JAN 21, 2019
Online retailer Thrive Market is the latest company to go after the personal care category. This month, Thrive Market, which debuted in 2014 and offers natural and organic food and products at reduced prices through a yearly membership model, launched an 11-piece proprietary collection of shampoos, conditioners, body lotions and hand washes.
JAN 17, 2019
Nontoxic and efficacious skin-care brand True Botanicals is going back to its direct-to-consumer roots.
JAN 16, 2019
On Jan.16, Storr invites consumers to directly shop from friends, family and influencers versus third-party retailers via individual storesfronts on its mobile app.
JAN 15, 2019
As the relevance of department store flagships continue to be questioned, with Lord & Taylor’s recent closing of its Fifth Avenue store and Henri Bendel shuttering its New York location and 22 other outposts this month, Bloomingdale’s is betting on its 59th Street flagship through beauty.
JAN 11, 2019
L’Oreal-incubated sustainable beauty brand Seed Phytonutrients is betting on hair care as the wellness and clean trends pick up in the category. On Jan. 11, Seed Phytonutrients expands its current hair-care assortment, compromised of a single cleansing shampoo and two conditioners, to include four new collections of three products each targeted at customer needs: moisturizing, anti-frizz, color and volume. The lines were created in collaboration with Sephora and will exclusively debut at the retailer’s 160 top doors, Sephora.com and SeedPhytonutrients.com.
JAN 10, 2019
When Tatcha Beauty’s founder and chief treasure hunter Vicky Tsai launched her geisha-inspired luxury brand in 2009, influencer marketing had not yet replaced traditional advertising channels. In the decade since the brand's debut, Tatcha has never played in the paid influencer economy, but it's is ready to dip its toe more in influencer campaigns in 2019.
JAN 09, 2019
Home decor retailer West Elm is betting on beauty with its new private label line, West Elm Water Street, debuting on Jan. 9 at its 100 stores and on WestElm.com.
JAN 08, 2019
As the color cosmetics category continues to grow, thanks to newer entrants like Kylie Cosmetics and Pat McGrath Labs, Maria Hatzistefanis, CEO of London-based beauty brands Rodial and Nip + Fab, is also hoping to delve deeper into the segment with Rodial.
JAN 07, 2019
While it may be common for beauty brands to test the waters in other, tangential categories, like cosmetics, skin care or perfume, it is quite another to go after an entirely different, unrelated segment. Still, that is Unilever’s hope with the expansion of its 1-year-old sustainable line, Love Beauty and Planet, into home.
JAN 04, 2019
Though beauty brand Girl Undiscovered originally had plans to be an online-only, direct-to-consumer company when it launched in December 2016, the Auckland-based brand is now looking to third-party partnerships to expand its international reach.
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