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Avon Products rejects Coty's $10 billion takeover offer

NEW YORK - Coty came calling, but Avon slammed the door.Struggling cosmetics seller Avon Products Inc. on Monday rejected a $10 billion...beauty products maker looking to capitalize on Avon's business woes. The $23.25-per-share...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-04-02/avon-products-rejects-cotys-10-bill
Avon hopes to woo new generation of customers with mark

...Krubiner is helping to usher in a new era for Avon Products Inc. Since August, the University...has become part of a new generation of "Avon ladies" peddling a new line called mark...the packaging." The 117-year-old Avon, which began by selling cosmetics door...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/10/06/bus_394453.shtml
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Avon will cut 1,500 jobs, leave South Korea and Vietnam

NEW YORK - Avon Products plans to cut about 1,500 jobs...April to replace longtime CEO Andrea Jung at Avon, a direct seller of beauty products such as Skin So Soft lotion and Mark cosmetics.Avon said the job cuts span all regions and functions...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-12-12/avon-will-cut-1500-jobs-le
Avon Products President Smith to leave in October

NEW YORK -- Avon Products Inc. said Thursday that its president...a CEO position elsewhere. Smith joined Avon in January 2005 and has been president...global sales. Andrea Jung has served as Avon's CEO since November 1999, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/18/bus_548574.shtml
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Mary Kay, Avon sales provide second income

NASHVILLE, Tenn. --- Armies of new Avon ladies, Mary Kay reps and Tupperware sellers are advancing on...recession. Becke Alexander, a sales manager for New York-based Avon Products Inc., hears each week from laid-off bankers and stay-at-home...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/06/13/bus_527479.shtml
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Mariana Bush King (AVON PARK, Fla.)

AVON PARK, Fla. - Mariana Bush King, age 88, passed away peacefully at her home in Avon Park, Fla. on November 3, 2007. Mariana...husband, Robert Rutledge King, Jr., moved to Avon Park, Fla. in 1946, where they owned and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/08/obi_151676.shtml
Obituaries
Mrs. Edith M. Cook (AVON, Ohio)

AVON, Ohio - Edith M. Cook (nee Gallagher) - 93 of Avon, Ohio passed away Saturday, December 4, following a brief...born January 30, 1911 in Cleveland, Ohio and had lived in Avon the past 20 years. Mrs. Cook graduated from Western Reserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/11/obi_436912.shtml
Obituaries
Gladys Elder

...will follow in Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Milledgeville, GA. A native of Elbert Co, GA., Mrs. Elder retired from Avon with 38 years of service. She was a member of the Seniors Citizen Club and a member of Grace Baptist Church in West Columbia...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173631463
Sales / Marketing / Account Manager Job in Augusta, Georgia US

...Reliable transportation Experience with sales, business development, managing customer relations and/or companies such as Avon, Mary Kay, Vector/Cutco, etc. a plus Benefits At Central Payment, we offer limitless opportunities and growth...

http://jobview.monster.com/Sales-Account-Executive-Job-Augusta-GA-US-120418275.a
Clarence Shirey Sr.

...years. Family members include children: Barbara Guidry of Evans, Ronald Shirey of Martinez and Clarence B. Shirey, Jr. of Avon Park, Florida; six grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter; and his sole surviving sister...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173124012