Mergers and Acquisitions

An assortment of the new Oribe Beauty products.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Kao Acquires Oribe, Expands Professional Hair Portfolio

Oribe is said to have about $30 million in earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization.

clock December 20, 2017Allison Collins

Gilbert Harrison

Mergers and Acquisitions

Gilbert Harrison Saying Farewell to Financo

A five-year transition concludes at the end of the month.

clock December 20, 2017David Moin

PCA is a leader in peels for all needs.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Colgate Moves Into Professional Skin Care With PCA, Elta MD Deals

This is a new market for Colgate, which owns Tom’s of Maine.

clock December 18, 2017Allison Collins

Tencent is JD.com's largest shareholder and the maker of China's biggest social app, WeChat.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Tencent and JD.com Invest $863 Million in Online Discount Retailer Vipshop

The alliance will further boost JD.com’s fashion appeal and will provide a counter to the Alibaba ecosystem.

clock December 18, 2017Tiffany Ap

Drunk Elephant's lineup.

Mergers and Acquisitions

The Beauty M&A Juggernaut Keeps Rolling

Skin care came back into focus for 2017.

clock December 18, 2017Allison Collins

Schmidt's Naturals products.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Underarms Race: Unilever Adds Schmidt’s, Following P&G’s Native Acquisition

Schmidt’s cofounders, Jaime Schmidt and Michael Cammarata, will remain involved in the business.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

Schmidt's Naturals products.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Unilever Acquires Schmidts Natural Deodorant

The deal follows P&G’s acquisition of natural deodorant brand Native.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

Alanui's Nicolò e Carlotta Oddi

Mergers and Acquisitions

New Guards Group Acquires Stake in Alanui

The group, which controls Off-White, Marcelo Burlon County of Milan and Palm Angels, will support the growth of the luxury knitwear label.

clock December 14, 2017Alessandra Turra

Huda Kattan

Mergers and Acquisitions

Exclusive: How Huda Beauty Will Expand After Landing Major Investment Deal

The four-year-old makeup brand has landed a deal with a private equity firm that has backed brands like Smashbox and It Cosmetics.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

The Li & Fung headquarters in Hong Kong.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Li & Fung’s $1.1 Billion Strategic Divestment

The plan will remove three product verticals: furniture, sweaters and beauty.

clock December 14, 2017Tiffany Ap

Huda Kattan

Mergers and Acquisitions

Beauty Bonanza: Huda Beauty Gains Investor; Anastasia Said to Hire Banker; Goddess Garden Raises Series B

TSG has invested in Huda Beauty; Anastasia Beverly Hills is said to have hired Imperial Capital.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

Huda Kattan

Mergers and Acquisitions

EXCLUSIVE: Huda Kattan Closes Out Blockbuster Year With Major Beauty Deal

The four-year-old beauty brand has made waves — wooing more than just the influencer community — but investors, too.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

Goddess Garden Aromatherapy Perfumes

Mergers and Acquisitions

Goddess Garden Raises Series B

The brand will continue to launch new products with the additional capital.

clock December 14, 2017Allison Collins

AtmosphereVariety & WWD Stylemakers Presented by Anastasia Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, USA - 17 Nov 2016

Mergers and Acquisitions

Anastasia Beverly Hills Said to Hire Imperial to Consider Deal

If a deal were to come to fruition, the price tag could be in the billions, sources said.

clock December 13, 2017Allison Collins

Westfield Shopping CentreWestfield shopping centre, Stratford, London - 30 Jun 2012

Mergers and Acquisitions

Unibail-Rodamco to Buy Westfield Corporation for $24.7 Billion

The deal will create the world’s leading developer and operator of flagship shopping destinations, the companies said.

clock December 12, 2017Joelle Diderich

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