Symrise, has received the U.S. Department of Agriculture Organic Certification. The German company know that they can rely on rapidly commercialising freshly labeled ‘organic’ perfumes, especially as the organic market in America is growing fast.
A difficult global economic climate, unfavourable exchange rates, a change of ownership in Spain… Interparfums has not been disturbed by tempestuous circumstances in 2008. Its turnover has grown by 14% to €276.4 million.
Beauty products retailer Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance Inc posted a fourth-quarter profit that beat market expectations as it avoided discounting during the holiday season, but forecast first-quarter results below market estimates.
Hungary's competition watchdog GVH has fined cosmetics maker L'Oreal's Hungarian unit 150 million forints ($636,800) for misleading customers about its products, GVH said in a statement late on Monday March 16.
Italian jeweller Bulgari SpA said 2008 profit fell 45 percent to 82.9 million euros ($105.8 million), with the economic downturn hitting results. Bulgari said in a statement on Wednesday March 11 it would propose a dividend of 0.
Avon Products Inc (AVP.N) said on Thursday that it expected to save more than it had previously anticipated from its original restructuring, and unveiled a new plan to improve profits and fund its growth.