This just in: Renowned cosmetics company Kao Corporation are adding Oribe Hair Care to their professional portfolio. Though few details have been disclosed, it has been confirmed that Rogue Beauty will continue to distribute the brand throughout Australia.

Pictured above: Founders Daniel Kaner, Oribe Canales & Tev Finger

Brainchild of esteemed hairstylist Oribe Canales and Industry Veterans Daniel Kaner and Tev Finger, the high performance hair care brand has come to embody universal glamour and sophisticated style, steadily growing to encompass hair care, skincare, body care, makeup and tools. First launched in 2008, the range remains a favourite among professionals and consumers alike; most notably lauded for it’s aromatic formulations and opulent packaging.

Founder Oribe Canales via oribe.com

“Oribe is a stellar brand and a perfect fit for the Kao Salon Division portfolio,”said Global President of the Kao Salon Division, Cory Couts. “Daniel will be an exciting and inspiring addition to our management team. Daniel’s appointment not only guarantees the continuity of all that is extraordinary about Oribe but is also a progression of our company’s mission to appeal to the most artistic and business‐minded salon professionals in the world.”

Founder Oribe Canales via oribe.com

Echoing Couts’ sentiments, Co-Founder Daniel Kaner added; “Kao is the ideal place for Oribe Hair Care to take the next step in its transformative journey. I have a deep respect for their organization and talented leadership team. Our friendship and business relationship goes back years, most successfully with the strategic alliance in the United States between Oribe and Goldwell color. We have always believed that hair care should be an immersive and luxury experience, and Kao is incredibly supportive of the high standard that we set for ourselves.”

Oribe will join Kao’s Salon Division Portfolio, accompanying such professional brands as Goldwell and KMS. In Australia, Rogue Beauty currently distributes the Oribe brand and will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. “It has been a privilege to have been involved in the launch of the Oribe brand in both the US and Australia ” said Managing Director of Rogue Beauty, Jared Fisher ;”We are so excited about this next stage in Oribe’s journey. Rogue Beauty will continue to work hard to deliver excellence to our premium Oribe salons and retail partners.”

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