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Coty Beauty U.S. Captures Three Honors at FiFis: Top Fragrance Honors Awarded At FiFis

November 15, 2005

The Fragrance Foundation’s FiFi awards, held at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City on June 9, announced winners in prestige, direct-sell and mass market categories.
• Nouveau riche women’s: Narciso Rodriguez for Her (Beaute Prestige International)
• Nouveau riche men’s: Purple Label (Ralph Lauren Fragrances)
• Luxe women’s: Burberry Brit (Burberry Fragrances/Cosmopolitan Cosmetics)
• Luxe men’s: Black Kenneth Cole (Lancaster Group)
• Popular appeal women’s: Celine Dion Parfums (Coty Beauty U.S.)
• Popular appeal men’s: adidas Adrenaline Man (Coty Beauty U.S.)
• Private label/direct sell women’s: Pure Tiffany (Tiffany & Co.)
• Private label/direct sell men’s: Very Sexy for Him2 (Victoria’s Secret Beauty)
• Prestige bath and body line of the year: Calm to Your Senses (Origins Natural Resources)
• Popular appeal bath and body line of the year: Avon Planet Spa (Avon Products)
• Prestige & popular best packaging of the year for women: FlowerByKenzo Le Parfum (Kenzo Par-fums)
• Prestige & popular best packaging of the year for men: Dunhill (Cosmopolitan Cosmetics)
• Popular appeal best packaging of the year for women: Illusion-Le Club des Createurs de Beaute (CCB-Paris)
• Popular appeal best packaging of the year for men: adidas Adrenaline Man (Coty Beauty U.S.)
• Prestige interior scent collection: Elton Rocks Elton John Crystal potpourri (Slatkin & Co.)
• Specialty interior scent collection: Potpourri & Passive diffuser (Latitudes International
for Space.Nk Home London)
• European fragrance of the year women’s: Chance (Chanel)
• European fragrance of the year men’s: Gucci Pour Homme (Cosmopolitan Cosmetics)
Polo Ralph Lauren by Ralph Lauren Fragrances was inducted into the Fragrance Hall of Fame and Oscar de la Renta was added to the Hall of Fame. Other winners included Nordstrom for Retail Innovator of the Year and Michael Edwards & Co. for Technological Breakthrough of the Year. Jayne Williams of Marshall Field’s Oakland in Troy, MI, earned the Certified Fragrance Sales Specialist of the Year award. More info: www.fragrance.org.
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