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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.
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.
Organic net sales the company’s personal care segment in the third fiscal quarter increased 1.9% driven by increased sun care sales and growth in women's razor and blade systems.
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The company saw organic revenue growth of 5% compared to 2013, with growth in the U.S. and Asia while European sales demonstrated resilience despite a challenging environment.
Underlying sales grew 3.7%, with emerging markets up 6.6%, while underlying volume growth was up 1.9% and price was up 1.7%.