Global Category Manager Amy Jargo Pulls Back The Curtain On Whole Foods’ Whole Body Department
For natural beauty brands, 487-unit Whole Foods Market has been one of the primary stages for gaining national exposure, building relationships with compatible consumers and generating sales on a broad scale. It’s been a standard-bearer for ingredient scrutiny – it doesn’t allow more than 400 ingredients of concern under its premium body care guidelines ...
Meet The Grandmother Behind Super Chic New Zealand E-Tailer Mooma
In the age of Amazon and globalization, it can be rare to encounter things that are really special, but Rose Miller tries hard to unearth them for customers of her year-old Wellington, New Zealand-based multi-category e-tail concept Mooma. She gravitates to goods that have compelling stories, values and creators behind them. “When I ...
Integrity Botanicals Cultivates A Luxe Clean Beauty Shopping Experience That Clicks With Consumers Online
Terri and Marc Hall, the husband-and-wife team behind eco-luxe e-tailer Integrity Botanicals, launched their website in 2011 as a side endeavor while pursuing respective freelance fashion design and wealth management careers. The seminal natural beauty book “No More Dirty Looks,” a gift from Terri Hall’s sister, shook their beauty beliefs to ...
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 ...
From Toronto To Miami, Prestige Beauty Curation Ain’t Nothing But A Gee Thing
For the four women behind cult beauty studio-cum-boutique-cum-cosmetics line Gee Beauty, offering the best in prestige beauty to devoted clientele is a family affair. Co-founded by mother Miriam Gee and one of her daughters, Natalie, with Natalie’s sisters Celene and Stephanie in the roles of creative director and director ...
Credo’s Joshua Pierce: Dallas Is Embracing Clean Beauty
The television show “Dallas” cemented the beauty stereotype of the city’s women as favoring big bouffants and shellacked faces. While longtime resident Joshua Pierce admits the cliché might characterize some locals, he proclaims a completely different look is taking hold in modern Dallas. “We are seeing a lot of really balmy skin,” says the ...