The UK beauty sector is responsible for a bigger contribution to Britain’s GDP than the car manufacturing industry and last year made a £14.2bn direct gross value added contribution, a new study shows.
The Japanese sports brand, until now structurally integrated within the Asics group, has set up its own organisation, introducing fresh lines and soaring to new heights with collaborations like the one with Givenchy.
Unilever’s Pond’s skincare brand is diving into artificial intelligence and has launched an AI chat tool that’s claimed to be able to match skincare products to customers’ needs more consistently than dermatologists.
Debenhams’ claim that it now has the set-up and cash to push forward with its recovery plan may come with a few caveats on news that the retailer could be seeking a £50 million cash buffer before the end of the year.
Saks Fifth Avenue has opened one of the largest luxury men's shoe destinations in the country, as part of the continued 'grand renovation' of its New York City flagship, at 611 Fifth Avenue at 50th Street.
Fragrance and flavour maker Givaudan said it was on track to deliver on its 2020 guidance after net profit rose 2.3% in the first half of 2019, with recent acquisitions boosting growth across its product segments.