Profile: Avon Products Inc (AVP.N)
12 Dec 2018
Avon Products, Inc., incorporated on January 27, 1916, is a manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company's segments include Europe, Middle East & Africa; South Latin America; North Latin America, and Asia Pacific. Its product categories are Beauty, and Fashion and Home. Beauty consists of skincare (which includes personal care), fragrance and color (cosmetics). Fashion and Home consists of fashion jewelry, watches, apparel, footwear, accessories, gift and decorative products, housewares, entertainment and leisure products, children's products and nutritional products. The Company's products include Anew Ultimate Supreme Advanced Performance Creme, Anew Vitale Visible Perfection Blurring Treatment, Big & Multiplied Volume Mascara, Avon True Perfectly Matte Lipstick, Avon Life for Him and for Her Fragrances, Far Away Infinity Fragrance and Avon Nutra Effects body collection with Active Seed Complex.
The Company primarily sells its products to the consumer through the direct-selling channel. During the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016, the Company had sales operations in 57 countries and territories, and distributed its products in 18 other countries and territories. In some markets, the Company uses decentralized branches, satellite stores and independent retail operations (beauty boutiques) to serve representatives and other customers. In the United Kingdom and certain other markets, it also utilizes e-commerce and markets its products through consumer Websites. The Company manufactures and packages its Beauty products. Its Fashion and Home products are purchased from various third-party suppliers.
Avon Products Inc
Chiswick Park, 566 Chiswick High
LONDON NY W4 5HR
Company Web Links
- UPDATE 1-Avon misses estimates as sales reps drop out
- Avon third-quarter profit surges on Brazil tax gain
- Brazil's Natura says it is not in talks with Avon over possible takeover
- UPDATE 2-Avon posts surprise loss as Brazil truck strike bites, shares fall
- Cosmetics maker Avon's quarterly sales drop 6 percent