Accessories News


Symrise Strengthens Cosmetic Ingredients Division Sales Team

The fragrance and flavors company continues the strategic expansion of the unit with two new hires.

Barb Larson

Walgreens’ Barb Larson Retires After 31 Years

Larson is retiring from her post as divisional merchandise manager for beauty on Jan. 29.

Beth DiNardo

Lauder Promotes de la Faverie, DiNardo and Rachmanis

The Estée Lauder Cos. names Stephane de la Faverie, Beth DiNardo and Daniel Rachmanis to more senior roles within the company.

Lyle Tick

Lyle Tick Joins Boots Retail USA as Managing Director

Tick will lead the development and expansion of Global Brands in the U.S. He reports to Andy Gibson, chief marketing officer of Walgreens Boots Alliance.

Zendaya for CoverGirl

Cover Girl Announces Zendaya as Its Latest Brand Ambassador

The actress, model and singer will make her debut with the brand during a television spot airing live during the 58th Annual Grammy Awards.

Lauren Freedman

Former Estée Lauder VP Lauren Freedman Dies at 52

Lauren A. Freedman died Jan. 4 from complications related to her struggle with cancer at 52.

Hans Van Bylen Appointed Henkel CEO

The executive, who is the company’s executive vice president of beauty care, succeeds Kasper Rorsted.

Symrise Hires Strengthen Growing Cosmetic Ingredients Division

The German fragrance and flavors company is adding two hires to the expanding division.

Diane Dietz Named President and CEO of Rodan + Fields

Diane Dietz, most recently chief marketing officer and executive vice president for Safeway Inc., succeeds the retiring Lori Bush.