Coty has launched an on-demand digital personal beauty assistant for the Amazon Echo Show in the UK. Digital innovation with a focus on voice and virtual assistants to be central to company's future strategy
On 11 January, Dutch department store chain de Bijenkorf announced that it is closing its Woerden-based distribution center. De Bijenkorf plans to merge and outsource all distribution activities to a new partner in 2019.
Upmarket beauty retailer Space NK enjoyed strong trading in the year to 25 March 2017, with turnover rising 11.4% to £96.4 million as a result of continued consumer interest in luxury skincare, beauty and fragrance.
John Lewis struggled to find sales growth in the latest week as the hugely successful retailer showed that even the biggest names aren’t immune to the cautious spending environment in the UK at present.
The Colgate-Palmolive Company announced it has acquired two professional-quality skincare brands, PCA Skin and EltaMD, in two separate transactions, as part of its strategy to build its global personal care business.
TSG Consumer Partners, the private equity firm who has offered backing to Revolve, Smashbox Cosmetics, Pureology and E.l.f. Cosmetics among others, has acquired a minority stake in fast growth beauty company Huda Beauty.
The tech giant has compiled a list of ‘Styles and trends', revealing that the top search was for ‘Beauty Blender', the makeup sponge applicator that has become a must-have cosmetics tool over recent years.
Diadermine is set to release in January its new Hydralist line; targeted at Millennials or those aged 25-35 years old. The line is to be launched in association with Diane Ducasse, the founder of fashion label Da/Da.