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Cosmoprof’s ambitions in the Latin American market

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Cosmoprof’s ambitions in the Latin American market

By Simon Pitman

Cosmoprof already has a major global presence with its events in Europe, Asia and North America. Now it is looking to increase its footprint in Latin America through its partnership with the Belleza Y Salud event.

KDC expands into home care with acquisition

KDC expands into home care with acquisition

By Deanna Utroske

This month, the Ontario-based personal care and cosmetics contract manufacturer announced the acquisition of the Aromair Fine Fragrance Company, a move that expands the KDC business into a whole new industry.

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...

Diversity, Equality, Reality: A look at the business of beauty in 2017

Diversity, Equality, Reality: A look at the business of beauty in 2017

By Deanna Utroske

Over the past year, individuals, corporations, and organizations have taken steps to make the cosmetics and personal care industry more inclusive and a more accurate reflection of local and global populations. Together, the 9 articles featured on today’s...

At Coty, Camillo Pane is building the beauty company of the future

At Coty, Camillo Pane is building the beauty company of the future

By Deanna Utroske

Early this month, a sold-out CEW Newsmaker Forum featured Pane in conversation with Jenny B. Fine, executive beauty editor of WWD. Over the course of the evening, Coty’s CEO discussed his business strategy for the multinational, his vision for the company’s...

Shiseido Americas acquires AI tech company Giaran

Shiseido Americas acquires AI tech company Giaran

By Deanna Utroske

The deal brings advanced artificial intelligence technologies to the beauty company. And Shiseido intends to take full advantage of the company’s tech tools and data capabilities.

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...