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Burberry confirms Daniel Lee to replace Riccardo Tisci as Chief Creative Officer

The British designer will release his debut collection with the luxury fashion house and beauty brand in February

L'Occitane receives accreditation as Real Living Wage employer

UK employers have until 14 May 2023 to implement the increased salary for its staff members

L’Oréal acquires physician-dispensed US brand Skinbetter Science

The Arizona business’ sales hit $95m in the year ended 31 August 2022

A fairytale story: Why premium beauty is having a crowning moment

Appetite for beauty has not been hampered by the rise in energy costs or inflation. But even more surprisingly, the premium category is positively...

Coty reveals plans to double skin care sales by financial 2025

The brand owner will pivot its scientific focus to technologies in full-light protection, oxygen delivery, retinol vectorisation, DNA repair and bi...

THG shares sink after profit warning

Rising interest rates and energy costs led THG to update its full-year guidance for the remainder of the year

We reveal the world's strongest beauty brands: Top 50 beauty brands, part 2

What is brand strength, how is it calculated and which are the cosmetic industry's strongest players? Plus discover numbers 26-50 on our brand leag...

How to survive fresh inflation as a beauty business owner

This July hasn't just seen temperatures soar, fresh inflation has hit consumers worldwide. Clare Kiteley, Client Director at Kantar UK, explains wh...

ELC to split portfolio into two brand ‘clusters’ for greater agility

Jane Hertzmark Hudis and Stéphane de La Faverie to helm the separate portfolios

Refillable beauty sales soar thanks to make-up, reveals fragrance potential

The refillable packaging is touted as a sustainable alternative to single-use beauty products

The fastest growing beauty brands of 2022: Top 50 beauty brands, part 3

Estée Lauder was the fastest rising brand in terms of value on Brand Finance's league table of the most valuable beauty brands

Tatcha's founder Vicky Tsai reveals why she first stepped down as CEO: 'It felt like a threat'

The entrepreneur behind the popular luxury Japanese-inspired skin care brand left as chief executive in 2018, but made her big comeback to save the...

L'Oréal invests in Chinese perfume brand Documents

The deal with the avante-garde luxury fragrance brand was via L’Oréal’s China fund

Beauty’s top CEOs: Top 50 beauty brands, part 4

The final part of Cosmetics Business' review of the Brand Finance 50 most valuable beauty brands looks at the power behind the throne for the cosme...

From SKKN to SKKY: Kim Kardashian launches new private equity fund

SKKY Partners will invest in luxury and consumer product sectors and media businesses

Top 50 beauty brands: We reveal 2022's most valuable cosmetic brands

L’Oréal’s comfortable lead has closed slightly amid a bumper year for Estée Lauder, as we unveil the first 25 brands on Brand Finance's cosmetic le...