Sephora has announced a manifesto to become more inclusive.The beauty retailer has unveiled "We Belong to Something Beautiful," a campaign that aims to encourage celebrating differences and living fearlessly.
Mothercare has reported more weak results but the mother-and-baby products retailer talked of progress and its focus on rebuilding itself as a global brand with a bigger move into digital and more exclusive products.
Brazilian cosmetics firm Natura expects to boost revenues by investing in brand and digital capabilities after sealing a deal to merge with Avon Products and control 76% of the new company, executives said on Thursday.
The cosmetics and sleep solutions brand founded in 2004 will continue to be led by CEO Anna Persaud, who will work with Canopy Growth to accelerate the brand's global expansion and product development.
The impact of terrorist attacks in Europe on global shoppers’ desire to visit the region appears to have all but gone with Europe-wide sales to international shoppers up by 11% in April after an 8% drop last April.
The founders of Swedish beauty products company Oriflame have made an offer to buy out the shares in the company that they do not already own, valuing the company at 12.9 billion crowns (1.03 billion pounds).
M&S sales fell again last year but net profit rose and it saw recovery "green shoots" with fashion e-tail up. And a per Una relaunch is coming, as well as plans to address supply issues that have hurt fashion sales.
Fashion dragged UK online retail sales growth down last month and m-commerce went into reverse with pureplay e-tailers suffering more than multichannel players as warm weather dented consumer interest in shopping.