Embattled Avon Products (AVP) narrows its CEO search to three candidates, according to sources,...

|About: Avon Products, Inc. (AVP)|By:, SA News Editor

Embattled Avon Products (AVP) narrows its CEO search to three candidates, according to sources, a list that includes Home Shopping Network's Mindy Grossman, former Wal-Mart exec Brian Cornell, and former Sara Lee division head C.J. Fraleigh. A fly in the ointment for landing a final deal with one of the candidates could be Avon's decision to keep Andrea Jung on its board as chairman - effectively allowing her to look down over the actions of her replacement. (see also)