QUOTE AND NEWS
Channel News Asia  Jun 27  Comment 
French beauty products giant L'Oreal said Tuesday it has a signed a contract to sell The Body Shop, which it has owned for over a decade, to Brazil's Natura Cosmeticos for one billion euros ($1.1 billion).
Clusterstock  Jun 26  Comment 
Nestle's stock price is getting a huge boost from an activist hedge fund. Daniel Loeb, famous for being a successful activist investor in companies like Yahoo and Sony, has set his sights on the consumer conglomerate Nestle. Loeb's hedge...
BBC News  Jun 9  Comment 
L'Oreal starts exclusive talks with Brazilian make-up firm Natura over the sale of the Body Shop.
Channel News Asia  Jun 3  Comment 
European private equity firm Investindustrial has invited the investment vehicle of Alibaba's founder Jack Ma to submit a joint bid of more than 800 million euros (US$900 million) for L'Oreal's The Body Shop, sources say.
Channel News Asia  Jun 2  Comment 
European private equity firm Investindustrial has invited the investment vehicle of Alibaba's founder Jack Ma to submit a joint bid of more than 800 million euros (US$900 million) for L'Oreal's The Body Shop, sources familiar with the matter said...
DailyFinance  May 25  Comment 
Filed under: Entertainment, Celebrity, Celebrity Style One confident mama! Irina Shayk is loving her post-baby body. The 31-year-old supermodel dazzled yet again in Cannes, France, on Wednesday night. RELATED: Irina Shayk Looks Incredible at...
Yahoo  Apr 6  Comment 
Nestle's (NESN.S) outgoing chairman said on Thursday he could not predict what Nestle would do with its 23 percent stake in French cosmetics group L'Oreal (OREP.PA) after the termination of an agreement between the Swiss food company and the...
The Times of India  Mar 22  Comment 
L'OREAL-BODY SHOP/LOANS:LPC-L’Oreal targets direct lenders to fund Body Shop sale




 
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L'Oreal is the world's largest producer of beauty and personal care products (e.g. perfume, makeup, shampoo).


Business Outline

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Trends and Forces

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Older Women and Men Will Drive Cosmetics Demand

Traditionally women aged 15-30 formed the consumption base for cosmetics companies. Since 2001 7 million new men consumers entered the cosmetics market. This growth is shown in the accompanying table. Men are beginning to purchase facial skincare products.


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Emerging Market Growth Will Increase Global Disposable Income

As emerging markets in Asia, Africa, and South America grow, income growth will spur consumption. This presents an opportunity for consumer product companies like L'Oreal. Each year 60 million new consumers achieve an income level that allows them to buy more sophisticated cosmetics products.[6] This demand growth will be seen in both the middle and high income segments of the consumer population as seen in the table.

Competition


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References

  1. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Consolidated Financial Results, pg. 20
  2. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Market Trends, pg. 31
  3. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Market Trends, pg. 31
  4. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Market Trends, pg. 31
  5. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Market Trends, pg. 31
  6. LRLCY 2007 Annual Report, Market Trends, pg. 31
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