The Estee Lauder Companies, Inc.
The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. (Estee Lauder) is one of the leading manufacturers and marketers of skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products in the world. The company markets its products under various brands in 140 countries and territories. It also holds the global license for fragrances and cosmetics which are sold under the Tommy Hilfiger, Kiton, Donna Karan, Michael Kors, Sean John, Missoni, Daisy Fuentes, Tom Ford and Mustang brands. Estee Lauder has 14 manufacturing facilities in six countries. It operates in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, America and Asia Pacific regions with business offices located in 43 countries. The company is headquartered in New York, the US.The company reported revenues of (U.S. Dollars) USD 7,323.80 million during the fiscal year ended June 2009, a decrease of 7.42% from 2008. The operating profit of the company was USD 418.40 million during the fiscal year 2009, a decrease of 48.39% from 2008. The net profit of the company was USD 218.40 million during the fiscal year 2009, a decrease of 53.90% from 2008.