Natura to focus on The Body Shop as it sells Aesop

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Cosmetics giant Natura &Co is to focus on building The Body Shop after selling luxury brand Aesop.

Natura is offloading Aesop to L’Oréal for $2.5bn (£2bn) and said the deal will strengthen its finances and allow it to “focus on strategic priorities”.

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