The Pierre Fabre Group, which is behind brands like Avène and Klorane, has unveiled its Green Impact Index, a tool destined to provide users with information on the environmental and societal impact of its cosmetics.
As predicted, Vestiairedecopines.com finished 2011 by obtaining new investors. The site now includes Balderton as shareholder. Its objective: to become an international player. A name change is also in the works.
Firms that block sales of their products on the Internet could be breaking EU rules, an adviser to Europe's highest court said on Thursday, a view that would loosen luxury brand owners' grip on their image.