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Unilever acquires personal care brand Schmidt’s Naturals

Unilever acquires personal care brand Schmidt’s Naturals

By Deanna Utroske

This week the multinational consumer goods company completed the deal to acquire Schmidt’s Naturals—a deal that was first announced just weeks ago and advances Unilever’s position in the clean, green, and natural beauty business.

Sundial Brands will be part of Unilever in 2018

Sundial Brands will be part of Unilever in 2018

By Deanna Utroske

This week the consumer goods company announced a deal to acquire the hair care and personal care company founded by Richelieu Dennis in 1992. Known for efforts to reposition what have been called ‘multicultural’ and ‘ethnic’ beauty products in the mainstream...

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Hourglass will become Unilever’s first color cosmetics brand

By Deanna Utroske

The personal care company announced on Tuesday that a deal has been struck to acquire the makeup brand Hourglass. It’s the latest in a string of Unilever acquisitions to bring prestige personal care and beauty brands onboard.  

Kraft Heinz hostile Unilever bid sparks UK debate

Kraft Heinz hostile Unilever bid sparks UK debate

By Simon Pitman

Following on from the failed attempt by Kraft Heinz to acquire consumer giant Unilever, a UK politician has argued that there needs to be greater protection from foreign takeover bids.

Kraft Heinz pulls out of Unilever bidding process

Kraft Heinz pulls out of Unilever bidding process

By Simon Pitman

Food giant Kraft Heinz has pulled out of the bidding process for Anglo-Dutch consumer player Unilever after its $143 billion (€134 billion) bid was turned down at the end of last week.

Unilever acquires Seventh Generation

Unilever acquires Seventh Generation

By Deanna Utroske

The multinational CPG company announced yesterday that it has signed a deal to purchase the plant-based personal care and household cleaners company known as Seventh Generation—thereby shoring up its position in the naturals market.

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