Eight Hot Takes From Indie Beauty Brand Founders And Retail Buyers Speaking At BeautyX Retail Summit
From CBD to inclusivity and DTC to temporary stores, retail buyers and beauty entrepreneurs speaking at the BeautyX Retail Summit on Monday in Dallas touched upon several significant forces shaping the contemporary beauty industry. They didn’t shy away from tough topics like product failures and the complicated road to retail success, but underscored ...
Indie Beauty Expo Producer Launches Uplink Live To Connect Manufacturers, PR Firms, Logistics Companies And More With Indie Brands
Indie Beauty Media Group will connect the backend of the beauty industry with front-end entrepreneurs at a new event called Uplink Live running Aug. 21 to 22 alongside Indie Beauty Expo New York. Uplink Live is designed to be a one-stop shop for emerging brands to discover vendors such as public relations ...
Why Sarah Otto Went Back To The Drawing Board To Reimagine Her Dream Skincare Brand
Sometimes you have to start over, even when you just started. After working in dermatology for six years as a nurse practitioner, Sarah Otto identified what she thought was a gaping hole in the skincare segment. “People came into the office with common skin issues, but they couldn’t find a concise product line incorporating ...
Sons And Daughters Aren’t Purchasing Beauty Products For Mother’s Day. What Should The Beauty Industry Do?
Americans are forecast to spend a record $25 billion on Mother’s Day purchases. That’s up from $23.1 billion last year, according to an annual survey from the National Retail Federation. On average, people plan to shell out $196 for their moms, a splurge compared to the $180 they devoted to her last year. ...
Anthology Of Independent Beauty Reveals Buyers’ And Consumers’ Favorite Brands From IBE Berlin
If the recent New York Times spotlight on G-Beauty wasn’t sufficient evidence that it’s on the rise, Indie Beauty Expo Berlin attendees’ fascination with Germany’s burgeoning beauty business verifies that the country is a hot commodity on the beauty scene. Post-expo survey results show German brands were the favorite ...
High-End Supplement Brand Movita Organics Moves Into Beauty And Prenatal Offerings
Tonya Lewis Lee, founder and chief creative officer of vitamin brand Movita Organics, isn’t going to sell you on a miracle pill. “I’m not a quote unquote expert. I’m just like every other woman trying to figure it out,” says the entrepreneur, advocate for minority women, wife of director of director Spike Lee ...