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December 11, 1996 | JILL LEOVY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Hoping to capitalize on the critical need for movie production facilities in Southern California, a developer has announced plans to convert an old shampoo factory here into a state-of-the-art Hollywood-style studio. Robert E. Selan, 42, an apartment and condominium developer, bought the 12-acre Redken Laboratories site last spring, planning to use it for a family sports center. But instead, he was persuaded that the massive former factory "is perfectly suited for filming," he said.
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BUSINESS
October 26, 1989 | PATRICE APODACA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There seems to be something about the grandeur of glaciers that makes entrepreneurs think big. In the late 1970s, a Saudi Arabian prince proposed hauling glaciers and icebergs to drought-ravaged countries in the Middle East. Nothing happened with that idea. More recently a couple of companies have begun bottling and selling melted glacier water, touting the freshness and purity of the water to the Perrier generation.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 11, 1996 | JILL LEOVY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Hoping to capitalize on the critical need for movie production facilities in Southern California, a developer has announced plans to convert an old shampoo factory in Canoga Park into a state-of-the-art Hollywood style studio. Robert E. Selan, 42, an apartment and condominium developer, bought the 12-acre Redken Laboratories site last spring, planning to use it for a family sports center.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 11, 1996 | JILL LEOVY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Hoping to capitalize on the critical need for movie production facilities in Southern California, a developer has announced plans to convert an old shampoo factory in Canoga Park into a state-of-the-art Hollywood style studio. Robert E. Selan, 42, an apartment and condominium developer, bought the 12-acre Redken Laboratories site last spring, planning to use it for a family sports center.
BUSINESS
June 28, 1994
Styles on Video, the Canoga Park maker of beauty salon imaging systems, said it has signed an agreement with Redken Inc. to provide equipment and services to Redken's 8,000 salons nationwide. The company declined to state the value of the yearly contract, which allows Redken exclusive use of a new Styles on Video interactive software and video system.
BUSINESS
June 25, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Redken Laboratories Purchased: L'Oreal, the world's largest cosmetics group, said its exclusive U.S. distributor, Cosmair Inc., bought the Canoga Park-based hair care company for an undisclosed amount. Cosmair is controlled by Swiss food group Nestle and L'Oreal's founders, the Bettencourt family. Cosmair's line includes such L'Oreal products as Lancome, Ralph Lauren, Armani and Paloma Picasso fragrances and beauty creams.
BUSINESS
June 7, 1988 | JAMES F. PELTZ, Times Staff Writer
Securities regulators said Monday that they are reviewing a burst of trading in Redken Laboratories' stock the day before Redken's founder announced plans to convert the Canoga Park-based company to private ownership for about $48 million. On May 25, the day before the announcement, the stock climbed $2.75 a share to $27, and 84,400 shares changed hands--10 times the stock's average daily volume. The National Assn.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
December 11, 1996 | JILL LEOVY, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
Hoping to capitalize on the critical need for movie production facilities in Southern California, a developer has announced plans to convert an old shampoo factory here into a state-of-the-art Hollywood-style studio. Robert E. Selan, 42, an apartment and condominium developer, bought the 12-acre Redken Laboratories site last spring, planning to use it for a family sports center. But instead, he was persuaded that the massive former factory "is perfectly suited for filming," he said.
BUSINESS
June 28, 1994
Styles on Video, the Canoga Park maker of beauty salon imaging systems, said it has signed an agreement with Redken Inc. to provide equipment and services to Redken's 8,000 salons nationwide. The company declined to state the value of the yearly contract, which allows Redken exclusive use of a new Styles on Video interactive software and video system.
BUSINESS
September 21, 1993
Redken Laboratories, a longtime Canoga Park maker of beauty products, said it will relocate its manufacturing and distribution facilities to Kentucky, displacing about 250 people who work in Canoga Park. Redken's parent company, Cosmair Inc. in New York, said the plant in Florence, Ky., is new and would enable Redken to produce its products more cheaply. Redken's facilities in Canoga Park are about 30 years old.
BUSINESS
June 25, 1993 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Redken Laboratories Purchased: L'Oreal, the world's largest cosmetics group, said its exclusive U.S. distributor, Cosmair Inc., bought the Canoga Park-based hair care company for an undisclosed amount. Cosmair is controlled by Swiss food group Nestle and L'Oreal's founders, the Bettencourt family. Cosmair's line includes such L'Oreal products as Lancome, Ralph Lauren, Armani and Paloma Picasso fragrances and beauty creams.
BUSINESS
October 26, 1989 | PATRICE APODACA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There seems to be something about the grandeur of glaciers that makes entrepreneurs think big. In the late 1970s, a Saudi Arabian prince proposed hauling glaciers and icebergs to drought-ravaged countries in the Middle East. Nothing happened with that idea. More recently a couple of companies have begun bottling and selling melted glacier water, touting the freshness and purity of the water to the Perrier generation.
BUSINESS
June 7, 1988 | JAMES F. PELTZ, Times Staff Writer
Securities regulators said Monday that they are reviewing a burst of trading in Redken Laboratories' stock the day before Redken's founder announced plans to convert the Canoga Park-based company to private ownership for about $48 million. On May 25, the day before the announcement, the stock climbed $2.75 a share to $27, and 84,400 shares changed hands--10 times the stock's average daily volume. The National Assn.
BUSINESS
September 21, 1993
Redken Laboratories, a longtime Canoga Park maker of beauty products, said it will relocate its manufacturing and distribution facilities to Kentucky, displacing about 250 people who work in Canoga Park. Redken's parent company, Cosmair Inc. in New York, said the plant in Florence, Ky., is new and would enable Redken to produce its products more cheaply. Redken's facilities in Canoga Park are about 30 years old.
BUSINESS
May 27, 1988 | NANCY RIVERA BROOKS, Times Staff Writer
Redken Laboratories--the Canoga Park hair products firm founded by a former actress plagued by an allergy to hair spray--said Thursday that it has agreed to convert to private ownership at a cost of $48.5 million. A company organized by founder Paula Kent Meehan will launch a $34-per-share tender offer for the roughly 1.4 million shares not owned by Meehan, whose titles include founder-chairman and chief executive of Redken, and her husband, John E. Meehan, chairman and president of the company.
BUSINESS
May 27, 1988 | NANCY RIVERA BROOKS, Times Staff Writer
Redken Laboratories--the Canoga Park hair products firm founded by a former actress plagued by an allergy to hair spray--said Thursday that it has agreed to convert to private ownership at a cost of $48.5 million. A company organized by founder Paula Kent Meehan will launch a $34-per-share tender offer for the roughly 1.4 million shares not owned by Meehan, whose titles include founder-chairman and chief executive of Redken, and her husband, John E. Meehan, chairman and president of the company.
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