Can Small Beauty Brands Succeed At The Huge Hudson Yards Development?
In the biggest private development in the biggest city in the country, can small beauty retailers and brands contend for customer dollars amid well-known and well-heeled names that have spent gaudy sums to secure spots in the 1-million-square-foot The Shops & Restaurants at Hudson Yards? Certainly, upstart beauty retailers and brands, real estate ...
Prima Primes The CBD Market With The Launch Of Its Educational Platform
After raising nearly $3.3 million in venture funding last month, Prima is launching a digital magazine and educational platform designed to help consumers understand the role hemp products can play in self-care. Prima co-founders Christopher Gavigan, Jessica Assaf and Laurel Angelica Myers are employing the content before commerce strategy for the CBD brand ...
“The Tenoverten Of The Southeast”: Clean Nail Salon The Water Room Opens In Charleston, Plans To Expand Elsewhere
Eight years ago, a visit to New York nail salon Tenoverten left an indelible impression on Jessica Morse, the Charleston, S.C.-based clean beauty and wellness influencer behind the blog Bare Beauty. “Not only was it nontoxic, but it was elevated in every way,” she says. “You could get in and out fast. ...
Target Becomes Clean Beauty’s Biggest Champion Yet
Target has added a trendy new label to its merchandise mix: clean. The big-box chain is the latest retailer to define the term “clean” and indicate products adhering to its definition with a clean icon. Target’s green and white clean icon, which is starting to appear on its website this month before delineating products ...
Neiman Marcus Goes Niche With Curated By Shen Concept At Its Hudson Yards Location
The Neiman Marcus shopper is no stranger to beauty’s most luxurious legacy brands, from La Mer to La Prairie. But, with today’s opening of the Neiman Marcus’ new 188,000-square-foot Hudson Yards location, the high-end retailer’s clientele will be introduced to emerging stars of beauty and wellness through the Curated By Shen shop-in-shop ...