Pharmaca’s Prescription For A Thriving Beauty Business Involves An Integrated And Expert Approach
In a drugstore landscape dominated by enormous chains, 29-unit Pharmaca stands out for its longstanding integrative take on wellness. The Porchlight Equity Partners-owned company is dedicated to sustainable and good-for-you brands, and is serious about staffing with serious experts who are naturopaths, herbalists, nutritionists and aestheticians. A year-and-a-half ago, Pharmaca veteran Mary Catherine ...
Mandust Is Out To Naturally Address Sweaty Parts In More Parts Of The World
Mandust isn’t settling. The body powder specialist is expanding across its home country Canada, where it recently entered The Truth Beauty Company, and setting its sights on the U.S. The good news for the talc-free alternative to Gold Bond as it spreads is that perspiration isn’t limited to a single geographic region, ...
Clean Cosmetics Brand Kosås Receives Financial Investment From CircleUp Growth Partners
Los Angeles-based clean color cosmetics brand Kosås has received a minority investment from institutional fund CircleUp Growth Partners. The capital will be used to enlarge distribution domestically and internationally to fuel the brand’s sales. “I was ready to share my point of view on ...
Lena Rose Retail Buyers Reveal First-Impression Product Favorites From IBE Dallas
Indie Beauty Expo returned to Dallas last week for a sophomore trade show in the city that featured more than 70 emerging brands. Retail buyers from the likes of Whole Foods, Neiman Marcus, Forty Five Ten, Ricky’s NYC, Walmart.com, TJX Cos. Inc. and Lena Rose roamed the floor at trade show venue ...
U.K. Retailer Holland & Barrett Gets Behind Clean Beauty With Online And Offline Campaign
Holland & Barrett, the U.K.’s largest health and wellness retail chain, is putting its muscle and money into bolstering clean beauty with a new in-store, digital and print campaign. The centerpiece of the campaign is a video developed by the agency Re: production showing glamorous models appearing to eat shampoo, moisturizer, shower gel ...