HBW Insight is part of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By



This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Estee Lauder assumes Japanese distribution of Stila Cosmetics, effective Aug. 1. The brand, which Estee Lauder acquired in August 1999, will be distributed under a newly created subsidiary, Stila Cosmetics K.K., Lauder announces June 20. Stila had been sold in Japan since August 1998 via a joint venture with the Shiseido subsidiary Interact (1"The Rose Sheet" Aug. 9, 1999, p. 10). Interact launched Stila in Japan at Hankyu's flagship in Osaka, followed by a free-standing store in Tokyo a year later. Stila also is sold in the U.S., U.K., Canada, France, Australia and Hong Kong

You may also be interested in...

Estee Lauder Reaches For The Stars With Stila Purchase

Estee Lauder is gaining a piece of Hollywood with its acquisition of Los Angeles-based Stila Cosmetics. Founded by 35-year-old celebrity makeup artist Jeanine Lobell, the Stila brand consists of "stylish, wearable products" housed in environmentally conscious packaging. Terms of the Aug. 5 deal were not disclosed. The agreement is expected to close in August.

OCA Applauds Organic Board's Recommendation To USDA: "Outlaw Nanotech"

With a push from the Organic Consumers Association, the National Organic Standards Board is recommending that the use of nanotechnology be strictly prohibited from products certified under the National Organic Program

Beauty Claims Inch Closer To Pharma As Cosmeceutical Sector Expands

Though global market-size estimates differ, analysts at SupplySide West 2010 in Las Vegas agreed that cosmeceuticals remain a promising growth vehicle



Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts