Finance

Alibaba hit by COVID-19

Alibaba executive chairman and ceo Daniel Zhang said that for the first two weeks prior to the...
February 14, 2020

IFF sales up 29% in 2019

International Flavors & Fragrances’ (IFF) net sales rose 29% in 2019 to $5.1bn. The figure includes sales...
February 13, 2020

Alès Groupe sales up 3.2% in 2019

Skin and haircare company Alès Groupe reported a 3.2% sales increase to €209.5m in 2019. Growth was...
February 13, 2020

Brandless shuts down after two years

Direct-to-consumer goods company Brandless is to close. The company says that the “fiercely competitive direct-to-consumer market” has...
February 12, 2020

Interparfums sales up 6.4% in 2019

France-based Interparfums SA’s net sales rose 6.4% to €484.3m (+3.6% at constant exchange rates) in 2019, driven...
January 28, 2020

Givaudan sales up 5% in 2019

Swiss flavor and fragrance company Givaudan’s sales rose 5.8% like-for-like to CHF6.2bn ($6.39bn) for full-year 2019. Sales...
January 24, 2020

Beiersdorf sales up 4.1% in 2019

German group Beiersdorf’s preliminary organic sales for the full year 2019 were up 4.1% to €7.65bn. In...
January 16, 2020

Ilia Beauty gets Series B funding

US-based clean cosmetics brand Ilia Beauty has secured Series B funding led by investment company Sandbridge Capital...
January 10, 2020

The Hut Group raises £1bn

UK-based The Hut Group (THG) has raised £1bn ($1.3bn) through new and existing debt and equity investors....
December 17, 2019
8c2cc9d86302ee84ad7c52338fd6306dyyyyyyyyyyy