Sales for the fiscal year 2017 at Lauder reached $11.8 billion. Sales of beauty products online were up 33% across the board, with the makeup category alone showing 7% growth to $5 billion. Gains were linked to the success of global e-commerce, especially in China, where all of the company’s 29 brands posted double-digit growth in online sales.
Beauty Sales at Unilever, which continues to boost its Prestige portfolio topped $21 billion.
Stay tuned to Beauty Packaging’s report on the Top 20 Global Beauty Companies in the October/November issue and online at beautypackaging.com. See last year’s report here.