Fair Trade Beauty Destination Beautyologie Partners With Boutique On First Brick-And-Mortar Concept

A year from its launch, Beautyologie, the online beauty marketplace for fair trade and ethically formulated products, has expanded into its first permanent brick-and-mortar location. 

Shopify’s Mistake, Amazon’s Struggles, Recession Fears And IBMG’s Live Show: A Look At July 2022’s Big Retail News

Airplanes are full, and nobody seems to want patio furniture. The U-turn in United States consumer spending from goods to services has thrown retailers for a loop. Add in wallops of stubbornly high inflation, a generally rocky economy...

Thrive Market Steps Into Private-Label Beauty With The Launch Of F.a.e.

Thrive Market, the direct-to-consumer members-only retailer aiming to disrupt the $100 billion online grocery industry, has launched its first private-label beauty brand. F.a.e., which stands for “for all everywhere,” features...

As The Economy Contracts, Dollar General Forges Ahead—And Beauty Is At The Forefront

From the playbook of when there’s a loser, there’s always a winner, Dollar General is readying for growth as gross domestic product in the United States has slipped in two consecutive quarters, unofficially plunging the economy...

Amazon Had A Big Prime Day And Indie Beauty Brands Did, Too

Defying low expectations heading into Amazon Prime Day last week, it was reportedly the biggest sale event ever in the e-tail giant’s history. Over 300 million items were purchased worldwide during the two-day event,...

As Consumers Trade Down, CVS Trades Up With Premium Skincare

CVS is the latest mass-market chain to add a splash of class.  The drugstore company has unveiled Skin Care Center, a new shop-in-shop it’s trialing in three...