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  • PARIS, March 20- French luxury goods company LVMH has agreed to buy a majority stake in French independent perfume house Maison Francis Kurkdjian as it expands in fast-growing niche luxury fragrances. LVMH did not disclose financial terms of the deal with Maison Francis Kurkdjian, which was founded in 2009 by perfumer Francis Kurkdjian and its Chief...

  • PARIS, March 20- French luxury group LVMH has agreed to buy a majority stake in French independent perfume house Maison Francis Kurkdjian as it expands in fast-growing niche luxury fragrances. LVMH did not disclose financial terms of the deal with Maison Francis Kurkdjian, which was created in 2009 by perfumer Francis Kurkdjian and its chief executive...

  • People shop at Macy's department store in New York.

    Jeff Gennette told investors that Macy's was running five tests that could eventually be rolled out to the entire chain.

  • NEW YORK, March 9- OPI's nail polish is ubiquitous around the world, but the beauty products company had humble beginnings as a dental supply operation in the 1980 s. She grew up in communist Hungary before coming to the United States as a teenager and starting in business. Odontorium Products Inc became OPI in 1989 when Weiss-Fischmann noticed that the chemistry...

  • NEW YORK, March 9- OPI's nail polish is ubiquitous around the world, but the beauty products company had humble beginnings as a dental supply operation in the 1980 s. She grew up in communist Hungary before coming to the United States as a teenager and starting in business. Odontorium Products Inc became OPI in 1989 when Weiss-Fischmann noticed that the chemistry...

  • NEW YORK, March 9- OPI's nail polish is ubiquitous around the world, but the beauty products company had humble beginnings as a dental supply operation in the 1980 s. She grew up in communist Hungary before coming to the United States as a teenager and starting in business. Odontorium Products Inc became OPI in 1989 when Weiss-Fischmann noticed that the chemistry...

  • NEW YORK, March 9- OPI's nail polish is ubiquitous around the world, but the beauty products company had humble beginnings as a dental supply operation in the 1980 s. She grew up in communist Hungary before coming to the United States as a teenager and starting in business. Odontorium Products Inc became OPI in 1989 when Weiss-Fischmann noticed that the chemistry...

  • JOHANNESBURG, Feb 16- South African retailer Woolworths Holdings aims to double its share of the country's beauty products market in three years, its chief executive said, as the group reported a drop in half-year profit. Woolworths, an upmarket retailer which sells mostly clothing and food in South Africa, has only a 3 percent market share in cosmetics but its...

  • This bed stops babies from crying

    The babocush allows babies to rest in a semi-upright position with their airways open.

  • FRANKFURT, Feb 8- Adyen, one of Europe's biggest fintech companies, reported an 80 percent jump in 2016 payment transaction volumes to $90 billion powered by some of the world's biggest online players and expansion in Asia and the Americas. More than 1,400 stores in Europe and the United States now use its point-of-sale systems, with clients including fashion...

  • PARIS, Jan 23- French cosmetics giant L'Oreal said on Monday it had chosen to invest in five tech start-up firms in the beauty products sector along with partner Founders Factory, as L'Oreal steps up its ventures in this area. In 2012, L'Oreal set up an internal start-up unit in Silicon Valley and in May last year it invested in Founders Factory, a digital incubator,...

  • Hollywood's 'brandfather' forms new venture

    Rohan Oza, CAVU Ventures co-founder talks about his branding strategy and why his products are disrupting the food industry.

  • Jan 10- U.S. stock index futures were little changed on Tuesday as investors wait for the quarterly corporate earnings season, with Wall Street at record levels. *Wall Street has been on a record-breaking surge since the Nov. 8 election of Trump, who has pledged tax cuts, lighter regulation and fiscal stimulus. JPMorgan, Bank of America and Wells Fargo reporting...

  • e.l.f Beauty,,, low cost cosmetics for people who love makeup: CEO

    CNBC's Sara Eisen talks to e.l.f. Beauty CEO Tarang Amin about growing the company's beauty brand and how tax reform will likely impact his business.

  • This is the biggest time of year for us for gifting: Beauchamp

    Katia Beauchamp, Birchbox Co-Founder, weighs in on mobile sales and beauty trends.

  • FRANKFURT, Nov 18- U.S. packaging group Westrock has put a unit making soap dispensers and perfume sprayers up for sale in a potential $1 billion deal, as it seeks to streamline its portfolio after a recent merger, three people close to the matter said. The Westrock unit- dubbed a home, health and beauty business- posted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation...

  • The company's stock fell as much as 15.6 percent to $18.48 on Wednesday, a day after the U.S election, its lowest level since January last year. "People are not necessarily fully focused on the business... they are in transition... helping out on the integration of the business so those have caused distractions and caused us to lose momentum in the business," Coty...

  • Recent change in management teams at the company's headquarters, regions and countries, have contributed to a decline in Coty's stand-alone revenue and profit in the first quarter, Chairman Bart Becht said. In the year-earlier quarter, the company reported a net income of $125.7 million, or 34 cents per share. Net revenue fell to $1.08 billion from $1.11 billion.

  • Nov 9- Beauty products maker Coty Inc's quarterly revenue fell 3 percent, due to a slump in demand across its businesses, including fragrances and color cosmetics. In the year-earlier quarter, the company reported a net income of $125.7 million, or 34 cents per share. Net revenue fell to $1.08 billion from $1.11 billion.

  • Victoria's Secret may face a branding problem

    As more women go for a more 'natural' and attainable look, the brand risks losing its dominance in intimate apparel.