International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), specialist producer of aromas and flavourings, has announced that Keven Berryman, formerly of Nestlé Professional, will take the posts of Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer.
Bought by Estée Lauder Companies in 1999, followed by Sun Capital Partners in 2006, the cosmetics brand Stila has now been acquired by private equity firms Patriarch Partners. Is this a new start for the beauty label?
A drive to improve the green credentials of palm oil, used in foods and cosmetics but tainted for some by links to deforestation, could make it too expensive for shoppers and may anyway be of limited environmental benefit.
Cosmetic and perfume-dispenser maker AptarGroup Inc posted a nearly 28 percent decline in its first-quarter profit, hurt by a drop in demand from the fragrance/cosmetic market and changes in exchange rates, and forecast lower earnings for the second quarter.
Japanese private equity fund Unison Capital is set to bid for at least one-third of wig maker Aderans Holdings, raising the prospect of a proxy fight with U.S. hedge fund Steel Partners, the Nikkei business daily reported on Thursday 16 April.
Feminist activists wearing fake beards staged a bizarre protest against L'Oreal in central Paris on Thursday 16 April, saying the company did not have enough women managers despite being a cosmetics producer.
You could call its operation “guerrilla store" a success. After having tested its potential to seduce the London clientele in a temporary boutique on Mount Street, Azzaro has marked its arrival proper at Browns, the well known store for numerous top-of-the-range brands in London.
Renato Semerari has been named global president of the beauty division at Coty. He will also be in charge of all of the group’s international brands of cosmetics which are mass-distributed across the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle-East.