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 »
As a relatively mature segment, hair care has experienced slower value growth than many others in recent years within China’s personal care market. This is primarily due to the saturating standard shampoos category, which accounted for 72% of h… Read More »
NYX Cosmetics named Mykie of YouTube channel Glam&Gore as its beauty vlogger of the year at the Fourth Annual NYX Fine Artistry of Cosmetic Elites (FACE) Awards Show in Los Angeles. More than 2 million votes were cast throughout the entire compet… Read More »
Unilever’s TreSemmé joined forces with Amazon to make the top hair looks from New York Fashion Week shoppable in real-time. Customers were able to shop the products from each look on Amazon.com and the TRESemmé 24/7 Runway Studio.… Read More »
Much as they are in skin care, European consumers are changing their hair care regimens to include a variety of targeted products for different hair and scalp conditions. As a result, the scope for product innovation is much wider, as companies exten… Read More »
International brand design agency Bluemarlin has created a new visual identity for Batiste, a top-selling dry shampoo brand in the UK. According to the company, the reinvigorated identity guides the visual expression for all of Batiste’s produc… Read More »
UK celebrity hairstylist Tara Smith’s eponymous line of hair care products is now on HSN.
“We are thrilled to welcome renowned UK celebrity hairstylist Tara Smith as she journeys ‘across the pond’ for the US launch of her awa… 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 »
The latest launch at Coast Southwest is Endicare DP-530S, the newest ingredient in the company’s line of personal care solutions. This water-soluble hair fixative polymer is in easy-to-use liquid form, according to the company. It is bill… 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: $27.4 billion
Key Personnel: Jean-Paul Agon, chairman and chief executive officer; Laurent Attal, executive vice president, research and innovation; Nicolas Hieronimus, president, selective divisions; Barbara Laverno… Read More »
Sales: $135 million (estimated). Corp. sales: $210 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Farouk Shami, founder.
Major Products: Chi and Biosilk professional products.
New Products: new Chi styling S… Read More »
El Paso, TX
Sales: $216 million (estimated) for non-hardware/electrical personal care products. Total personal care sales: $435.2 million. Corporate sales: $1.45 billion.
Key Personnel: Julien R. Mininberg, chief… Read More »
Pureology: named Noelle Strong as head of sales, Pureology US. In her new role, she will lead the Pureology sales strategy to further elevate the Pureology brand and drive growth for the brand’s hair care and styling business, bringing innovati… Read More »
The Society of Cosmetic Chemists has issued its second call for papers for the 29th IFSCC Congress, Oct. 23-26, 2016, in Orlando, FL. Topics under consideration include:
Sun Protection & Beyond— Submissions may focus on increasing the… Read More »
ITALY: American Crew, a professional leader in men’s grooming, announced Sergiy Shapochka from Ukraine as the Champion of the 2014-2015 All-Star Challenge, an annual global competition to recognize the best men’s hair stylist in the world… Read More »