Xavier Vey, with L'Oréal since 1998, is the new head of L'Oréal Luxe in western Europe. He has been replaced as head of L'Oréal Luxe in the USA by Megan Grant, formerly in charge of cosmetics brand Kiehl's.
Lancôme has rolled out a new fragrance campaign featuring the Hollywood star Zendaya.The prestige beauty brand has unveiled the campaign for its new perfume, 'Idôle,' fronted by the 22-year-old actress and singer.
Laura Ashley may have made a loss in the last year but its fashion ops powered ahead and proved to be the most successful part of the business. The company also has a new deal to help it expand in China.
Aaron Chatterley, who co-founded and led Feelunique until 2014, has confirmed he is rejoining the team. But he is not returning as CEO, even though the company has been without a leader since Joel Palix's departure.
Global shopping malls giant Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has reported solid results, but its UK operations (the London Westfield malls) suffered from the same problems we heard about at rivals Hammerson and Intu this week.
Zalando is investing for growth and it's paying off as site visits and revenue are rising fast. But while adjusted operating earnings are on the rise, net income is still low as it prepares for a more profitable future.