The French cosmetics giant has reinforced its presence in the Asian start-up ecosystem, supporting Chinese innovation in the beauty industry by taking a stake in venture capital fund Cathay Innovation.
German consumer goods company Henkel named Chief Financial Officer Carsten Knobel as its next chief executive, replacing Hans Van Bylen after a string of poor results for the maker of Schwarzkopf shampoo.
French cosmetics giant L'Oréal and Clarins group announced Monday the conclusion of its agreement for the sale of the Mugler brands and Azzaro fragrances to L'Oreal, according to a news statement from the two groups.
The New York-based cosmetics conglomerate announced on Monday that it is weighing up its options for its professional beauty division, as well as its operations in Brazil, evoking the possibility of a divesture.
Johnson & Johnson said on Friday it is recalling around 33,000 bottles of baby powder in the United States after U.S. health regulators found trace amounts of asbestos in samples taken from a bottle purchased online.
Luxury lingerie brand La Perla has its sights set on the beauty industry. The brand, which is known for its high-end lingerie, nightwear and swimwear, has announced the launch of a new subsidiary, La Perla Beauty.
Newly-launched search engine Mira lets users compare beauty products, assess their ingredients, access customer reviews and click through to purchase what they want from a selection of retailers, with price comparisons.