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The Body Shop poaches Estée Lauder boss for top job

Estée Lauder’s former VP of Retail becomes beauty brand chief, while MD gets a promotion

Primark cuts hundreds of jobs in management reshuffle

Plans will ‘simplify’ beauty and fashion retailer’s operations as effects of Omicron wane

Could Asda’s billionaire brothers be the buyers for Boots?

British retail tycoons Zuber and Mohsin Issa are thought to be in the early stages of a takeover discussion

An inside look at the beauty trends driving Russian consumers in 2022

How do the beauty shopping habits of Russians compare with the rest of the world? Cosmetics Business finds out from Russian cosmetic retailer Magni...

Le Bon Marché makes a splash with immersive iceberg installation

Created by Mehmet Ali Uysal, the Su installation is designed to raise awareness of climate change for the luxury Parisian department store's shoppers

Billie announces first-ever retail expansion with Walmart deal

The body care brand will make its bricks-and-mortar debut across 4,000 Walmart stores next month

Op-Ed: The end of the digital native beauty brand

George Gottl, Chief Creative Officer of retail design agency UXUS, explains why digital native beauty brands must adapt as consumers crave the phys...

Cosmetics Business Trends 2022: Beauty's Metaverse takeover

In this week's trend insight, Cosmetics Business releases the third of 5 key beauty trends that will shape the industry in 2022 and beyond

Saks hones in on wellbeing with dedicated e-commerce Wellness Shop

Aiming to offer a holistic approach to health and beauty, the store features more than 100 brands including Aromatherapy Associates, Dr. Barbara St...

Karo Pharma acquisition will drive E45 omnichannel switch, says Swedish firm

UK company Reckitt is selling the dermatology brand in a £200m deal announced last year

How can beauty retail up its game in 2022?

With customers expecting instant gratification, Outform provides its tips to make the omni channel buying experience as seamless as possible

War Paint for Men's rise to the top of make-up for men: 'I'd go back and stoke the fire a bit'

The indie men's make-up brand is frequently compared to Chanel and Tom Ford, but founder Danny Gray reveals how he went from a 'toxic masculinity'...

How to bag a space on-shelf at one of Russia’s leading beauty retailers

In this exclusive insight, Category Management boss for Magnit Cosmetic reveals which beauty categories he’s investing in in 2022 and how consumer...

Meet the eco-friendly indie online retailers determined to update the 'outdated' green beauty market

Indie brands first drove the sustainability sector, now a fresh wave of beauty e-commerce retailers are challenging big business

Britain's 10 most popular fragrances of 2021

The Perfume Shop has found that new launches by Gucci as well as classic scents from Dior and Chanel were the hottest items among consumers

Career advice: How I became the General Manager of Dr. Barbara Sturm

From broadcaster to beauty boss, in partnership with CEW UK, here is how Deborah Gale became the GM UK & Senior Vice President Rest of World of Dr....