Unilever's first-half results should give a sign of how it is coping with rising commodity and transport costs - whether it has managed to lift prices without hitting sales volumes, or whether margins are being squeezed.
Frasers Group has unveiled its latest big development. The new Flannels in Sheffield opened its doors with women's and men's ready to wear and accessories, plus kidswear, activewear and — for the first time — beauty.
UK beauty clinic specialist The Skincare Sanctuary has bought anti-ageing professional skincare brand Gatineau for an undisclosed sum. The London-based clinic group has purchased the brand from Revlon Consumer Products.
Due to the pandemic, L’Occitane has had to restructure. But thanks to e-tail and China, the multinational beauty group has proven resilient, and hopes this dark period will foster more responsible business practices.
Kline’s latest report discusses the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on the U.S. beauty industry in 2020 and highlights further digital innovation and integration as the sector’s route to recovery in 2021 and beyond.
The digital-first beauty brand announced on Wednesday that it has raised $80 million in a Series E funding round led by Lone Pine Capital, an injection of capital that brings the company’s valuation up to $1.8 billion.