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Mar 17, 2006 | 09:01 AM CST

L'Oréal Acquires Body Shop

According to Bloomberg News, L'Oréal SA agreed to buy Body Shop International Plc, a U.K. retailer of natural beauty products, for approximately £652 million ($1.14 billion) in cash...

Feb 28, 2006 | 09:07 AM CST

Arden Approves Securities Trading Plans Under SEC Rule

Elizabeth Arden, Inc. announced that certain executives are implementing 10b5-1 plans under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, allowing corporate insiders to establish prearranged plans to sell a specified number of shares of company stock over a predetermined period of time...

Feb 28, 2006 | 08:29 AM CST

Unilever Recalls Product After Reported Injuries

Posted Feb. 28: In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, Unilever announced a voluntary recall of Dove™ SkinVitalizer - Facial Cleansing Massager after minor injuries due to use of the product were reported. The product’s “cleansing pillow” can loosen or dislodge during use and cause minor scratches...

Feb 27, 2006 | 11:06 AM CST

Natura Posts 2005 Results

Natura Cosmeticos SA posted a fourth-quarter 2005 net profit of $64.23 million, up 39.2% from the same quarter of 2004. Net revenue was $340.9 million in the fourth quarter of 2005, up from $264.7...

Feb 24, 2006 | 09:10 AM CST

Avon Details Restructuring Program

Avon Products, Inc. announced that the cost to implement its multi-year, four-part turnaround plan would be at the high end of its previously announced $300 million to $500 million range...

Feb 24, 2006 | 08:57 AM CST

Puig and Coty Announce Partnership

Puig Beauty & Fashion Group and Coty Inc. announced an agreement on prestige cosmetics and fragrances in the U.S. domestic market...

Feb 23, 2006 | 11:21 AM CST

Henkel Reports 2005 Sales

The Henkel Group reported that 2005 sales rose by 13% to €11,974 million, and operating profit rose by 16.7% to €1,162 million. Fruther, the company stated that all of its business sectors and regions contributed to rise...

Feb 22, 2006 | 11:36 AM CST

Kao Completes Acquisition of Kanebo Cosmetics

Kao Corporation acquired 14 million shares of Kanebo Cosmetics' common stock from Kanebo, Ltd. to complete the acquisition of all Kanebo Cosmetics' issued and outstanding stock...

Feb 20, 2006 | 07:29 PM CST

Henkel to Acquire Leading Deodorant Brands

The Dial Corporation, a Henkel Group company, and The Gillette Company, a subsidiary of Procter & Gamble, signed a definitive agreement under which Dial will acquire several antiperspirant/deodorant brands—including...

Feb 16, 2006 | 10:46 AM CST

L’Oréal Announces Results for 2005

L’Oréal’s board of directors closed the group's consolidated financial statements and the financial statements of the L’Oréal parent company for 2005. At the end of December 2005, sales amounted to €14.53 billion...