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Unilever adds Kate Somerville Skincare LLC to its portfolio of personal care brands. The brand was founded in Los Angeles. It is distributed in the United States, with a growing presence in Asia.
Premium positioning complements Unilever's existing portfolio; acquisition is expected to close in May 2015.
Hains expanding footprint in Canada with Belvedere International's diversified portfolio of baby, body and hair care products; acquired company had approximately $25 million in net sales, and is expected to be accretive to Hain Celestial's earnings in fiscal year 2016
Deal includes the global sale of the Camay brand and the sale of the Zest brand outside of North America and the Caribbean.
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.
Estée Lauder Cos. Inc. has expanded its fragrance offering once again with the agreement to acquire Editions de Parfums Frédéric Malle.
Acquisition will enable L’Oréal USA to build a new dedicated multi-cultural beauty division; strengthen the company's position in the dynamic multi-cultural market segment.
The Estée Lauder Companies acquiring prestige fragrance and sensory lifestyle brand; addition will complement and strengthen the company’s portfolio of brands.
Bourjois complementary to Coty’s existing color cosmetics portfolio; addition seen as step toward bolstering positions in a number of Western European countries and strengthen its position overall in color cosmetics.
Acquisition provides Murad with an opportunity to directly manage its growing business in prestige and professional channels in the U.K. and marks a strategic foothold for its planned expansion of existing operations in Europe.