OUR HISTORY


A Truly Phenomenal Brand Collection

CAVI Brands has experienced continued growth and is today a respected leader in the field of health, beauty and wellness. This growth comes from a deeply invested sense of stewardship, a predisposition to commercially driven investment, a high level of people commitment and a deep cultural promise to getting things done.

2016

NOVEMBER

Dolce & Gabbana

JUNE

The CAVI Brands Group moves into CAVI Campus

2015

OCTOBER

Schick joins the INCOLABS family

SEPTEMBER

CAVI Brands welcomes OPI

MAY

Dermalogica launches a new concept store in Woodlands, Pretoria

2014

JULY

CAVI Cares is formed: the CAVI Brands CSR initiative

JUNE

Opening of Rosebank and Victoria & Alfred Dermalogica Stores

MAY

Henkel awards INCOLABS the licence to distribute its products in South Africa

MAY

Creation of the 2014 CAVI Brands Leadership Summit.

2013

AUGUST

Solal is sold

JUNE

MERISANT awards INCOLABS the licence to distribute CANDEREL in South Africa

MARCH

OmegaLabs launches Dermalex Repair, Predictor Fertility Range

2012

NOVEMBER

The CHANEL ESPACE PARFUMS in Sandton opened for trading – First in Africa

AUGUST

OMEGA launches Wartner, Silence, Bergasol and Predictor

MAY

A joint venture was entered between OMEGA PHARMA and CAVI Brands

MARCH

CAVI CAREERS initiates its first leadership managment programme in conjunction with leading institutions

2011

SEPTEMBER

The Elie Saab fragrance brand was launched in South Africa

MAY

Dermalogica Passion the rose is unveiled

MARCH

Award of DOUWE EGBERTS licence to INCOLABS

JANUARY

The Dermalogica inspired FITE programme was launched

JANUARY

Opening of Dermalogica’s first Retail Referral centre in South Africa.

2010

SEPTEMBER

Award of licences from BURBERRY, BPI, BVLGARI, ELEMIS, GUERLAIN, HERMéS, LA PRAIRIE, SHISEIDO, VANCLEEF & ARPELS to PCG, a subsidiary of CAVI Brands

APRIL

Award of CHANEL licence to CAVI Brands

2009

NOVEMBER

Aquisition of the interests in SOLAL

SEPTEMBER

Launch of the CLEAN START brand by DERMALOGICA in South Africa

2008

FEBRUARY

Award of NESTI DANTE licence to CAVI Brands

2007

SEPTEMBER

Aquisition of DERMALOGICA in conjunction with management

2006

APRIL

Award of the Imedeen and Kanebo licences to CAVI Brands

JANUARY

Aquisition of the INNOXA business and merger with Permark International to create INCOLABS

2005

APRIL

Aquisition of interest in Permark International and recruitment of executive management

FEBRUARY

Creation of CAVI Brands