About Estée Lauder Companies

Our journey began here...

1946

Estee Lauder started her cosmetic journey with the launch of four products.


1946

1948

Estee Lauder opens its first counter in a New York department store.


1948

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1958

Estee Lauder’s son, Leonard Lauder joins the family business.


1958

1960

Estee Lauder’s first international account opens in England.


1960

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1963

Estee Lauder Companies comes to New Zealand.


1963

1968

Clinique Laboratories Inc. is founded. Based on the concept of products that allergy free and 100% fragrance free.


1968

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1985

Estee Lauder publishes her first book. Estee: A Success Story. Estee Lauder Companies surpasses $1 Billion in sales.


1985

1994

Estee Lauder Companies acquires a major interest in M.A.C cosmetics


1994

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1995

Estee Lauder retires from the company. Estee Lauder Companies acquires the Bobbi Brown brand.


1995

1997

Estee Lauder Companies acquires a majority interest in Aveda.


1997

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1998

Estee Lauder Companies acquires the remaining interest in M.A.C Cosmetics.


1998

1999

Estee Lauder Companies acquires Jo Malone.


1999

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