Profile: Avon Products Inc (AVP.N)
22 Feb 2017
Avon Products, Inc., incorporated on January 27, 1916, is a manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company's 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 segments are based on geographic operations and include commercial business units in Latin America; Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific. The Company's business is conducted primarily in one channel, direct selling.
The Company has sales operations in approximately 60 countries and territories, and distributes its products in over 15 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 the majority of its Beauty products. Most of its Fashion and Home products are purchased from various third-party suppliers. Its products include Anew Clinical Overnight Hydration Mask, Anew Power Serum, Ultra Color Indulgence Lip Color, SuperExtend Winged Out Mascara, Big & False Lash Volume Mascara, Outspoken Party! by Fergie Fragrance and Avon Attraction for Him and for Her Fragrances.
Avon Products Inc
601 Midland Ave
RYE NY 10580-4000