Analyst downbeat about Estee Lauder
An analyst from UBS has downgraded Estee Lauder saying the company is struggling because of its reliance on luxury and travel retail.
Natura Cosmeticos reports strong quarterly results after mixed year
Natura Cosmeticos has reported a sharp rise in fourth quarter sales and profits following a year of mixed fortune for Brazil’s biggest cosmetics company.
Analysts divided on health of Avon
Avon releases its fourth quarter results at the beginning of February but analysts disagree on the health of the direct seller in the current climate.
'Sluggish' markets hinder Tupperware's beauty sales
Direct seller Tupperware has suffered from ‘sluggish’ economies in its established markets, particularly in the beauty sector.
Alberto-Culver reports high growth figures
Alberto-Culver has reported high sales growth for the third quarter although discontinued operations weighed heavily on its net income.
Parlux profits slip after Perry Ellis sale
Celebrity perfume manufacturer Parlux Fragrances has reported a
slump in profits in the third quarter after selling off its Perry
Shiseido offsets stagnant domestic sales
Strong sales growth in Asia and Europe have helped to offset
falling sales in the domestic Japanese market, says global
cosmetics player Shiseido.
Inter Parfums reports strong Q3 and reaffirms forecasts
Inter Parfums has reported a strong increase in its third
quarter, with increased sales and profits being mainly driven by
growth in Europe.
International sales help boost Bare Escentuals' results
Fast-growing mineral-based cosmetics provider Bare Escentuals has
reported another big rise in its third quarter sales and profits,
as brand awareness grows in both the US and Europe.
Ales reports tumbling profits
Natural cosmetics and perfume player Ales Group reported a
slump in half year operating profit as costs escalated.
Sally Beauty's sales rise but expenses hit net profit
Despite strong sales growth, Sally Beauty's third quarter net
profit fell as expenses related to recent structural changes hit
P&G keeps going from strength to strength
Once again results from the Procter & Gamble Company have
defied market growth and the expectations of financial analysts,
with sales for the fourth quarter growing 8 percent and net profit
rising 19 percent - results that testify...
CCA announces profit dip and sale of company
CCA Industries, a New Jersey-based producer and marketer of niche
personal care products, has announced a drop in profits as
executives confirm that they have agreed in principle to the
acquisition of the company.
Beiersdorf announces imminent end to supply chain organisation programme
Following the recent sale of its Hirtler soap factory to an
independent buyer, Beiersdorf has stated this week that it will
sell its logistics centre in Hamburg in a bid to bring the
realignment of its supply chain organisation programme...
Helen of Troy reports strong sales, but costs hit profits
Texas-based Helen of Troy has reported a strong increase in sales,
but costs associated with upgrading the company's distribution and
warehousing operations keep net profits down.