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First Look: Avon’s Inaugural Retail Experience Opens in L.A.

Located in Koreatown, the 19,000-square-foot, two-story space opens today.

clock October 26, 2020Ryma Chikhoune

Angela Cretu of Avon

Beauty Features

Avon’s New CEO Angela Cretu on the Importance of R&D and Social Selling

Avon’s new ceo lays out her vision for the future of the company and its challenges.

clock March 24, 2020Fiona Ma

The Natura store in Rio de Janeiro

Beauty Features

Brazil’s Beauty M&A to Accelerate Amid ‘Difficult’ Year

Natura’s agreement to buy Avon is seen as putting pressure on smaller rivals’ ability to compete in the country’s growing beauty market.

clock February 4, 2020Ivan Castano

Roberto Marques

Beauty Features

CEO Talks: Roberto Marques After the Close of the Avon Deal

Marques was named group ceo of a new holding company, Natura & Co Holding SA, at the close of Natura’s Avon acquisition on Friday.

clock January 6, 2020Ellen Thomas

Avon Natura

Mergers and Acquisitions

Avon CEO Jan Zijderveld Steps Down

The news comes amid the beauty company’s sale to Brazilian cosmetics company Natura & Co. Holding SA.

clock January 3, 2020Kellie Ell

Avon Life Colour fragrances

Legal

Former New Avon CEO Claims Company Reneged on $1M Severance

Laurie Ann Goldman claimed she was ejected from her role after LG Household & Health Care’s deal in April to buy the company.

clock December 4, 2019Sindhu Sundar

Avon's K-beauty collection.

Beauty Features

With Natura Deal Pending, Avon Sales Dip

“Revenues declined as we continued to make sharper choices.”

clock October 31, 2019Allison Collins

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Fashion Scoops

Avon Debuts Distillery, A Vegan and Eco-friendly Line

The Distillery is the beauty brand’s first FSC-certified product line.

clock September 9, 2019Fiona Ma

Avon K-beauty collection

Beauty Features

How Avon Plans to Rectify Its Discounting Problem

The business has dropped its rate of discounting from 98 percent to 93 percent — but more work remains to be done.

clock August 1, 2019Allison Collins

Avon Life Colour fragrances

Beauty Features

Avon Sales Dip Across Geographies

The direct-selling beauty company is in the midst of merging with Natura.

clock August 1, 2019Allison Collins

The Natura fragrance collections developed with the US

Beauty Features

With Avon Deal, Natura Aims to Break Into Top 5 Beauty Companies

The combined business plans to roll out digital tools more broadly.

clock May 24, 2019Allison Collins

The Natura store in Rio de Janeiro

Color Cosmetics

Natura to Acquire Avon, Officially

The deal could get both companies back to a leading position in Brazil, writes one Wall Street analyst.

clock May 22, 2019Allison Collins

Avon Life Colour fragrances

Beauty Features

Analysts Voice Concern Over Avon’s ‘Whack-a-Mole’ Market Correction Strategy

The business posted sales declines across all geographies except Asia in its most recent quarter.

clock May 2, 2019Allison 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

Avon Continues to Struggle With Slumping Sales

The business posted continued declines across regions, except for Asia-Pacific.

clock May 2, 2019Allison Collins

Avon Life Colour fragrances

Beauty Features

New Avon Sells to LG Household & Health Care for $125 Million

LG says the deal will expand its North America reach, but Avon’s North America segment has been troubled for years.

clock April 25, 2019Allison Collins

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