Business & Financial

Coty and Estée Lauder bumped by newly top-ranked pro hair care company

Coty and Estée Lauder bumped by newly top-ranked pro hair care company

By Deanna Utroske

According to data from management consulting and market research firm Kline, Henkel’s latest acquisition gives the German company more market share in the pro hair care category than any of its competitors in North America. And, Henkel has suggested the...

Greece beauty market showing recovery signs

Greece beauty market showing recovery signs

By Simon Pitman

Greece has been undergoing a pronounced and prolonged downturn that has hit all aspects of the economy, but latest retail figures show that beauty is playing a part in the gradual recovery process.

Croda Q3 driven by strong personal care results

Croda Q3 driven by strong personal care results

By Simon Pitman

Croda has revealed continued strong growth for its third quarter, a result that it says has been driven by a particularly strong personal care business and one that keeps it on track for its full year targets.

Firmenich leads the way biotech fragrance

Firmenich leads the way on biotech fragrance

By Simon Pitman

Firmenich has been an early pioneer in harbouring biotechnology to advance its portfolio of fragrance ingredients, a move that has also helped to increase efficiencies and cut its environmental impact.

L’Oréal new exec committee appointment

L’Oréal new exec committee appointment

By Lucy Whitehouse

The global beauty giant has announced that Lucia Dumas will be joining its executive committee as executive vice president of communication and public affairs.