Alberto-Culver Company, established in 1955, is a manufacturer and marketer of hair and skin beauty care products led by its global brands that include Alberto VO5, St. Ives, TRESemme and Nexxus. The company's consumer products are sold worldwide in more than 120 countries. Its Sally Beauty Company, with more than 3,000 stores and over 1,000 professional sales consultants, is one of the largest marketers of professional beauty care products in the world. It has a business unit that offers products for the ethnic hair care market with leading brands, including Motions and Soft & Beautiful. Its Cederroth International unit is a consumer goods marketer in the Nordic countries. The company s Beauty Systems Group is an international network of stores and professional sales consultants selling professional beauty care brands, such as Matrix, Redken, Paul Mitchell, Wella, L'Oreal, Graham Webb and Sebastian to salon owners, salon professionals and franchisees. Alberto-Culver Company is located in Melrose Park, Ill.