After her clothing line the Canadian is getting ready to launch her first fragrance. The perfume, Black Star, is the result of a partnership with the marketing giant Procter & Gamble and comes complete with a low price tag to help win over Avril’s youthful fans.
IFF has announced the opening of a new high-tech centre for flavourings and perfumes on the outskirts of Sao Paolo, a way for the company to increase its presence in South America as well as increase its supply capabilities.
After a few years of wavering, Selective Beauty needs a really thorough spring clean to come out on top, and to show real strength both “financially and organizationally”. The company announced that it had gone into receivership with the commercial tribunal of Bobigny.
Symrise, has received the U.S. Department of Agriculture Organic Certification. The German company know that they can rely on rapidly commercialising freshly labeled ‘organic’ perfumes, especially as the organic market in America is growing fast.
A difficult global economic climate, unfavourable exchange rates, a change of ownership in Spain… Interparfums has not been disturbed by tempestuous circumstances in 2008. Its turnover has grown by 14% to €276.4 million.
Beauty products retailer Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc posted a fourth-quarter profit that beat market expectations as it avoided discounting during the holiday season, but forecast first-quarter results below market estimates.
Hungary's competition watchdog GVH has fined cosmetics maker L'Oreal's Hungarian unit 150 million forints ($636,800) for misleading customers about its products, GVH said in a statement late on Monday March 16.
Italian jeweller Bulgari SpA said 2008 profit fell 45 percent to 82.9 million euros ($105.8 million), with the economic downturn hitting results. Bulgari said in a statement on Wednesday March 11 it would propose a dividend of 0.