W3ll People Receives Minority Investment From Credo Backer NextWorld Evergreen
W3ll People aims to reach more people with help from new investor NextWorld Evergreen. The San Francisco-based private equity firm that backs beauty retailer Credo, coffee roaster Peet’s Coffee & Tea and tea purveyor Kusmi Tea has acquired a minority stake in the Santa Fe-based natural makeup brand founded almost a decade ago ...
This Indie Beauty Brand Attended The Oscars On The Fingers Of Greta Gerwig
Audrey Siu, the daughter of Vietnamese immigrants, added to the diversity celebrated at the Academy Awards on Sunday. The Seattle resident wasn’t there in person, but the mauve blush shade her brand Veque created in collaboration with J.Crew was on the fingers of director Greta Gerwig, whose film “Lady Bird” was ...
Fytt Beauty Translates Green Smoothies From Juice Bars To Skincare
One of the biggest beauty mergers in recent years has paired beauty with health and fitness. Fytt Beauty has been the beneficiary of that merger and a pacesetter moving it forward. Launched by Southern California-based beauty industry veterans and husband-and-wife Kevin Vu and Kellie Chen less than a year ago, the brand courts wellness-oriented ...
Le Prunier Scores Plum Retail Placements At Credo and Anthropologie
Le Prunier is having a fruitful season of expansion.  The organic beauty brand based around plums grown on a Sutter County, Calif., farm started by the great-grandfather of its sister founders Jacqueline, Allison and Elaine Taylor has landed on the physical shelves at Credo and virtual shelves at Anthropologie. Le Prunier launched ...
I.O. Beauty Market Enters E-Commerce With A Focus On Beauty Inside And Out
I.O. Beauty Market goes beyond the superficial. The new e-tailer from Dixie Lincoln-Nichols curates a selection of inner and outer beauty solutions to meet shoppers’ well-rounded personal care and home needs. I.O. Beauty Market has kicked off with 10 brands, including Agent Nateur, The Beauty Chef, The Honey Pot Company and ...