India's multibillion-dollar skin lightening industry has come under fire after a popular Bollywood actor lashed out at India's obsession with fair skin and highlighted a persistent bias against darker faces.
John Lewis is taking a deep dive into a new approach to seasonal customer marketing and is launching a summer-long campaign focusing on British life, design and culture. Brands taking part include Mulberry and Hunter.
It's a busy time for Gwyneth Paltrow's lifestyle brand Goop. Amidst a flurry of activity this week, the brand is also hosting a one-day pop up in Manhattan this Saturday to showcase its latest fragrance.
Procter & Gamble, maker of Ariel detergent and Gillette razors, reported an 8.3 percent fall in third-quarter profit, hurt partly by a slowdown in consumer spending in the United States and a stronger dollar.
European Union lawmakers voted on Tuesday to ban online retailers from treating consumers differently depending on where they live, impacting e-commerce sites like Amazon and Zalando as well as music streaming services.
Cosmetics brands can take years to gain a coveted spot at mega-retailer Sephora. But Pretty Vulgar will be launching its first-ever collection at the beauty behemoth, and already has the buzz on social media to match.
The actress and lifestyle guru will hold Goop's first In Goop Health Conference in Los Angeles, which will include a full day of high-end wellness treatment and celebrity appearances. Tickets will range from $500-1,500.
A British beauty start-up founded by a former glossy magazine editor has secured £3.5 million in funding from Unilever’s venture capital operation and has plans to expand to further UK cities as well as abroad.
L’Oréal-owned cosmetics brand The Body Shop has launched a £10m, three-year digital transformation strategy in a bid to revamp its online appeal. As part of this, it has launched a new mobile-first e-commerce site.