Profile: Avon Products Inc (AVP.N)
20 Dec 2013
Avon Products, Inc. (Avon), incorporated on January 27, 1916, is a manufacturer and marketer of beauty and related products. The Company’s product categories are Beauty, Fashion and Home. Beauty consists of color cosmetics, fragrances, skin care and personal care. Fashion consists of fashion jewelry, watches, apparel, footwear, accessories and children’s products. Home consists of gift and decorative products, housewares, entertainment and leisure products, children’s products and nutritional products. Its business is conducted globally in one channel, direct selling. The Company's segments are based on geographic operations and include commercial business units in Latin America; Europe, Middle East & Africa; North America, and Asia Pacific. It has centralized operations for Global Brand Marketing, Global Sales and also has regional operations for marketing, sales, and supply chain. The Company has sales operations in 64 countries, including United States. In addition to these countries and territories, its products are distributed in 43 other countries and territories.
The Company manufactures and packages almost all of its Beauty products. Almost all of its Fashion and Home products are purchased from various suppliers. During the year ended December 31, 2011, its Beauty products accounted 72%, Fashion products accounted 18% and Home products accounted 10% of net sales respectively.
Avon Products Inc
777 Third Avenue
NEW YORK NY 10017-1307
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