Logistics Experts On Keeping Shipping Costs Down, Selecting The Right 3PL Partners

If the centrality of logistics to startups wasn’t clear before, the pandemic-stoked supply chain chaos has made it painfully so.  “Inventory is capital, so knowing your inventory and using a tracking system is the...

Gest’s New Drinkable Skincare Supplement Aims To Reduce The Collagen Churn Rate

The majority of consumers who start taking collagen to fortify their hair, skin or nails  abandon the protein before making it all the way through a tub of powder. New wellness brand Gest...

Skintellectual Favorite Stratia Raises $2M From The Body Shop Owner Natura & Co.’s Investment Arm

Skintellectuals spreading the gospel of Stratia have a reason to celebrate. Their favorite brand is very likely to get in the hands of more people soon. Fable Investments, the venture capital arm of Natura &...

Beauty’s New Class Of Lifestyle Brands

When Violette Serrat set out to develop her brand Violette_Fr with 11 stockkeeping units across six categories, including makeup, skincare, haircare and fragrance, not everyone was completely sold on the concept. She recounts an advisor teased her...

The Future Of Color Cosmetics Involves Making Makeup Fun Again, According To Mintel

Makeup took a significant hit during the pandemic, but Sarah Jindal, associate director of global beauty and personal care at Mintel, predicts the future of the category won’t be all doom and gloom. “There have been challenges,...