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Nov 04, 2010 | 09:57 AM CDT

L’Oréal Looking to Make an Acquisition; Avon May Not be a Good Fit

By: Oru Mohiuddin, Euromonitor International

Euromonitor International provides analysis of the market based on recent acquisition activity and a report on L'Oréal's interest in acquiring Avon; such an acquisition would lift L'Oréal to the leading market position, ahead of P&G, but challenges may make this specific move unlikely. Company may very well look at other high-profile acquisition targets, including Beiersdorf.

Nov 03, 2010 | 05:46 PM CDT

What is Perfume?

By: Stephen Dowthwaite

Understanding perfume and the language it speaks.

Nov 03, 2010 | 05:44 PM CDT

Telling the Story of Luxury Fragrance

Parfums d’Orsay Paris
By: Abby Penning

As the fragrance segment begins to bounce back from a downturn exasperated by market saturation and consumers’ shrinking discretionary spending, brand owners are again looking for a way to entice consumers to their scents. And for two perfume houses—Histoires de Parfums and Parfums d’Orsay Paris—playing up their traditions of history and storytelling, as well as closely knowing their consumers, has them seeing brighter days ahead.

Nov 03, 2010 | 05:40 PM CDT

“Generation Co” and the Future of Fragrance

By: Jeb Gleason-Allured

Global youth trends in fine fragrance usage and preference reveal paradigm shifts and surprising opportunities.

Oct 28, 2010 | 04:33 PM CDT

Mintel Reports Women Want to Smell Like They Feel

Research shows mood is among the most popular motivators of fragrance choice for women.

Oct 26, 2010 | 02:12 PM CDT

Inter Parfums Sales Up in Q3 2010

Net sales for the third quarter of 2010 reach $120.9 million; Burberry fragrance sales up 18% year-to-date in local currency.

Oct 22, 2010 | 03:31 PM CDT

Eco-friendly, Brazilian Culture and Emotional Experience Among Nine Deep Trends in Consumers' Purchases

Arylessence's latest consumer report, its tenth, focuses on "deep" trends, including emotional connections, patriotic themes and eco-friendliness

Oct 14, 2010 | 11:43 AM CDT

LVMH Posts Double-digit Growth in Q3 2010

Revenue for company's perfumes and cosmetics division grew 14% in the first nine months of 2010; Christian Dior noted for worldwide success of its perfumes and the roll-out of its lipstick.

Oct 13, 2010 | 12:51 PM CDT

Givaudan Reports Q3 2010 Sales

Company posts gain of 9.8%, year-over-year, for the first nine months; fine fragrance grew 20.7%, with Europe, North America and Latin America showing continued strength.

Oct 13, 2010 | 10:33 AM CDT

Firmenich Posts Record Sales for Fiscal Year

Company posts sales increase of 12.1%, with a particularly strong rebound in fine fragrance during the second half of the year; Firmenich continues to invest 10% of annual profits in innovation, which it sees as a key to future success.