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Made by Mitchell launches first pop-up in H Beauty
British digital beauty brand Made by Mitchell, founded by make-up artist and TikTok Beauty star Mitchell Halliday, has opened his first pop-up at Harrods’ H beauty in Bristol.
r.e.m. beauty gets strategic investment from Sandbridge Capital
Ariana’s Grande’s r.e.m. beauty brand has announced a strategic investment led by consumer-focused private investment firm Sandbridge Capital that will help it "optimise its global potential".
Bath & Body Works beats quarterly profit estimates on higher prices
Bath & Body Works Inc beat first-quarter profit expectations on Thursday, as higher product prices outweighed cost pressures and a slowdown in demand, sending its shares up over 9% in premarket trading.
L'Occitane exceeds the €2 billion mark for its 2022/23 financial year
For its 2022/23 financial year ending March 31, the cosmetics group L'Occitane recorded a turnover of 2.13 billion euros, up 17.9%. This growth was driven by the acquisition of Sol de Janeiro.
Body Shop owner Natura's Q1 is loss-making but it hails stronger performance
The Body Shop’s owner Natura &Co has reported what it called a “resilient performance” for Q1, with sales growth in constant currency and an improvement in profit margins. It was still loss-making, however.
Superdrug celebrates National Beauty Banks charity milestone
Health & beauty retail giant Superdrug is celebrating a charity beauty milestone. It’s now five years since the first 'National Beauty Banks’ bins were installed in its stores.
E-tailer Libre London opens debut pop-up in Covent Garden's The Yards
Digital women’s fashion andvegan beauty specialist Libre London has opened a debut pop-up store at The Yards, Covent Garden.
Beauty ops do well for Unilever in Q1 but most sales growth driven by price rises
Consumer products giant Unilever has reported results for the first quarter and said that underlying sales growth (USG) “accelerated to 10.5%, driven by progress against strategic priorities”.
THG shares continue rollercoaster ride after disappointing results
THG shares can’t seem to stay on an even keel. No sooner did they rise 40% Monday after news of a takeover approach for the company than they fell almost 20% Tuesday on investor disappointment in the company's results.
Gen Z view beauty as means to self-expression, self-care: Gen Z Planet report
There’s a dramatic shift in the beauty industry and Gen Z is leading the way, according to a new report by Gen Z Planet, a research and advisory firm.
Superdrug announces raft of store openings this year
Big expansion plans for Superdrug this year. The UK health & beauty retailer is investing in 25 new stores, expanding its bricks-and-mortar retail footprint while creating over 570 jobs nationwide.
THG revenue and profit affected by focus on holding down prices
Just a day after headlines about a surging share price linked to a bid approach for the company, THG was back in the news on Tuesday as it released a trading update and its full-year preliminary results.
Missha names Elizabeth Olsen as its global ambassador
In this role, Olsen will be the face of its new 'Beauty is Reality' campaign, which captures daily life and presents the idea that beauty should be affordable and accessible.
THG's share price surges after Apollo bid approach
Shares in under-pressure UK online beauty e-tailer and e-commerce services provider THG leapt 40% at one point on Monday on news of an early-stage takeover approach from US private equity firm Apollo Global Management.
Hammerson's Cabot Circus to see new fashion and beauty openings this spring
Hammerson is to open a raft of new retailers at its Cabot Circus mall, Bristol. As part of the property giant’s vision “to create a new beauty quarter and strengthen the fashion offering”, six brands will open in SS23.
How Nuxe built a natural cosmetics empire in thirty years
In 30 years, French natural cosmetics brand Nuxe has established itself as a player in the highly competitive beauty landscape. Its founder Aliza Jabès has talked to FashionNetwork.com about her journey.