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Organic sales grew 2%, including a two percentage point benefit from pricing. Shipment volume was in-line with prior year levels, but net sales were $20.2 billion, a decrease of 1% versus the prior year period.
For the first time, in-cosmetic Asia’s educational program will be offered 100% free to event attendees.
The L’Orèal Luxe and active cosmetics divisions contribute growth to the multinational beauty company.
For the second quarter of 2014, Avon saw total revenue of $2.2 billion, decreased 13%, or 3% in constant dollars, and beauty sales declined 13%, or 3% in constant dollars.
The company saw net sales of ¥168.3 billion, a 3.7% increase from the same time period for the previous year. Operating income was down 80.2% to ¥1.3 billion, while ordinary income was ¥1.4 billion (-80.9%).
Professional hair care products and Revlon color cosmetics line helps push the company to higher sales in the second quarter of 2014.
A new infographic from Euromonitor shares information about grooming routines—including differences between men and women, as well as different cultures—around the globe.
Organic Monitor is looking at research about what Brazilian beauty shoppers are interested in—and that includes products with an eco-friendly twist.
Kao's net sales of ¥665.9 billion for the six months ended June 30, 2014, up 6.6% over the net sales for the same time period in 2013.
The market research finds the harmony in scientific and natural skin care products, showing how natural and alternative medical traditions inspire scientific skin care products and treatments.