18-Aug-2016 By Deanna Utroske
The cosmetics, skin care, and fragrance company announced its latest financials this week, showing a decline in revenue for the year, better numbers on a quarterly basis, and optimism about integrating the beauty brands that Coty is acquiring from P&G.
05-Nov-2015 By Simon Pitman
It’s been a busy week for Coty, with announcements for another big acquisition, reorganization plans and now first quarter results that show profits are up while revenues are down.
10-Aug-2015 By Simon Pitman
Elizabeth Arden had a tough fourth quarter, with revenues suffering on account of unfavourable currency exchange and a big decline in its North American operations.
10-Aug-2015 By Deanna Utroske
At least that’s how company president & CEO Christian Brickman put it in his statement to the press on Thursday, which also indicates gross profits are up slightly and includes a revision of previous expectations for fiscal year 2015.
11-May-2015 By Simon Pitman
One year on and fragrance player Coty has turned a big loss in the third quarter of last year into a profit, thanks to a focus on its key brands and cost-cutting measures.
29-Jan-2015 By Andrew MCDOUGALL
Procter & Gamble saw its second quarter earnings take a hit with the strong dollar having a big impact, setting up a challenging year for the Ohio-based firm.
18-Nov-2013 By Chris BARKER
Global cosmetics company Sally Beauty Holdings reported a poor performance in Q4 of their financial year as profits were affected by increasing income tax despite an increase in sales.
28-Oct-2013 By Chris BARKER
US cosmetics giant Procter & Gamble has reported relatively static sales growth in its latest quarterly earnings report.
15-Aug-2013 By Simon Pitman
The Estée Lauder Companies has posted another strong set of quarterly results, achieving record sales figures for its fourth quarter and a big rise in net profits.
Following strong sales growth and increased profitability in the first half of the financial year, Elizabeth Arden has ended it on a sour note, as fourth quarter sales and profits come in well below expectations.
06-Nov-2012 By Andrew MCDOUGALL
Prestige beauty firm Elizabeth Arden reported better-than-expected revenue in its first quarter results, thanks to the launch of several new fragrances; although these purchases affected profits.
Elizabeth Arden sales up but profits down on license acquisition costs
09-Aug-2012 By Simon Pitman
Color cosmetics and fragrance maker Elizabeth Arden reported health gains in revenue for its fourth quarter, but net profit is hit by licensing acquisition costs.
Revlon results bear the brunt of charges, currency translations and lower overseas sales
31-Jul-2012 By Simon Pitman
Revlon’s second quarter results struggle under the weight of charges, currency translations and falling sales in Europe and Asia, but strong results in the Americas help fend off bigger losses.
P&G results hit by weak US markets, forecast reduced on strong dollar
30-Jan-2012 By Simon Pitman
Although Procter & Gamble’s second quarter results were buoyed by a strong performance in the developing markets, slower consumer spend in the US market holds back growth.
08-Nov-2011 By Andrew McDougall
Fragrance player Parlux has announced its unaudited results for the second quarter, crediting its double digit sales growth to the launch of its latest Rihanna scent and the advertising investment made in support of this.
Elizabeth Arden profits driven by higher sales and cost cutting
11-Aug-2011 By Simon Pitman
Elizabeth Arden reported profits above market expectations on the back of high international sales growth and successful cost cutting measures.
Sally Beauty Holdings report strong Q3 results
04-Aug-2011 By Pooja Kondhia
US-based cosmetics distributor Sally Beauty has reported strong third quarter results, with net sales as well as gross profit up from its fiscal year 2010 results of the same quarter.
Revlon sales up on back of higher advertising spend
04-May-2011 By Katie Bird
Cosmetics company Revlon recorded strong sales increases for the first quarter of 2011 although operating income fell due to higher advertising spend.
Colgate-Palmolive sales up but rising costs take their toll
02-May-2011 By Katie Bird
Sales for oral and personal care player Colgate-Palmolive were up for the first quarter of 2011, but the company said increasing raw material costs were affecting profit margins.
Parlux sales results hit by loss of Guess contract
03-Feb-2011 By Simon Pitman
Parlux third quarter results show a significant drop in sales, due mainly to the loss of a contract to supply retailer Guess with fragrance and personal care products.
Global hair care market boosts Alberto Culver’s net sales
01-Feb-2011 By Andrew McDougall
US-based Alberto Culver has announced a fiscal year first quarter 2011 sales increase following strong growth from the hair and skin care markets.
Elizabeth Arden announces Q2 expectations exceeded
07-Jan-2011 By Andrew McDougall
Global beauty company Elizabeth Arden has announced that, based on its preliminary results, it expects to exceed its second quarter earnings guidance.
Elizabeth Arden announces net sales increase for Q1
04-Nov-2010 By Andrew McDougall
Global beauty products firm Elizabeth Arden has released its financial results for the first fiscal quarter ended September 30, 2010, citing strong momentum in international business for an increase in sales figures.
Elizabeth Arden Q4 profits back in the black
16-Aug-2010 By Simon Pitman
A significant increase in quarterly sales helps Elizabeth Arden to jump back into profit, boosted by higher pricing from cosmetics and fragrances and cost savings.
Colgate-Palmolive announces record profits on continued sales growth
30-Jul-2010 By Simon Pitman
The world’s leading oral care player, Colgate Palmolive, has announced continued steady sales growth and record profits for its second quarter.
Revlon 2Q profits rise, but US sales remain subdued
29-Jul-2010 By Simon Pitman
Revlon second quarter profits rose significantly as restructuring costs ease, but US sales continue to fall, counterbalancing stronger international results.
Expiration of Guess license hurts Parlux sales and profits
30-Jun-2010 By Katie Nichol
Fragrance manufacturer and distributor Parlux has highlighted the negative impact of the expiration of its Guess license on its sales and profits.
Estee Lauder profits beat expectations on high sales
27-Apr-2010 By Simon Pitman
Estee Lauder Companies has beat profit expectations having posted a 10 percent increase in Q3 sales as consumers of prestige products return to their old spending patterns.
Key cosmetics players point to sustainability as way out of recession
12-Mar-2010 By Simon Pitman
Following a succession of weak financial results some, of the biggest players in the personal care industries are pointing to sustainability measures as a means of exiting the recession.
Revlon profits slide on slow sales and strong dollar
02-Nov-2009 By Simon Pitman
Revlon revealed falling sales during its third quarter, underlining tough retail conditions and the strength of the dollar against international currencies.
Alberto Culver reveals flat sales and falling profit
26-Oct-2009 By Simon Pitman
Hair and skin care specialist Alberto Culver said its fourth quarter sales were hit by currency translation and profits were down, but the results beat expectations.
Alberto Culver profits increase on cost cutting
28-Jul-2009 By Simon Pitman
Global hair care leader Alberto Culver has announced a big rise in profits on account of significant cost cutting measures.
Kimberly-Clark sales down but outlook up on lower costs
27-Jul-2009 By Simon Pitman
Personal care giant Kimberly-Clark says net sales fell 6 per cent during its second quarter but says cost savings should boost full year results.
Helen of Troy profits rise, despite sales slip
09-Jul-2009 By Simon Pitman
Helen of Troy has reported a significant rise in its first quarter earnings, despite the fact that the economic downturn led to lower sales in its personal care division.
Helen of Troy ends fiscal year with sizeable loss
14-May-2009 By Guy Montague-Jones
Helen of Troy has suffered an $88m fourth quarter loss after incurring a $99.5m impairment charge related to loss of goodwill and intangible assets.
CCA Industries reports big fall in sales and profits
25-Feb-2009 By Simon Pitman
Niche beauty provider CCA Industries has reported a fall in profit and sales as costs mount in an increasingly tough retail environment.
Colgate-Palmolive confident for the year ahead
29-Jan-2009 By Katie Bird
Amid a struggling global economy, Colgate-Palmolive has posted strong fourth quarter results and looks forward to higher profit margins in 2009.
Japanese cosmetic firms cut forecasts
29-Jan-2009 By Guy Montague-Jones
Japanese cosmetic manufacturers Kao and Shiseido have both cut their forecasts for the fiscal year in light of the deteriorating economic landscape.
Personal care saves the day for Energizer
27-Jan-2009 By Simon Pitman
Household and personal care provider Energizer Holdings says a solid first quarterly performance for personal care has helped buoy an otherwise poor sales performance.
J&J posts big rise in profits despite sales slump
20-Jan-2009 By Simon Pitman
Health and personal care giant Johnson & Johnson has announced a 14 percent rise in profits despite the big drop in retail sales in the US.
Elizabeth Arden holiday sales expected to fall by 13 percent
19-Jan-2009 By Katie Bird
Elizabeth Arden is the latest cosmetics company to cut its sales and earnings forecast, leading its share price to plummet to the lowest it has been in 9 years.
Estee Lauder lowers expectations for fiscal 2009
19-Jan-2009 By Simon Pitman
Luxury cosmetics giant Estee Lauder says it is lowering its expectations for the quarter ending 31 December and the full fiscal year ‘to reflect the deteriorated global economic conditions’.
Sally Beauty wobbles at the end of a solid year
20-Nov-2008 By Guy Montague-Jones
Sally Beauty Holdings has reported solid financial results for the fiscal year although profits failed to match the estimates of analysts.
Shiseido ups forecast but warns of tougher times ahead
24-Oct-2008 By Guy Montague-Jones
Shiseido has upped its profit forecast for the first half of the year but the company warned that business conditions will be tougher in future quarters.
Estee Lauder performs better than expected
14-Aug-2008 By Katie Bird
Estée Lauder has reported higher than expected profits from the year, despite its weakening performance in the US.
Weakness in Japan pushes Shiseido sales down
31-Jul-2008 By Guy Montague-Jones
Japan-based Shiseido has reported falling turnover in the first quarter after sales in the domestic market plummeted.
Parlux underlines lower sales expectations
19-Jun-2008 By Simon Pitman
Fragrance giant Parlux has clarified comments made by its CEO
in a recent conference call, stressing that sales expectations for
the quarter ending June 30 will be lower.
Restructuring and refocusing boost Parlux results
06-Jun-2008 By Simon Pitman
Global fragrance maker Parlux has announced a significant boost to
its full year results ending in March thanks to revised market
focus and restructuring programme.
Helen of Troy's personal care sales fall further
13-May-2008 By Guy Montague-Jones
Helen of Troy's personal care division continued to struggle in the
fourth quarter reporting a 7.1 percent drop in sales that it blamed
on the tough retail environment.
Estee Lauder reports strong sales growth but lower net profit
06-May-2008 By Guy Montague-Jones
High sales in international markets helped Estee Lauder secure
double-digit growth in the third quarter but the increase was not
enough to prevent the company from suffering a dip in profits.