Eurazeo announced on Thursday its acquisition of a majority stake in American company Nest Fragrances from Tengram Capital Partners, in partnership with its founder and executive president Laura Slatkin.
German ecommerce investor Rocket Internet pushed back its goal of turning a profit at some of its leading start-ups, as its chief executive faced calls on Thursday to return more cash to shareholders or even go private.
Unilever Chief Executive Paul Polman on Thursday defended his balancing of growth and margin, weighing in passionately after a weak third quarter on a debate sparked by this year’s unwanted approach from Kraft-Heinz.
Soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo muscled his way into Instagram’s top-followed ranks this year as he documented his career and growing family, but pop star Selena Gomez still reigned supreme on the social media platform.
Skincare staple Palmer's is hoping it can extend the sheet mask trend and its top-selling ‘Coconut Oil Formula' line to the body care category with the first ‘body firming sheet mask' to launch in the US.
Cambodian garment makers on Friday urged international buyers not to turn away from the country after the main opposition party was dissolved last month, prompting the EU to discuss its trade preferences with Cambodia.
Sports apparel seller Billabong International Ltd confirmed on Friday it has received an indicative takeover proposal from Boardriders Inc, which values the company at about A$198 million ($150 million).
Beauty specialty retailer Ulta Beauty reported on Thursday another positive third quarter that included a net income increase of 19.5 percent to $104.6 million despite its core makeup category slowing down.