Unilever saw volume growth in all divisions with its prestige business up more than 6 percent in the first six months.
Unilever recently acquired a majority stake in Equilibra, which has a significant supplements business in Italy.
Consumers are demanding radical transparency and one-on-one connections with brands.
This is a new role at Coty Inc. and a new appointment to the executive committee.
Natural and organic baby brands are driving growth in the baby category.
Unilever’s Molly Landman, La Mer’s Ada Lien and Urban Decay’s Sophie Lilley are working to maintain brands with indie mind-sets within their corporate organizations.
The Anglo-Dutch giant has organized its offer into three categories: Beauty & Personal Care, Home Care and Foods & Refreshment.
The brow brand is expected to fetch a valuation of $2.5 billion to $3 billion or more.
The Stain-Less, Waste-Less installation is composed of more than 1,500 pounds of recycled clothing.
The terms of the deal, a Series A round of funding for Gallinée, were not disclosed.
Shigemasa is planning for an increased focus on digital at the business.