HCT Group to merge with KDC/ONE

Formulation, filling and manufacturing company HCT Group is to merge with Quebec-based formulator and manufacturer Knowlton Development...
December 17, 2019

Henkel to acquire DevaCurl

German company Henkel is to acquire premium professional haircare brand DevaCurl in a bid to strengthen its...
November 12, 2019

Shiseido to acquire Drunk Elephant

Japanese group Shiseido is to acquire US-based clean skincare brand Drunk Elephant for $845m. Drunk Elephant’ was...
October 8, 2019

Sofina takes minority stake in Nuxe

Belgian holding company Sofina has acquired a 45.13% stake in French cosmetics group Nuxe. The shares were...
September 26, 2019

Henkel invests in digital start-ups

German company Henkel has invested in two digital beauty start-ups: Purish and youtiful. Purish, founded in Berlin...
August 22, 2019