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Nov 18, 2014 | 09:26 AM CST

Kendo Acquires Bite Beauty

Kendo, an LVMH company, announces the acquisition of Bite Beauty, a Toronto‐based beauty brand specializing in natural lip products; as part of Kendo, Bite Beauty will focus on expanding its digital presence and international distribution.

Nov 17, 2014 | 07:44 AM CST

Beauty Holiday 2014 Outlook

For the first time in a decade, according to The NPD Group, the performance of the overall skin care category is below that of fragrances; taking advantage of opportunities in unexpected spaces is key in today’s shifting prestige beauty market,

Nov 15, 2014 | 02:39 PM CST

NPD Highlights U.S. Prestige Beauty in Q3 2014

Sales of U.S. prestige beauty products were $2.4 billion in Q3 201, a 6% increase from Q3 2013; fragrance "having a great run" heading into the holiday season.

Nov 14, 2014 | 02:13 PM CST

Berkshire Hathaway to Acquire Duracell in Exchange for P&G Shares

Following the company's previous announcement on "focusing on our biggest opportunities,” including beauty and personal care, P&G will exchange a recapitalized Duracell Company for Berkshire Hathaway’s shares of P&G stock.

Nov 11, 2014 | 10:51 AM CST

Estée Lauder Expands in Fragrance with Frédéric Malle Acquisition

Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. has expanded its fragrance offering once again with the agreement to acquire Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle.

Nov 11, 2014 | 10:36 AM CST

Euromonitor Asks: Is Men's Care Ready for the Next Step?

In honor of the Movember charity organization, Euromonitor International is posting weekly articles related to men's grooming and in the Nov. 6, 2014, blog post, analyst Nicole Tyrimou explores whether the men's care segment is ready to move beyond the basics.