Elizabeth Arden profits driven by higher sales and cost cutting
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
Revlon revealed falling sales during its third quarter, underlining tough retail conditions and the strength of the dollar against international currencies.