Avondale is pleased to have supported negotiations and to announce the acquisition of The Vintage Cosmetic Company Limited and The Vintage Cosmetic Company LLC by Upper Canada UK, a wholly owned subsidiary of Upper Canada Soap, based in Canada.
Through the guidance and leadership of Craig Hubert and his team, the Vintage brand has delivered impressive growth in the UK, North American and Middle Eastern markets. Vintage has become a leading brand in the bath & beauty accessories category.
Over the last 50 years, Upper Canada has become a global leader in bath, beauty, wellness and gift products. With offices in Toronto, New York & London and retail partnerships spanning almost all markets across the world.
“The Vintage Cosmetic Company has been my passion for the past 12 years and it has been an incredible journey, with an amazing team that I truly thank – as without them, this would not have been possible. Creating products that consumers love and seeing the brand continuously grow and evolve to meet the market demands has been so fulfilling. I’m so happy to be handing something so dear to me over to an amazing company.”
Craig Hubert – The Vintage Cosmetic Company
“The acquisition of Vintage is a natural fit for Upper Canada. Our company’s vision is to lead the beauty and bath accessories market in design, function and branding and Vintage is an outstanding brand to add to our collection. The brand’s unique British flavour will ensure its on-going popularity with customers and the strength of Upper Canada’s resources will allow the Vintage brand to extend its reach into new categories and products.”
Stephen Flatt – President, Upper Canada Soap