Coty welcomed longtime consumer goods executive Elio Leoni Sceti as chief executive officer. Bart Becht, Coty’s current interim CEO and chairman, will remain chairman following the transition.
Leoni Sceti brings a proven track recor… 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 »
Almay is collaborating with the USO and will honor the women of the US military and veterans. It will focus on UStroops as they transition from service back to their communities. The brand will make a $250,000 contribution to organization. Committing… Read More »
The first line of defense in helping to reduce the risk of developing melanoma is by wearing broad spectrum UVA and UVB SPF protection, and L’Oréal Paris and the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA) have launched the “It’s THAT W… Read More »
Was the “granny trend”—where women of all ages colored their hair shades of silver and gray just a media craze? According to Kline Pro, the company’s product-level database, hair colorant sales within the brights and silver sh… Read More »
Recent developments with the FDA and the Sunscreen Innovation Act (SIA) have cast a shadow on the filter approval process in the US. In case you missed it, the FDA has basically rejected the call to speed up the approvals of the Time and Extent Appli… 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 »
The discontinuation of the Burberry business put a damper on Inter Parfums’ 2014 sales. The company reported that sales fell more than 10% to $499.3 million, compared to $563.6 million in 2013, but that total included $130.3 million of Burberry… Read More »
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to share data on pesticides and toxic substances. This will allow the agencies to share information that will better inf… Read More »