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May 02, 2014 | 10:30 AM CDT

Estée Lauder Net Sales Hit $2.55 Billion for the Quarter

Skin care (quarter net sales of $1.13 billion) remains a leader for the global beauty company, with strong support from makeup (quarter net sales of $1 billion), as well.

May 01, 2014 | 01:53 PM CDT

Drops in Active Reps for Avon Hurts Its 2014 Q1 Results

"I'm not satisfied with our performance, but I'm encouraged by our progress," said Sheri McCoy, CEO of Avon Products, Inc.

Apr 28, 2014 | 08:34 AM CDT

Turbulence in Emerging Markets But Beauty Will Prevail

By: Rob Walker, Euromonitor International

Growth in emerging markets is slowing, but the consumers who have joined the middle classes are not about to stop buying beauty and personal care products altogether. The challenge will be in adapting planning strategies to the changing climate and tailoring products and marketing. And innovation has never been more important than it is now.

Apr 25, 2014 | 01:52 PM CDT

Shiseido Marks Fiscal Year End with 12.4% Increase in Net Sales

Domestic sales rose 1.1% year on year, and overseas sales jumped 26.4%.

Apr 24, 2014 | 12:02 PM CDT

Diagonal Reports Shows How the Personalization Trend is Driving Beauty

Nigeria and Saudi Arabia, just two of the many countries it has been tracking, indicate the possible directions and resulting opportunities of the hair and skin care market.

Apr 24, 2014 | 11:57 AM CDT

Personal Care Helps Buoy Unilever Q1 2014 Results

Highlights from its results include underlying sales growth of 3.6%, with emerging markets up 6.6%, and underlying volume growth up 1.9% while pricing is up 1.6%.

Apr 10, 2014 | 09:56 AM CDT

PZ Cussons Sees Performance in Line with Expectations for Early 2014

The company is working to continue the expansion of several of its beauty brands, such as as Fudge and Charles Worthington, overseas.

Mar 24, 2014 | 11:23 AM CDT

‘Selfie Beauty’ Pushing Trends in Beauty and Personal Care

According to Euromonitor, consumer preoccupation with image and how they are perceived by others is another important trend somewhat attributed to the 'selfie.' This concern for one’s self-image means beauty companies will have to tailor to specific consumer needs with personalized and solution-based products.

Mar 24, 2014 | 11:14 AM CDT

Euromonitor Infographic Tracks Beauty Industry Growth Trends

Euromonitor shows how the growth in emerging markets in the beauty industry is pushing global beauty trends.

Mar 05, 2014 | 10:47 AM CST

L'Oréal Targets Sub-Saharan Africa for Growth

According to the company, "We aim to make L’Oréal the number one beauty company in sub-Saharan Africa thanks to our expertise, which enables us to offer consumers in the region innovative, affordable, high-quality products that match their expectations and needs.”