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Unilever launches “United We Stand” campaign

Unilever launches “United We Stand” campaign

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — This year, Unilever is sponsoring 2019 WorldPride in New York City, which marks the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and WorldPride, to celebrate the progress made by the LGBTQIA+ community. However, a number of issues still affect the community at large including the representation of trans people and people of

Suave teams with 5,000 women to launch new Suave Professionals for Natural Hair

Suave teams with 5,000 women to launch new Suave Professionals for Natural Hair

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Suave has created Suave Professionals for Natural Hair with the help of 5,000 women with diverse natural hair types, styles and lifestyles. The range provides women with natural hair quality products that allow them to experiment without breaking the bank. The insight for developing Suave Professionals for Natural Hair was rooted in

Dove Men+Care launches The Pledge for Paternity Leave

Dove Men+Care launches The Pledge for Paternity Leave

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Today, less than 1 in 5 men in the U.S. are offered any paid paternity leave by their employer. Dove Men+Care launched Tuesday the next phase of the brand’s social mission that champions paternity leave for dads everywhere, and invites everyone to show their support for every dad’s right to paid leave

New beauty aisles at CVS reflect transparency

New beauty aisles at CVS reflect transparency

WOONSOCKET, R.I. — CVS Pharmacy, the retail division of CVS Health, announced significant progress toward the goal of full transparency for all of its beauty imagery by the end of 2020 and its efforts to create new industry standards for post-production alterations of beauty imagery. Just one year after the Company made the commitment to create

Unilever launches second U.S. home care brand

Unilever launches second U.S. home care brand

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Unilever on Tuesday unveiled its second plant-based home care brand in the U.S.,  Love Home and Planet. Designed around sustainability and building on the success of the company’s Love Beauty and Planet, which was launched a year ago, Love Home and Planet also promises uncompromised efficacy and  sensorial appeal. With packaging

Unilever announces effort to provide hygiene services for the homeless

Unilever announces effort to provide hygiene services for the homeless

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Unilever today announced “The Right to Dignity”, a social mission and commitment to improving the health and well-being of people living on the streets. Unilever is partnering with mobile shower organizations across the country to help provide reliable, safe and free access to showers and other basic hygiene needs, services often unrecognized

Unilever’s Paul Polman to retire; Alan Jope named successor

Unilever’s Paul Polman to retire; Alan Jope named successor

LONDON — Unilever has announced that chief executive officer Paul Polman has decided to retire from the company. Alan Jope, currently president, beauty and personal care, has been appointed to the position, effective  January 1, 2019, with Polman supporting the transition process during the first half of the year. Paul Polman has been Unilever CEO

Vaseline unveils Clinical Care, the next generation of skin healing

Vaseline unveils Clinical Care, the next generation of skin healing

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. — Vaseline, which has been treating consumer’s skin for nearly 150 years, is introducing the next generation of healing with new Vaseline Clinical Care, a breakthrough line of dermatologist-tested hypoallergenic body products aimed to rescue hard-to-heal dry skin. While other lotions only temporarily relieve surface hydration, the innovative Clinical Care lotions deeply strengthen

Dove and Dunkin’ celebrate women on National Coffee Day

Dove and Dunkin’ celebrate women on National Coffee Day

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J. – The pairing of coffee and dry shampoo is the ultimate life hack women everywhere are embracing to help them get through their hectic mornings and busy days, all while rocking beautiful, instantly refreshed hair. To celebrate ladies who are running on coffee and dry shampoo and to let others in on the

New Voices Fund rolls out during 2018 Essence Festival

New Voices Fund rolls out during 2018 Essence Festival

NEW YORK – The $100 million New Voices Fund, the next-generation fund set up to make private equity investments in businesses owned and/or managed by women of color, officially launched today at the 2018 Essence Festival in New Orleans. The New Voices Fund will provide women of color entrepreneurs with the access, capital and expertise

Dove Men+Care champions paternity leave for dads

Dove Men+Care champions paternity leave for dads

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J — This Father’s Day, Dove Men+Care is launching a global campaign to champion paternity leave for dads. The brand is aiming to challenge stereotypes around men as caregivers and spark a cultural movement around paid paternity leave by: Driving awareness around the issue through a council of advisors, partners and experts, coupled

Essence Ventures acquires Essence Magazine

Essence Ventures acquires Essence Magazine

AMITYVILLE, N.Y. — Essence Ventures LLC, a new company formed by Richelieu Dennis, founder haircare and skin-care company Sundial Brands, is buying  the multi-platform media company Essence Communications Inc. from Time Inc. which includes Essence magazine.  Essence president Michelle Ebanks will continue to run the company and will also join its board of directors. In addition, the

Unilever unveils Love Beauty and Planet brand

Unilever unveils Love Beauty and Planet brand

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J — Unilever has launched Love Beauty and Planet, a hair and skin care brand focused on eco-friendliness and sustainability, ranging from ingredients and formulas to product packaging, value chain and social partnerships. Love Beauty and Planet includes  shampoos, conditioners, stylers, body washes, and hair and body treatments in six collections, each infused with signature

Unilever agrees to purchase Sundial Brands

Unilever agrees to purchase Sundial Brands

ENGLEWOOD CLIFFS, N.J.— Unilever has announced an agreement to acquire Sundial Brands, a leading haircare and skincare company recognized for its innovative use of high-quality and culturally authentic ingredients. Sundial’s brands include SheaMoisture, Nubian Heritage, Madam C.J. Walker and nyakio. Since its founding in 1991, Sundial has championed inclusive beauty and has served the unmet