Adit Retailer Spotlight: Bluemercury’s Pandemic Evolution

Bluemercury is entering a new era. On Monday, Maly Bernstein, former VP of e-commerce at CVS, took over the CEO reigns from Marla Beck, who, with her husband Barry, started the beauty specialty chain with a single...

New E-Tailer Project Byouty Presents Conscious Beauty Brands To Middle Eastern Consumers

Project Byouty founder Amy Wilkinson-Lough was working in the music industry in Dubai when her father received an unexpected cancer diagnosis. “I flew to the U.K. and, like you do when someone you love is really unwell,...

August 2021 Beauty Retail News At A Glance

The tide rose for beauty retail in August. With the market heating up, retailers raised their forecasts and set previously announced plans into motion. In the United Kingdom, the trend of consolidation continued. Both in the U.K. and...

Hair Extensions Brand Glam Seamless Opens West Hollywood Salon

Glam Seamless has arrived in California.  The hair extension brand has partnered with experiential retail specialist The Lionesque Group to create a luxurious and intimate 2,000-square-foot West Hollywood salon-cum-retail location...

Former Luxury Lingerie Execs Launch Online Pleasure And Intimate Care Shop Afterglo

When two women who came up through the world of luxury lingerie launch a sexual wellness e-commerce website, you know it has the potential to be beautiful. Montreal-based Afterglo doesn’t disappoint. 

Alpha-H Founder Michelle Doherty’s Daughter Jamee Parker Creates Australian Beauty E-Commerce Platform

Jamee Parker thinks the Down Under should be a top dog in the beauty industry—and she’s created a new e-commerce platform to help it get there. Launched in December, A-Beauty carries 30 Australian brands, including Bare Skinfood,...