Edgewell Personal Care, a US-based manufacturer of shave, sun, skin and feminine care products, has announced an agreement to acquire Jack Black, a luxury male grooming company.
Founded in Dallas, TX in 2000, Jack Black is described as the number one brand in the US men’s prestige skincare market and offers a product range spanning skincare, body care, shaving, hair care, fine fragrance, razors, and gift sets.
Commenting on the deal, Edgewell Personal Care Chief Operating Officer Colin Hutchison said: “The Jack Black brand is a strong and complementary addition to Edgewell’s portfolio based on its unique brand positioning, prestige channel footprint, and product assortment. This acquisition creates opportunities to expand our personal care portfolio in growing categories in the U.S. and globally, while nurturing the strong brand equity that the Jack Black founders have developed”.
Terms of the transaction were not disclosed.
Source: Edgewell Personal Care (via PR Newswire)