Americans are turning to beauty products to beat inflation blues in a trend called "the lipstick effect" that could keep beauty's post-pandemic rebound alive and help quarterly sales for Estée Lauder and Coty.
Boohoo has been moving into beauty of late through its own retail brands and through buys such as Debenhams. But its latest move is a bit different. It’s made what it calls a “strategic investment” in a key pureplay.
Euro zone retail sales plunged more than expected in June as prices at factory gates continued to rise, data showed Wednesday, signalling a weakness in consumer demand that could herald a recession in H2.
Tropic has chosen the London Underground for its first large-scale ad campaign. The British beauty brand has launched the ‘Nice To Meet You’ tube campaign, which aims to share its products with a broader audience.
The 20th edition of Pitti Fragranze, the trade show of the creative perfumery sector, entitled ‘The 5 Senses Issue’ and featuring 140 international exhibitors, will be held in Florence on September 16-18.
Deep in transition mode, Brand Architekts Group has suffered an untimely dip in sales and earnings, the challenger British beauty business admitted Thursday. Group sales for the year are expected to be down 11%.
Richemont said on Friday that the latest quarter saw strength in Europe, Japan, the US and Middle East. But Asia Pacific was hit by Covid issues in China. It was similar to Burberry, which reported on the same day.