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Can a New CEO Fill
Lands' End's Sails?

Lands' End has named Edgar Huber, former CEO of Juicy Couture, as its new chief executive. Will he be able to breathe new life into the 48-year-old brand?

Estee Lauder Raises Price of Beauty in China

As commodity prices continue to rise, Estee Lauder is hiking prices for its cosmetics in China. The move comes after competitor L'Oreal already raised its prices. But the increases are unlikely to make much difference to Chinese consumers or to Estee Lauder's cash flow.

Fashion Icon Request: Just Say 'No' to Knockoffs

A host of big name fashion luminaries have partnered with eBay to send a message about counterfeit goods to consumers via the "You Can't Fake Fashion" campaign: It's time to shake out the fakes and put our buying power behind original design.

Bills Before Beauty: Revlon Gets a Debt Makeover

Revlon's stock has been choppy lately, swinging 10% to 20% in either direction on small news items. But the cosmetics and beauty care products company has gotten its feet back under itself financially, and in Trefis' view, it's undervalued by the market. Here's why:

Avon Rises in German Trading on Reports of L'Oreal Bid

Avon Products Inc. (AVP) gained in trading on the Germany stock market after British newspaper The Daily Mail said L%u2019Oreal SA (LRLCY) may bid for the company. Avon%u2019s German-traded shares advanced 6.2% from the Oct. 11 closing price in New York to $35.22 at 12:59pm in Frankfurt, Bloomberg News said.

French Police Detain Four People Close to L'Oreal Heiress

French police detained four people close to L%u2019Oreal heiress Liliane Bettencourt in a scandal that has embarrassed the French government. Bettencourt%u2019s wealth manager, tax lawyer, property manager and a close friend were all detained in an investigation into alleged tax evasion and money laundering, Reuters reported. Bettencourt is France%u2019s richest woman.