Elf Beauty has cut the ribbon on its first European office. The London base furthers the brand’s commitment to growing its international business. The 10,000 square-foot space in Islington houses 40 employees and will act as a global hub for the brand.
Next is rumored to be in talks to acquire The Body Shop after new owner, Aurelius, announced that the UK chain would be placed in administration.
Charlotte Tilbury has announced a global partnership with Chinese actor Deng Wei. The C-drama star joins the brand as Global Makeup Spokesperson.
Supergoop has announced the appointment of Lisa Sequino as Chief Executive Officer. Sequino joins from JLo Beauty where she served as CEO. Her appointment follows the brand’s significant global expansion across more than 20 new markets in 2023 and the launches of category-creating, SPF-infused innovations.
Macy’s has announced its results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2023. The US department store owner saw net sales drop 1.7 percent to US$8.1 billion, versus the same period in 2022.
More than 500 companies, including Estée Lauder, were targeted by the UK government for failing to pay over 172,000 workers the National Living Wage
Empire State Realty Trust, has signed an 11-year lease with Sol de Janeiro USA, a luxury skincare brand and subsidiary of L’Occitane, for 57,203 square feet at One Grand Central Place in New York City.
L Catterton, a global consumer-focused investment firm, has announced partnerships with major technology companies—Shopify, Klaviyo, LiftLab, Google, Meta, and TikTok—to boost the marketing and e-commerce capabilities of its portfolio companies.
Ulé, a French beauty brand launched by Shiseido Company in 2022, has introduced a digital product passport for its new C-Bright serum.
Ouai, a hair care and lifestyle brand founded by Jen Atkin, has formed a two-year exclusive amenities partnership with global fitness brand Barry’s.