The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.
Industry Group: Household Products
Country/Region: United States of America
Estee Lauder is the world leader in the global prestige beauty market, participating across skincare (56% of fiscal 2022 sales), makeup (26%), fragrance (14%), and haircare (4%) categories, with popular brands such as Estee Lauder, Tom Ford, Clinique, MAC, La Mer, Jo Malone, Aveda, Bobbi Brown, Too Faced, Origins, Dr. Jart+, and The Ordinary. The firm operates in 150 countries, with 26% of fiscal 2022 revenue stemming from the Americas, 43% from Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and 31% from Asia-Pacific. The company sells its products through department stores, travel retail, multibrand specialty beauty stores, brand-dedicated freestanding stores, e-commerce, salons/spas, and perfumeries.
ESG Risk Rating
Industry Group (1st = lowest risk)
Household Products 31 out of 102
Global Universe 8174 out of 15518
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|The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.||
|31 out of 102|
|49 out of 102|
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The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.'s Exposure is Medium
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The Estée Lauder Companies, Inc.'s Management of ESG Material Risk is Strong
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