A fragrance from Paco Rabanne’s Pacollection.

Beauty Features

Paco Rabanne’s Pacollection Seen as Game-Changer

The fragrances were conceived by the house’s creative director, Julien Dossena.

clock May 17, 2019Jennifer Weil

Daniel Lalonde

Human Resources

SMCP Executive Daniel Lalonde Joins Puig Board

The SMCP ceo joins Jordi Constans and Manel Adell on the board of the family-owned Spanish fragrance and fashion firm.

clock May 14, 2019Mimosa Spencer

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Puig Profits Rise 6% in 2018

The Spanish fragrance and fashion house’s sales remained stable last year.

clock May 9, 2019Jennifer Weil

Queendom is about empowerment

Beauty Features

Digital Download: Queendom Set to Shake Up Fragrance Industry

It’s the first direct-to-consumer brand incubated by Puig Futures, and is fronted by illustrations of notable women.

clock April 23, 2019Jennifer Weil

Kama Ayurveda

Mergers and Acquisitions

Puig Strikes Beauty Deals in India, Colombia

The company has bought minority stakes in Kama Ayurveda and Loto del Sur with a view to expanding them.

clock March 12, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Backstage at Nina Ricci RTW Fall 2019, photographed in Paris on March 1, 2019.

Fashion Show Reviews

Nina Ricci RTW Fall 2019

Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh made a quietly confident debut as the house sets sail on a new course.

clock March 1, 2019Joelle Diderich

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Beauty Features

What to Watch: Focus on Fragrance

Beauty companies will continue homing in on newfangled ways to experience perfume.

clock January 3, 2019Jennifer Weil

Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh

Fashion Features

EXCLUSIVE: Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh Named Artistic Directors at Nina Ricci

José Manuel Albesa, Puig’s president of brands, markets and operations, discussed a revolution at Nina Ricci among other company-wide developments.

clock August 29, 2018Joelle Diderich and Jennifer Weil

Bastien Daguzan of Paco Rabanne


CEO Talks: Paco Rabanne’s Bastien Daguzan on Marrying Fragrance and Fashion

As the Space Age brand celebrates its 50th anniversary, the executive explains how its new One Rabanne policy will unify the two branches.

clock July 31, 2018Joelle Diderich

Prada Infusion de Rose

Beauty Features

European Beauty M&A Activity Heats Up

Rumors that Prada and Puig would end their fragrance and cosmetics partnership reached a crescendo.

clock July 25, 2018Jennifer Weil

Prada Infusion de Rose

Beauty Features

Prada and Puig Said Parting Ways

The Spanish group has held the license for the Italian fashion company’s fragrance and beauty business since 2003.

clock July 24, 2018Jennifer Weil

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Jean Paul Gaultier’s Perfume Party Sizzles in Paris

The brand hosted a cocktail to celebrate its new women’s scent, Scandal By Night, due out in September.

clock July 5, 2018Jennifer Weil

Marc Puig and Dries Van Noten in the designer's office in Antwerp.

Mergers and Acquisitions

What’s Next for Dries Van Noten?

Perfumes, e-commerce and homewares could be growth vectors for the Belgian brand just acquired by Puig.

clock June 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

Dries Van Noten RTW Fall 2018

Fashion Features

Dries Van Noten Acquired by Puig

The designer remains a significant minority shareholder.

clock June 14, 2018Jennifer Weil

José Manuel Albesa

Human Resources

Puig Promotes José Manuel Albesa to Newly Created Role

The executive, who joined the Spanish fragrance and fashion company in 1998, has been named president of brands, markets and operations.

clock April 16, 2018Joelle Diderich

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