The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $.18 Per Share

  The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $.18 Per
  Share

Business Wire

NEW YORK -- May 02, 2013

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) will pay a quarterly dividend of
$.18 per share on the Company’s Class A and Class B Common Stock on June 17,
2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on May 31, 2013.

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. is one of the world’s leading manufacturers
and marketers of quality skin care, makeup, fragrance and hair care products.
The Company’s products are sold in over 150 countries and territories under
the following brand names: Estée Lauder, Aramis, Clinique, Prescriptives, Lab
Series, Origins, M•A•C, Bobbi Brown, Tommy Hilfiger, Kiton, La Mer, Donna
Karan, Aveda, Jo Malone, Bumble and bumble, Darphin,  Michael Kors, American
Beauty, Flirt!, GoodSkin Labs, Grassroots Research Labs, Tom Ford, Coach,
Ojon, Smashbox, Ermenegildo Zegna, Aerin Beauty, Osiao and Marni.

An electronic version of this release can be found at the Company’s website,
www.elcompanies.com.

Contact:

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc.
Investor Relations:
Dennis D’Andrea, 212-572-4384
or
Media Relations:
Alexandra Trower, 212-572-4430