Infobox Company
company_name = Wella AG
company_type =
foundation = 1880
location = flagicon|Germany Kronberg, Germany
key_people =
industry =
products =
revenue =
operating_income = 1,60 Mrd. Euro (2005/2006)
net_income =
num_employees = ca. 14.200 (2005)
parent = Procter & Gamble
subsid =
homepage = [http://www.wellausa.com/consumer/index.jsp/ www.wella.com]
footnotes =

Wella is a German company, and one of the world’s leading cosmetics suppliers. Founded in 1880 by Franz Stroher, with its headquarters in Darmstadt, Germany, the company is represented in over 150 countries.It directly owns three business divisions - Professional, Consumer, Cosmetics and Fragrances. All of them are exclusively dedicated to the cosmetics area.

Procter & Gamble acquires a controlling interest in Wella AG, a leading hair care company, giving P&G a major presence in the fast growing professional hair care segment.

The sub-25 brand styling product "ShockWaves!" is presently title sponsor of the UK NME Awards Tour & the Eurovision Song Contest 2008.


*flagicon|USA Cheryl Ladd
*flagicon|USA Priscilla Presley
*flagicon|USA Brooke Shields
*flagicon|USA Jaclyn Smith
*flagicon|ITA Jarno Trulli
*flagicon|USA Marjorie Wallace


* [http://www.wella.de/ Official website (German)]

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  • wella- — *wella , *wellaz germ., Adjektiv: nhd. rund; ne. round (Adjektiv); Rekontruktionsbasis: mnl., as., ahd.; Etymologie: idg. *u̯olos, Adjektiv, rund …   Germanisches Wörterbuch

  • Wella — Logo de Wella Création 1880 Fondateurs Franz Ströher …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Wella AG — Wẹlla AG,   Unternehmen zur Herstellung kosmetischer Erzeugnisse, gegründet 1880, seit 1950 unter diesem Namen; Sitz: Darmstadt. Umsatz (2000): 2.82 Mrd., Beschäftigte: 15 900 …   Universal-Lexikon

  • wella — see wiella …   Old to modern English dictionary

  • wellá — see wá lá …   Old to modern English dictionary

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