Lauder leads the way with EE cream

Following a wave of BB and CC creams, Estée Lauder is premiering the EE cream – the Enlighten Even Effect Skintone Corrector SPF 30

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Pure Beauty reaches record high

The Pure Beauty Awards celebrates the best in beauty – the most efficacious, exciting and innovative products launched over the past 12 months

Europe | Retail | Pure Beauty

Urban Decay debuts retail outlet

US cosmetics firm Urban Decay will open its first retail store, in the open-air Fashion Island shopping centre in Newport, Connecticut

North America | Colour Cosmetics | Retail | Cosmetic News Weekly

Combating global counterfeit products

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Manufacturers are facing a growing multi-platform global counterfeit trade which irrevocably devalues brands by consumers associating the real deal with cheap knockoffs

Finance | Retail | Manufacturing | Cosmetic News Weekly

King of Shaves: advice and strategy for business

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"Originality and clarity of purpose are important; also, the internet has got to be the absolute centre of your project focusing on consumer engagement"

Hair Care | Male Grooming | Retail | Cosmetic News Weekly

Namnews: Walgreens Boots as a new force in C&T retailing

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Walgreens’ takeover of Alliance Boots has created a company that is a vital partner for C&T brands, says Brian Moore

Europe | North America | Finance | Retail | ECM

Namnews: Optimising the shift in the balance of power

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A change in the balance of power between C&T suppliers and retailers has resulted in unique opportunities for both, says Brian Moore

Ingredients | Packaging | Finance | Retail | Manufacturing | ECM

US prestige beauty sector sees robust growth in Q2 2014

Q2 2014 saw sales of US prestige beauty products up 5% from Q2 2013 to $2.5bn, according to the NPD Group

North America | Finance | Retail | Cosmetic News Weekly

Unsteady financial climate reveals a need for C&T retailers to adapt

Retailers have had to cope with structural changes in the overall market in terms of the growth of discounters, convenience and online in a multi-channel flatline environment

Retail | Cosmetics International

Advertising spotlight - aesthetics

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Each month scans the national, consumer and trade press for ECM, tracking editorial coverage and measuring it against advertising space and expenditure

Europe | Body Care | Skin Care | Retail | ECM

Unilever to launch online shopping portal in Pakistan

Unilever has partnered with online shopping portal to offer an online retail solution for customers

Asia | Retail | Cosmetic News Weekly

Targeting the tween market

Connecting with a generation of new beauty consumers by developing a strategic approach that values experimentation

Baby and Children | Retail | SPC