--Coty, Inc. (COTY) has been in talks with several consumer goods companies and buyout funds over the possible sale of some of its brands, Reuters reported Thursday, citing "three sources."
--Coty is looking to sell some professional hair and nail care brands, the report said.
--Among the reported suitors are Unilever NV (UN), Henkel AG & Co. KGaA (HENKY) and Colgate-Palmolive Co. (CL), the report said.
--Coty, Henkel and Colgate-Palmolive declined to comment, and Unilever wasn't immediately available to comment, the report said.
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