has acquired California Scents from its co-founder and owner Linda Doppes. California Scents is a leading manufacturer and distributor of home and automotive air fresheners, and is known for it… Read More »
Twinlab Consolidated Holdings’ wholly-owned subsidiary Twinlab Consolidation Corporation (TCC) has exercised its option for the right to acquire Boca Raton, FL-based Organic Holdings LLC, distributor of Reserveage Nutrition, a supplement brand… 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 »
FaceCake Marketing Technologies, Inc. has inked a partnership with Tarte Cosmetics in which consumers will be able to search for, virtually try on and purchase Tarte products when using the ShadeScout, FaceCake’s mobile app. Launched this sprin… Read More »
UNITED KINGDOM: Clive Christian, a British luxury interiors and fragrance brand, has been acquired by EME Investments 5 Ltd., a consortium of private investors.
The British luxury goods company, founded in 1978, is credited with the creation o… Read More »