Indie Beauty Stalwart In Fiore Succeeds With Steady Growth

In Fiore is one of the original indies. Founder Julie Elliott foresaw a demand for luxury natural beauty products long before it came to fruition. To take advantage of heightened consumer interest today, she’s maneuvered her brand through retailer...

Beauty Independent Publisher Nader Naeymi-Rad Has Big Plans For The Future

With 90 days now under our belt, Beauty Independent decided to engage in some self-reflection. The beauty business publication is the brainchild of Indie Beauty Expo (IBE) co-founder Nader Naeymi-Rad. As he...

J. Crew Catches The Indie Beauty Bug

What goes better with a J. Crew blazer than a swipe of bright lipstick and perfectly polished nails? The proprietor of preppy is completing women’s outfits by moving into makeup, skincare and nail lacquers, a rite of retail...

Independent Beauty Brand Champion Rachel Brown Is Just Getting Started

Rachel Brown loves a good story. In just 90 days, the editor in chief of Beauty Independent has created an online content destination known in the entrepreneurial community for candidly chronicling the successes and...

Indie Beauty Sales Surge On Black Friday And Cyber Monday Fueled By Heavy Discounting

In the bargain blitz that is Black Friday and Cyber Monday, indie beauty companies duked it out for dollars with steep discounts and gift sets that drove sales, but left brands and retailers curious about the implications of...