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Coty Is in Talks With Kim Kardashian West

Coty ceo Peter Harf said he and Kris Jenner are “good friends” after spending a year and a half on the Coty-Kylie deal.

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Simona Cattaneo, president of luxury brands, will oversee the expansion of the Kylie Beauty business.

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Peter Harf Now Coty CEO, Plan Said to Include a Sense of Urgency

“When I discussed this with KKR, they felt no one could do the job better,” Harf said.

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Peter Harf Takes Helm of Coty as KKR-Wella Deal Finalized

Former Jimmy Choo ceo Pierre Denis will not join the company anymore, and will leave Coty’s board.

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With KKR Deal, Will Coty Actually Simplify the Business?

Coty says yes — but analysts aren’t so sure.

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Coty, KKR Grow Closer in COVID-19 World

A series of deals with the private equity giant is set to transfer control of Wella and funnel $4 billion to Coty.

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Coty, KKR Ink Strategic Deal

The private equity giant is taking a 60 percent stake in Wella and has also invested $750 million Coty convertible preferred stock.

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Coty Shares Slip on Report Professional Division Sale Process Is in Trouble

Coty planned to sell the professional division to pay down debt and focus the business on key categories.

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Coty Cuts Executive Salaries by 25%, as Coronavirus Impacts Business

Coty expects a 20 percent sales dip in the upcoming quarter, due to coronavirus.

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Jeff Bezos Remains the World’s Richest Man Despite Costly Divorce

LVMH’s Bernard Arnault ranked third in Forbes’ 34th annual list of global billionaires.

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Amazon Wins Trademark Dispute Against Coty in EU Court

Coty Germany claims Amazon is in violation of its trademark rights over Davidoff scents.

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Coronavirus Impact: Coty Expects 20% Decline in Next Quarter

Coty said it is expecting a 20 percent decline in sales, but will accelerate sales on Amazon and expand Kylie Skin in Europe.

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Coty’s New CEO Has Beauty Experience. But Is That Enough?

“He is the rare, seasoned beauty executive who is not only a good licensor and licensee, but who also connects with and understands designers.”

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Henkel, KKR Said Final Bidders for Coty Assets

The bidding process is winding down as Coty readies to onboard a new ceo.

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Pierre Denis Named CEO of Coty, Replacing Pierre Laubies

Coty’s chairman Peter Harf confirmed the appointment early Friday.

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