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.
Shiseido continues its march into emerging markets with Turkey venture
Shiseido has forged a joint venture allowing it to start commercial operations in Turkey, a move that is line with the Japanese cosmetic giant’s expansion in smaller but important emerging markets.
Oral and personal care products giant Colgate-Palmolive has unveiled positive overall growth thanks to strong sales in the emerging markets.
Continued demand will fuel Shiseido’s global expansion
Japanese cosmetics brand Shiseido has said that if consumer demand and the appropriate retail channels exist, it will continue to expand into new markets as part of its aim to become ‘a global player representing Asia with its origins in Japan’.
Avon to sell majority stake in Japanese business
Avon Products is selling its 74.7 percent stake in Avon Japan to affiliate TPG Capital as part of aims to focus the business on high value direct sales.
Guess gone, but Parlux upbeat with Q2 results
Parlux Fragrances has announced its unaudited results for its second quarter and the six-month period ended September 30, 2010.
Parlux eyes continued growth with Vince Camuto licensing agreement
Parlux has signed a partnership agreement with women’s footwear brand the Camuto Group following a successful collaboration on the Jessica Simpson fragrance.
Regis sales continue to slide in third quarter
Third quarter preliminary results for salon hair provider Regis show that sales continued to slip for the third quarter, although the drop is not as pronounced as previous results.
Sara Lee confident about selling off remaining HBC brands
Sara Lee says that following the sale of the majority of its Household and Body Care (HBC) division, it is ‘confident’ it will sell the remaining third of the business.
Burt Rigid Box forms sales-based agreement with Plaza Packaging
Burt Rigid Box, a supplier of packaging to several markets including cosmetics and personal care, has entered into a sales-based agreement with Plaza Packaging.
Helen of Troy reports rising sales and profits
Despite personal care sales stalling, Helen of Troy’s third quarter results show that the company is easing its way out of the recession as both sales and profits increase.
Parlux sales up despite troubled prestige fragrance industry in US
Parlux fragrances’ third quarter preliminary results show an increase of 3 percent in net sales despite the difficulties faced by the US prestige fragrance industry over the past year.
Ulta announces improved holiday sales, ups outlook
A big improvement in 2009 holiday sales has prompted cosmetic and fragrance retailer and provider Ulta to increase its outlook for the fourth quarter.
Beauty brand launches social selling application on Facebook
Mark, Avon’s sister brand aimed at the younger generation, has introduced an e-commerce boutique on its facebook page.
Parlux sales up on new license deals
Preliminary results for fragrance manufacturer Parlux show sales up for the second quarter on the back of successful new launches.