E-commerce has been the fastest growing retail channel in the US beauty market, advancing at a compound annual growth rate of 24% since 2009, according to the recently published in Kline’s Beauty Retailing USA: Channel Analysis and Opportunitie… Read More »
Sales: $850 million (estimated) for candle and home fragrance products. Corporate sales: $8.2 billion.
Key Personnel: Martin E. Franklin, founder and executive chairman; Ian G.H. Ashken, co-founder, vice… Read More »
Consumers’ attitudes toward tanning and the use of sun protection products are influencing trends within the European sun care market. Sun care usage is no longer just about protecting the skin and other sun-related health concerns, but increas… Read More »
The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. reported net sales for its second quarter ended Dec. 31, 2014 increased 1% to $3.04 billion.
President and CEO Fabrizio Freda said, “Our successful performance this quarter reflected solid global demand f… Read More »
The world's biggest direct seller of cosmetics can't escape to the islands to avoid its financial woes. Avon Products Inc. says it is ceasing operations in 16 Caribbean nations.
A spokeswoman for the world's biggest direct seller of co… Read More »
While some consumers want to forgo the crowds and lines in their local stores and malls in favor of shopping online for their holiday-related purchases, many still enjoy the in-store experience. According to a CivicScience survey of nearly 15,000 US… Read More »
Sun Products Corp. and Blyth both participated in NBC-TV’s 2014 “Today” show’s holiday gift drive, offering toys and other items to help those in need.
For Blyth’s PartyLite division, it was the ninth consecutive year o… Read More »
Bringing attention to the massive quantities of boxed up children’s toys in garages and attics around the country, Old Spice held a holiday toy donation program with non-profit Second Chance Toys, an organization dedicated to keeping plastic to… Read More »
Clinique The Nutcracker Suite Holiday 2014 Collection is a new timeless collection created in collaboration with the America Ballet Theatre that brings the magic and holiday spirit to your makeup collection this season. The range features two compact… Read More »
Sweet or spicy? Why not both! Vitabath’s festive Holiday Carrier ($9.99) includes a set of four 2oz coordinating body washes and hydrating lotions in its top-selling holiday fragrances: Sweet Pink Peppermint and Spice Is Nice. Perfectly package… Read More »
Color takes over this holiday in a collection of mini kits from M∙A∙C. Objects of Affection Pigments and Glitter ($35 each) come in four shade options: silver and blue, pink and rose, gold and beige, and deep bronze. M∙A∙C Objects of Affectio… Read More »
Celebrate the season with Yankee Candle’s four new rich and festive fragrances: Luscious Plum, Winter Garden, Candy Cane Lane and Angel’s Wings. ($1.99-$27.99). From sweet treats to winter’s splendor, these scents will delight sense… Read More »
It’s a beautiful thing. In the third quarter of 2014, sales of US prestige beauty products increased 6% to $2.4 billion, according to The NPD Group.
Makeup leads 2014 overall prestige beauty sales, with eye, face, and lip products making up th… Read More »
The holiday season is here; time for good cheer, glad tidings and all that—and, for those lucky enough to receive them, year-end bonuses. We all know the meaning of the word, bonus. It’s something given or paid over and above what is due,… Read More »
ELF Cosmetics offers a variety of dazzling yet affordable color cosmetic gift ideas for the holiday season. Creative Director Achelle Dunaway showcases some top sellers from the company’s Fulton Street store in New York City. Read More »