Home
Global Supplier Directory
APPLIANCE Engineer
Supplier Solutions
APPLIANCE Line
Whitepaper Library
Calendar of Events
Association Locator
Contents Pages
Market Research
Subscription Center


 
Daily News

Remington/Spectrum Brands: Distributing, Not Acquiring, King of Shaves
Aug 30, 2011
 Printable format
 Email this Article
 Search

Spectrum Brands Holdings, Inc., in responding to weekend press reports, said it has not offered to acquire UK personal care products maker King of Shaves Company Ltd.

In November 2010 Spectrum Brands signed a multi-year agreement with King of Shaves, under which Spectrum’s Remington division will distribute King of Shaves products in the United States, Canada, and Mexico.

Spectrum reiterated that it has a distribution-only agreement with King of Shaves and said it looks forward to entering the large and growing U.S. market for men’s wet shaving. The Remington division this fall is launching its Remington King of Shaves Azor 5 line of 5-blade razors, disposable cartridges and shaving gels in the U.S. Remington also will distribute the King of Shaves branded men’s grooming products.

The U.S. men’s wet shave market, including handles, cartridges and disposable razors, is estimated at nearly $2 billion in annual retail sales, and growing at a compound annual rate of approximately 4 percent.

Back to Daily News

 

Daily News

...........................................................

Apr 23, 2014: Bosch Home Appliances Garners EPA Energy Star Partner of the Year - Sustained Excellence Award

Apr 23, 2014: AO Smith Develops Ultra-Low NOx, Compact Commercial Water Heater for California

Apr 23, 2014: Dacor Launches First North American Cooktop with Touch Control

Apr 23, 2014: Existing-Home Sales Show Slight March Decrease

Apr 23, 2014: CEA: Consumer Sentiment Down in April

More Daily News>>

RSS Feeds
.........................................................
Appliance Industry
Market Research

...........................................................

March 2014: Market Research - 62nd Annual U.S. Appliance Industry Forecast
February 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: December 2013
January 2014: Market Research - Appliance Historical Statistical Review: 1954-2012
January 2014: Appliance Magazine Market Insight: November 2013




 
Contact Us | About Us | Subscriptions | Advertising | Home
UBM Canon © 2014  

Please visit these other UBM Canon sites

UBM Canon Corporate | Design News | Test & Measurement World | Packaging Digest | EDN | Qmed | Pharmalive | Plastics Today | Powder Bulk Solids | Canon Trade Shows