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Japonesque Acquired by San Francisco Equity Partners

San Francisco Equity Partners, a private-equity firm exclusively focused on expansion-stage companies in the consumer industry, has acquired a majority stake in beauty company Japonesque.

SFEP is partnering with current Japonesque owner, president and CEO Karen McKay—an industry leader in the beauty tools category—to capitalize on the extraordinary momentum in the business.

Fisk Industries Acquires Zuri Cosmetics

Fisk Industries and Zuri Cosmetics

Fisk Industries has acquired Zuri Cosmetics, an international brand that has provided cosmetics to women of color for more than 30 years.

Fisk intends to increase Zuri Cosmetics' distribution in beauty supplies and build its presence worldwide.

Fisk has provided beauty products internationally for about 40 years. Its brands include Cover Your Gray and Daggett & Ramsdell.

[Image: Courtesy of Fisk Industries]