The biggest beauty names are in a race to snap up the most dynamic brands globally and Anglo-Dutch consumer-products giant Unilever is one of the most active names, its latest big buy being J-Beauty brand Tatcha.
Skincare brand Kiehl's is rolling out its ‘Apothecary Preparations' concept worldwide.The in-store service offers personalized skincare solutions that involve creating a unique blend of concentrates for each customer.
Amouage, one of the Gulf’s oldest perfume brands, is regularly approached by big groups seeking to tap the fast-growing niche perfume brand market and is itself scouting for potential targets, its chief executive said.
To celebrate its 10th anniversary, Swiss high-end perfume brand Memo this month revealed plans for a brand new scent, 3 new store openings, plus a Parisian luncheon on Tuesday to unveil its new scent, Eau de Memo Paris.
The Japanese cosmetics group is aiming to become one of the world's top five perfume makers in five years, up from its current seventh spot, helped by recent acquisitions and a step up in marketing, especially online.
The American cosmetics brand has named John Demsey as Executive Group President and Jane Hertzmark Hudis as Group President. Effective January 1, 2016, both will report directly to Fabrizio Freda, President and CEO.