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New in Acquisitions (page 13 of 20)

May 10, 2012 | 09:40 AM CDT

New Movement in Coty’s Takeover Bid of Avon

With new investors and moves to increase capital, Coty upped its acquisition offer for Avon; the Avon board of directors is currently considering the proposal.

Apr 26, 2012 | 11:54 AM CDT

L’Oréal Buys French Baby Care Brand

The Cadum brand will be housed under L’Oréal's consumer products division.

Apr 19, 2012 | 11:46 AM CDT

Perfumania Completes Parlux Acquisition

Parlux is now the wholly owned subsidiary of Perfumania, and several Parlux directors have been added to Perfumania's board.

Apr 16, 2012 | 09:39 AM CDT

Coty Reaffirms Interest in Avon Acquisition

Following board and CEO news from Avon, as well speculation on Coty's business motivations, Coty has reaffirmed its continued interest in acquiring Avon.

Apr 06, 2012 | 02:43 PM CDT

Brazil Behind Coty's Avon Bid

By: Abby Penning

Gaining a greater foothold in the South American beauty battleground was a key target in Coty's $10 billion acquisition proposal for Avon, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Apr 03, 2012 | 09:30 AM CDT

Golden Sun/Newhall Laboratories Acquires Several Henkel Brands

Brands involved in the transaction include hair care brands L.A. Looks, Dep Sport and Zero Frizz, female deodorant brand Soft & Dri, and soap and body wash brand Pure & Natural.

Apr 03, 2012 | 09:28 AM CDT

High Ridge Brands Co. Purchases Coast Soap Brand From Henkel

High Ridge Brands Co., a portfolio company of Brynwood Partners VI, also recently purchased the Zest, Alberto VO5 and Rave brands, and another Brynwood Partners company purchased several other Henkel brands.

Apr 02, 2012 | 08:41 AM CDT

Coty Publicly Proposes Acquisition of Avon; Avon Rejects Offer

The public proposal, valued at approximately $10 billion, comes after several attempts by Coty to engage Avon in an acquisition discussion.

Mar 26, 2012 | 10:52 AM CDT

Shiseido Further Invests in Web Initiatives

The company acquired shares in Starts Publishing, a Japanese publisher that focuses on female-oriented publications and web portals.

Feb 16, 2012 | 10:11 AM CST

Reckitt Benckiser Sells Indian Brands

The company is selling the personal care brands it acquired when it bought Paras Pharmaceuticals Limited in April 2011.