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Oct 16, 2014 | 05:00 PM CDT

Digital Shopping Moves to Epicenter Brand Distribution Strategies

Kline reports that alternate shopping channels and sub-channels have emerged as essential for the growth of brands; digital shopping has moved from the peripheral to the epicenter of a brand’s distribution strategy.

Oct 10, 2014 | 04:59 PM CDT

Avon Launches Redesigned Ecommerce Site

"Beauty destination" designed, in part, to improve consumer access to the Avon brand; site to help educate and engage consumers and will be promoted through a multipronged digital media campaign.

Sep 17, 2014 | 01:21 PM CDT

Kline Introduces Report on the Sexual Wellness Market

Lubricants among the products that offer opportunities for personal care brands; retailers respond to growing consumer expectations of these products with larger intimate health sections.

Sep 11, 2014 | 04:43 PM CDT

Murad Begins International Expansion With Acquisition of UK Partner

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.

Sep 04, 2014 | 12:05 PM CDT

Kline Explores Global Professional Hair Care Market

Shampoos and conditioners continue to be the bedrock of hair care growth, but hair colorants and scalp care products and treatments are gaining share while newer online retail concepts capture consumers' imaginations.

Aug 21, 2014 | 10:29 AM CDT

Prestige Beauty Brings In $2.5 Billion for Q2 2014

According to The NPD Group, the growth of the U.S. prestige beauty market grew 5% in the second quarter of 2014 when compared to the second quarter of 2013 due to strong makeup growth.

Aug 21, 2014 | 10:23 AM CDT

Diagonal Reports Sees a Revolution in Hairstyling

According to market researcher Diagonal Reports, strong consumer demand for hair management and control is transforming the global hair straightening market beyond recognition. It is no longer about just straightening, but a world of new terms and new outcomes.

Aug 21, 2014 | 10:15 AM CDT

Professional Hair Care Opportunities Popping Up in the Middle East, Africa

According to a Kline & Company blog post, the beauty markets in the United Arab Emirates and South Africa show burgeoning possibilities for the professional hair care category.

Aug 19, 2014 | 10:23 AM CDT

Rhône Capital Makes Investment in Elizabeth Arden

Rhône Capital also has advised Elizabeth Arden that, subject to market conditions and applicable legal or regulatory approvals, it intends to increase its ownership of the company’s common stock over time.

Aug 19, 2014 | 09:29 AM CDT

Financial Briefs from Global Beauty Companies

See the Q4 and fiscal year end results for both The Estée Lauder Companies and Elizabeth Arden Inc., as well as results for Oriflame.