June 8, 2015

Beauty brand Coty has added Paul Michaels, former global president of Mars to its board of directors.

April 2, 2015

Coty has completed its acquisition of the Bourjois cosmetics brand from Chanel.

March 4, 2015

The pressure on mass market fragrances has yet to ease due in part to declining sales of celebrity fragrances and a reduction in fragrance innovation. And men’s fragrance is no exception.

February 9, 2015

Coty has signed an agreement with actor Scott Eastwood to be the new face of the Davidoff Cool Water fragrance advertising campaign starting worldwide in summer 2015.

October 7, 2014

Coty and Chanel announced that Coty has submitted a binding offer to acquire the Bourjois cosmetics brand from Chanel for 15 million Class A Coty shares. Chanel has agreed to enter into exclusive negotiations.

September 29, 2014

Coty announced on Monday that CEO Michele Scannavini has stepped down from his role at the company and resigned from Coty's board for personal reasons.

May 14, 2014

Coty announced on Wednesday that its third-quarter net revenues returned to growth, with increases in fragrances and skin and body care during the quarter.

May 9, 2014

Beauty company Coty has announced that Georgia May Jagger — supermodel and face of both Coty's color cosmetics brand, Rimmel, and fragrance brand Just Cavalli — has accepted an appointment as the first Coty global ambassador in the fight against blood cancer.

March 24, 2014

OPI Products, a subsidiary of Coty, has collaborated with Coca-Cola to create a line of OPI nail lacquers inspired by several of the company’s most recognized brands, including Coca-Cola, Diet Coke, Coke Zero, Cherry Coke, Vanilla Coke, Sprite and Fanta.

January 27, 2014

Coty has partnered with singer and songwriter Enrique Iglesias to develop his own line of signature fragrances.

January 6, 2014

Global beauty company Coty has entered into an agreement to acquire Lena White, the largest international distributor of OPI, which is one of Coty's power brands.

December 4, 2013

Global beauty company Coty has appointed Patrice de Talhouet as CFO, effective early 2014.

November 8, 2013

Beauty company Coty has announced the formation of a new, wholly owned subsidiary in South Africa in order to direct, manage and fully operate all of its South African business as well as its business in 13 other African countries.

November 7, 2013

Coty posted a decline in net revenues during the first quarter, driven by a slowdown in the mass nail and fragrance markets, and consequently reduced low orders and trade destocking particularly in the U.S. mass channel.

October 30, 2013

Coty and Prada Group have formed an exclusive partnership to create, develop, and distribute a signature line of fragrances under the Miu Miu name.

June 13, 2013

Coty announced on Thursday the pricing of its initial public offering of 57.1 million shares of its Class A common stock at a price of $17.50 per share.

June 11, 2013

Coty has appointed longtime company executive Catherine Walsh to fill the newly created position of SVP corporate communications.

May 22, 2013

Coty has announced that it will form a joint venture in Brazil with Brazilian cosmetics distributor Frajo Internacional to distribute and market Coty mass/masstige brands in the retail channel.

January 7, 2013

Bernd Beetz, former CEO of Coty, has been appointed to the board of directors of Archetypes, a personal lifestyle company that was founded on the philosophy of archetypes.

September 19, 2012

Beauty company Coty has appointed Jean Mortier as president of its Prestige business, effective immediately.

August 17, 2012

At-home gel manicure system Red Carpet Manicure has unveiled new limited-edition nail art kits, which hit Ulta Beauty stores this summer and will launch nationally in the fall.

June 29, 2012

Coty has filed to raise as much as $700 million in an initial public offering.

May 18, 2012

Coty announced on Friday the unveiling of its new corporate website, which modernizes the company's digital presence and is designed to reflect Coty's innovative "Faster. Further. Freer." corporate culture.

May 15, 2012

Just days after Coty upped its proposal for Avon, the former has decided to withdraw its offer, citing Avon’s “delay and unwillingness to engage in discussions.”