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Happy slap

17 March 2006 By John Foley

L’Oreal’s £652m bid is a good deal for the UK beauty retailer, which is less differentiated now most cosmetics groups claim to be ethical. The French group gets to diversify its brand portfolio. But it’s less clear why it wants the dubious benefit of a high street presence.

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