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This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Completes acquisition of Matrix Essentials, which manufactures professional hair care and beauty products sold only in salons. Solon, OH-based Matrix Essentials, which has worldwide sales of more than $200 mil., becomes an independent subsidiary of BMS headed by Michael DeGennaro, formerly BMS VP, corporate development. Matrix founder Sydell Miller will remain as chairman. With the acquisition, BMS gains the VaVoom!, Matrix Essentials and Systeme Biolage professional hair care brands, as well as color cosmetics under the Matrix brand ("The Rose Sheet" June 20, p. 1)



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