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Naturex released its numbers from the first half of 2015.
Givaudan Group sales increased by 1.3% for the first six months of 2015.
Accelerated growth ahead.
PZ Cussons released their final results of the year, ended May 31 2015.
Beauty sales declined 14%, but increased 5% in constant dollars; strengthening of the U.S. dollar impacting of foreign currency in reported results.
Elizabeth Arden's net sales down 17.2% compared to the prior year quarter; company cites decline in sales of celebrity fragrances and lower level of new product innovation.
Burt's Bees lip and face-care products and additional marketing for the brand contribute to double-digit gains in the company's natural personal care division.
Personal care sales down but low-single digit growth projected for upcoming quarters.
Company's largest fragrance brands grew 14.0%, 23.9% and 49.6%; Karl Lagerfeld launch contributes $3.5 million.
Personal care down 1% but baby wipes post double-digit growth.