Herbalife: added Eric D. Rosen to its growing global corporate affairs team as vice president of government relations and director of its Washington, DC office. Rosen will oversee Herbalife’s DC operations and will report to Ric Hobby, who was… Read More »
TKL Research: welcomed Jeffrey Bagshaw as vice president of global business development for its clinical trials division. Bagshaw will be responsible for leading strategic corporate and business development efforts internationally.
Bagshaw previousl… Read More »
The Professional Beauty Association (PBA): welcomed Jody Ryan as its new director of marketing and communication. With more than 17 years of marketing communications experience, Ryan’s background includes marketing, media, brand engagement and… Read More »
Lindsay Chastain, digital marketing director at Sephora; Susan Kim, VP, global strategic marketing at Benefit Cosmetic; and Shaunte Mears-Watkins, director of marketing, laundry at The Clorox Company were named to the third annual Brand Innovator&rsq… Read More »
FRANCE: AmorePacific Corporation and Parfums Christian Dior have signed a MOU in which AmorePacific will offer its “cushion” technology to Parfums Christian Dior.
The two global cosmetics companies said they expect that this newfound str… Read More »
Y&R’s “Who’s Your Daddy” study on dads in North America examines the spending habits, preferred brands, attitudes, values and behaviors of dads. The study, which highlights the underserved role that dads play in North Amer… Read More »
Sales: $1.2 billion
Key Personnel: Reinold Geiger, chairman and chief executive officer; André Hoffmann, executive director and managing director, Asia-Pacific; Domenico Trizio, executive director and chief operating… Read More »
Sales: $1.6 billion
Key Personnel: Satoshi Suzuki, president and chief executive officer; Naoki Kume, director and vice president, finance; Yutaka Den, chief global business officer.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics,… Read More »
Sales: $1.8 billion
Key Personnel: Christine Courtin-Clarins, president of the supervisory board; Olivier Courtin-Clarins, managing director; Philip Shearer, chief executive officer.
Major Products: Clarins skin care and cosm… Read More »
St. Louis, MO
Sales: $425 million for skin care products. Corporate sales: $4.4 billion. Net income: for the year ended Sept. 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Ward M. Klein, chief executive officer, Energizer Ho… Read More »
Sales: $696 million for the year ended August 31, 2014.
Key Personnel: John K. Morgan, chairman, president and chief executive officer; Mark R. Bachmann, executive vice president and chief financial off… Read More »
Sales: $2.6 billion for household, personal care and industrial and institutional products. Corporate sales: $5.6 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: Donald R. Knauss, ex… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… Read More »
KMCO LLC: appointed John C. Foley as president and chief executive officer. Foley will be responsible for leading the KMCO (Crosby, TX) and KMTEX (Port Arthur, TX) based businesses, building on the success achieved by KMCO founder and former ow… Read More »
Information Resources, Inc. (IRI): named Joan M. Lewis as a senior advisor. She will work closely with Andrew Appel, IRI’s president and chief executive officer, and the IRI management team to enhance its growth-delivered portfolio of technolog… 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 »
RUSSIA: Pharmaceutical company Nativa has announced a strategic agreement concerning cooperation in the manufacture of innovative dispensing solutions for respiratory disease treatment with Vari, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lindal Group and one of t… Read More »
FRANCE: Silab has inaugurated its production unit dedicated to biotechnologies. The new industrial facilities, which represent an investment of €5 million, have been built upstream of the three current production lines dedicated to cosmetic acti… 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 »
March 2015 came with the somewhat surprising news that Henkel is introducing its Persil brand into the US market through an exclusive deal with Walmart. While the story in home care has typically revolved around multinationals jockeying for position… Read More »