The legal error has managed “ to the Guelder-rose “ in $10 millionthe perfumery and cosmetics market
results of the tender on sale of 13 trade marks perfumery - cosmetic production which spent industrial complex " Yesterday became known; Crimson sails “ (Ukraine, Nikolay`s city). The concern " became the winner; the Guelder-rose “ the former proprietor “ Crimson sails “ which has redeemed at industrial complex the right of use of the trade marks in Ukraine. Experts consider that more than $10 million have been paid “ the Guelder-rose “ for the error.
concern “ the Guelder-rose “ - one of the largest associations Russian perfumery - the cosmetic enterprises. Its structure includes head office in Ekaterinburg and factory in Omsk, Open Societies “ Lola atir Upa “ (Uzbekistan), Kalina Overseas Holding B. V (Netherlands), and also branches “ a Pallada the East “ (Uzbekistan), “ Torzhok “ (Ukraine), “ a Pallada - Ukraine “ “ the New layer “ (Ekaterinburg). The basic shareholder “ Guelder-roses “ its head Timur Gorjaev (it posesses 66,04 % of actions) is. The European bank of reconstruction and development owns 19,23 %. Following the results of the first half of the year 2003, the company sales volume has made 2,5 mlrd rbl.
last year a concern management “ the Guelder-rose “ has begun re-structuring of the capacities and sale of not profile actives. Into their number has entered located on Ukraine of Open Society “ Nikolaev perfumery - cosmetic industrial complex ` Crimson sails ` “ which concern “ the Guelder-rose “ has got in 1999. 84 % of actions of industrial complex have been sold to the present chairman of the board “ Crimson sails “ and to the unknown investor. By the time of the transaction “ Crimson sails “ Owned rights of use in Ukraine more than 80 trade marks perfumery - cosmetic production. Including on industrial complex 13 trade marks " have been registered; Guelder-roses “: “ Black pearls “ “ the Pure line “ “ the Small fairy “ “ Drakosha “ “ beauty Recipes “ “ the Silver line “ “ Mia “ “ 32 Norm “ “ the Marimba “ “ I “ “ Limpopo “ “ Klinar “ and “ Viotin bi a pole “. “ the Ukrainian legislation demanded to register trade marks on the enterprise - the resident, - has explained a press - the secretary ` Guelder-roses ` Sergey Kazantsev. - however production under these marks never in Nikolaev was made “.
on January, 19th a management “ Crimson sails “ declared carrying out of the tender for these brands. Thus, any company which has bought the right of use of trade marks, could earn on use of the untwisted brands. “ a guelder-rose “ thus would lose sale possibility in the perspective Ukrainian market.
by data ekspomediagruppy “ the Old fortress “ the Ukrainian cosmetic market takes the third place in the Eastern Europe after Russia and Poland. In 2003 its volume has made $1,1 billion
All trade marks have been exposed by one prize, the starting price has made $9 million; in total it has been submitted five demands. The concern " became the winner; the Guelder-rose “ which has signed at once the contract with “ Crimson sails “ about a cedation of the rights. “ it will allow us to continue delivery of production to Ukraine “ - mister Kazantsev has declared. The sum which was paid by concern for the right to reserve brands, is not disclosed. Under data, it is a question more than about $10 million
According to experts, the transaction with “ Crimson sails “ is a payment “ Guelder-roses “ for own errors. “ ` the Guelder-rose ` has committed the whole two errors, - the head of the legal company ` Uskov and partners ` Vadim Uskov considers. - in - the first, it was necessary to re-register trade marks on itself, and in - the second, what for it was necessary to sell them together with industrial actives? Actually ` the Guelder-rose ` has paid $10 million for own errors “.
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