Elf Beauty has announced its results for the three- and six-month period ended September 30, 2022.
Bath & Body Works has announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Gina Boswell as Chief Executive Officer and a Member of the Board, effective December 1, 2022.
L’Oréal USA has announced the recipients of its 2022 For Women in Science Fellowship. This year’s Fellows focus is on the areas of biomedical engineering, ecology, mathematics, microbiology and neuroscience.
Skincare brand Bubble Skin has expanded its distribution into specialty retail, having launched into Ulta Beauty.
Private equity firm L Catterton has launched an impact investment platform, with Tehmina Haider and Michael O’Leary appointed as Partners to lead the strategy.
The Estée Lauder Companies has cut its full year forecast due to COVID-19 related lockdowns in China, currency fluctuations and record high inflation.
Mary Kay has announced the appointment of Ryan Rogers as Chief Executive Officer, starting January 1, 2023.
Augmented reality app Perfect Corp has debuted on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE), becoming a publicly listed company with with its Class A ordinary shares and warrants listed under the ticker symbols “PERF” and “PERF WS”, respectively.
ShopMy raises US$8 million in series A funding; affiliate marketing platform to scale engineering product and design
Affiliate marketing platform ShopMy has raised US$8 million in Series A funding, with the round led by Granite Telecom Chief Operating Officer Rand Currier, as well as a group of private investors, according to WWD.com.
Revlon is said to be inviting interested parties to submit bids for its assets, according to a report published by Bloomberg.
Employers in New York City will be bound to disclose a pay range for every job vacancy from today under the region’s soon-to-be-enacted salary transparency law, according to a report published by The Wall Street Journal.
Bed, Bath & Beyond has revealed that it has suffered a data breach, according to a report published by Reuters.
Saks has partnered with TerraCycle to launch a beauty recycling program which will encourage shoppers to give their beauty empties a second life.
Coty has announced that, starting today, all employees, regardless of gender will have access to the same number of fully paid weeks of parental leave when starting or extending a family, whether through pregnancy, adoption or surrogacy.
Minimalist beauty brand, Lilah B has announced that it is to close by the end of the year.
Unilever U.S. has recalled dry shampoo products in the U.S. and Canada from brands such as Dove and Suave that may have elevated levels of the carcinogen benzene, according to the company.
Beiersdorf has named Florian Wolfram as its new General Manager, Beiersdorf Canada.
Entertainment union SAG-AFTRA has sent a strongly-worded letter to the US Senate, urging Congress to end hair discrimination by passing the Crown Act.
The New York Stock Exchange has announced that it has decided to suspend trading in the Class A Common Stock of Revlon. Trading was suspended on the market’s close on October 20, 2022
A new study by the Journal of the National Cancer Institute has found that the use of hair straightening products and chemical hair straighteners may considerably increase the risk of developing uterine cancer among those who frequently use them.
Bath & Body Works has launched a new product line called MOXY, a line of new face and hair care products that are made without phthalates and mineral oils and are not tested on animals.
Johnson & Johnson (J&J) has posted higher Q3 sales and earnings, however has conceded that it may make modest cuts to its workforce due to inflation pressures and the planned separation of its consumer health business.
Macy’s appoints Julie Walsh as Senior Vice President, General Business Manager of Center Core and Beauty
Macy’s has appointed Julie Walsh as Senior Vice President, General Business Manager of Center Core and Beauty.
Trans-exclusionary radical feminists (TERFs) are said to be boycotting Ulta Beauty over it’s The Beauty Of… podcast featuring trans influencer Dylan Mulvaney, which spotlighted her journey of coming out.
Procter & Gamble has reported its results for the first quarter of fiscal 2023. In the three months to September 30, 2022, net sales hit US$20.6 billion, up a flat 1 percent on the prior-year period. Net earnings per share were down US$1.57, down 2 percent on the previous year.
Credo Beuaty has announced that it has acquired Follain. As part of the acquisition, Credo will absorb the Boston-based beauty retailer’s online retail business and storefront in Beacon Hill. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Procter & Gamble has issued a statement encouraging stockholders to reject an unsolicited mini tender offer by TRC Capital Investment to purchase 1 million shares of the US FMCG manufacturer’s common stock.
Macellum has published an open letter to its fellow Kohl’s shareholders calling for an ‘immediate and targeted refresh’ of the department store’s Board of Directors.
The owner of Morphe make-up, Lipstick Queen and Jaclyn Cosmetics, Forma Hill is said to be poised to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy, according to a report published by WWD quoting ‘sources familiar with the matter’.
A long-running dispute between a group of Revlon creditors and Citigroup could be drawing to a close after a judge denied a request filed by the lenders to review a recent court decision ruling that they must pay back the monies paid over in error, according to a report published by Bloomberg.
US retail giants Kroger and Albertsons have announced that they have entered into an agreement to merge.
Procter & Gamble has announced that its shareholders have elected Rajesh Subramaniam, President and CEO of FedEx Corporation to its Board of Directors, effective immediately. The 10 incumbent Directors were also elected at the US FMCG giant’s AGM, each receiving more than 90 percent support.
Walgreens Boots Alliance Q4 beats industry forecasts; set to ‘rapidly scale U.S. Healthcare business in 2023′
Walgreens Boots Alliance Q4 results have beaten industry forecasts, with the company reporting a US$415 million loss in the quarter that ended August 31, with sales falling 5 percent to US$32.45 billion.
TikTok is set to launch live shopping in the U.S. and is looking to outsource operations to a partner, according to Financial Times.
U.S. Author Marisa Meltzer is set to delve into the rise of the Glossier brand in a new book named Glossy: Ambition, Beauty and the Inside Story of Emily Weiss’s Glosser.
US drug maker Viatris is said to be considering a sale of its US$3 billion European consumer-health assets, according to a report by Bloomberg.
The appointment of a cannabis policy expert at the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (FDA) has been welcomed by CBD stakeholders, according to Hemp Today.
Coty has unveiled its new corporate identity and company purpose. Centred around the value of ‘fearless kindness’, the US beauty giant’s framework, ‘together, we unleash every vision of beauty’, represents the next phase in its growth under the leadership of CEO Sue Y Nabi.
Maybelline NY has partnered with The Jed Foundation to create Brave Talk, a free expert-developed training designed to give students the skills to support peers who may be struggling with mental health issues and help connect them to care.
Procter & Gamble has named Anitra Marsh as Chief Communications Officer for its P&G Beauty division, according to a report published by PR Week. Marsh takes over from Kelly Vanasse, who is due to retire in February next year.
Essence Makeup has announced the launch of its first campaign in the gaming space with an activation on global streaming platform Twitch.
The Estee Lauder Companies has announced that it led, convened and participated in several events as part of the recent 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly.
A US judge has stayed two court cases brought by states against Johnson & Johnson over the safety of its talc products pending the outcome of an appellate court review of the US baby care manufacturer’s bid to resolve all claims via the Chapter 11 bankruptcy process, according to a report published by Reuters.
Target has announced the appointment of Prat Vemana as Executive Vice President, Chief Digital and Product officer, effective 31st October.
Augustinus Bader has launched its first conceptual pop-up in the U.S., with the beauty brand opening the store throughout October at The Grove in Los Angeles.
Procter & Gamble has offered relief to residents affected by Hurricane Ian in Florida, offering families, individuals and first responders personal care items, cleaning products or laundry services.
L’Oréal Paris U.S. launches new limited-edition Color Riche lipstick as part of its Stand Up Against Street Harassment program
L’Oréal Paris U.S. has launched new limited-edition Color Riche lipstick Red My Lips in shade Le Rouge Liberté as part of its Stand Up Against Street Harassment program in an effort to ‘encourage safe bystander intervention with color expression.’
Target has launched a new manicure service named Clockwork, with consumers able to get a 10-minute manicure applied by a robot.
Shiseido-owned Drunk Elephant is poised to open a pop-up store in Paris in partnership with LVMH-owned Sephora, according to a report published by WWD.
The Estee Lauder Companies has named Nathalie Berger Duquene as Senior Vice President, Global General Manager, Balmain Beauty, effective immediately. Duquene will report to Guillaume Jesel, President, Global Brands, Tom Ford Beauty, Balmain Beauty and Luxury Business Development.