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clock July 20, 2018David Moin

Business

Roberto Cavalli Said Open to New Investors

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Tmall Global Encourages Italian Beauty Brands to Enter Chinese Market

clock July 20, 2018Sandra Salibian

Avon

Avon Life Colour fragrance by Avon and Kenzo Takada

Fragrance

Avon Partners With Kenzo Takada on a Second Fragrance

The new fragrance was inspired by Kenzo Takada’s “joie de vivre.”

clock July 19, 2018Fiona Ma

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Beauty Features

Fareva Takes Over New Avon Manufacturing Facility

Avon expects the partnership to allow it to produce innovative products quickly.

clock July 6, 2018Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Beauty Features

Emotions: Avon’s Next Big Bet

As the beauty company aims to turn around its business, it is working to marry emotions and data for its product development process.

clock June 13, 2018Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Beauty Features

New Avon CEO Calls Q1 Results ‘Unsatisfactory’

The business posted a $21 million loss for the quarter.

clock May 3, 2018Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Financial

Avon Nominates Barington Head to Board

After facing months of pressure from activists, the beauty business will nominate Barington ceo James Mitarotonda to its board.

clock March 27, 2018Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Financial

Avon’s New CEO Planning on ‘Significant Turnaround’ as 2017 Sales Slip

Cost-cutting is carrying on in the short-term, and Avon has decided to shut down in Australia.

clock February 15, 2018Kali Hays

Jan Zijderveld, Avon ceo.

Human Resources

Avon Appoints Unilever’s Jan Zijderveld CEO

The appointment comes as Avon faces increasing pressure from activists.

clock February 5, 2018Allison Collins

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Pool of Potential Buyers Said to Be Limited for Avon

Analysts suggested the company should focus on its ceo search.

clock January 30, 2018Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Mergers and Acquisitions

Shareholders Press Avon to Consider Strategic Alternatives

Shah Capital, Barington Capital Group and NuOrion Partners have called for the company to consider splitting up.

clock January 29, 2018Allison Collins

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Financial

Which Fashion, Beauty and Retail Players Saw Sales Grow the Most?

The winners and losers of third-quarter earnings, according to WWD.

clock December 11, 2017Kali Hays

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Financial

Avon Earnings Dip Sends Shares Tumbling

With ceo Sheri McCoy out in early 2018, the executive search continues.

clock November 2, 2017Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Financial

CEO Shift May Not Be Enough for Avon

The transition could potentially distract the company as it works to turn around its business.

clock August 4, 2017Allison Collins

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA

Financial

Avon CEO McCoy to Exit, Firm Posts $46 Million Loss for Q2

The business is shifting funds for its reinvestment plan, now planning for $45 million in reinvestment instead of $65 million in 2017.

clock August 3, 2017Allison Collins

Andrea Jung's Park Avenue duplex.

Celebrity Real Estate

EXCLUSIVE: Former Avon CEO Andrea Jung Lands Buyer for Manhattan Duplex

The former beauty executive never actually lived in the plush Park Avenue apartment.

clock June 30, 2017Kathryn Hopkins

Financial

Fitch Assigns Negative Outlook to Avon Debt

The beauty business has made progress in its transformation, according to Fitch.

clock June 20, 2017Allison Collins

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