Prestige Department Store Bloomingdale’s Launches Sexual Wellness Assortment Online

Bloomingdale’s is the latest national retailer to get serious about sex. The department store, a division of Macy’s Inc., has launched a sexual wellness category on its website featuring...

Grove Collaborative’s Strict Brand Criteria Are Designed To Foster A More Ethical CPG Industry

Last year, Grove Collaborative CEO and co-founder Stuart Landesberg told Inc. magazine he reached out to 176 firms and was rejected after 75 pitches before finally landing $6.7 million in series A funding for the natural home...

Longtime Beauty PR Pro Robin Tolkan-Doyle Launches Fair Trade E-Commerce Site Beautyologie

In March last year, as the pandemic took hold in the United States, longtime beauty public relations professional Robin Tolkan-Doyle had to scramble to return to the country from India, where she was on a trip she’d dreamed...

Violet Grey Prepares To Launch Its Own Products, Hires Former Vogue Beauty Director Sarah Brown For Key Role

One of beauty’s most luxurious retailers is preparing for post-pandemic power moves. As reported by Business of Fashion, Violet Grey has appointed former Vogue beauty director Sarah Brown...

Whole Foods Veteran Maren Giuliano Joins Erewhon To Guide The Beauty And Wellness Assortment

Maren Giuliano has returned to shaping selections in the natural grocery channel. She’s joined Erewhon, the Southern California mini chain known for its organic prepared food, cold-pressed tonic bar and loyal shoppers that The New York Times...

Credo And MOB Beauty Create Pact To Help Solve The Beauty Industry’s Recycling Problem

Before municipal recycling existed and way before MOB Beauty was created, former MAC chief chemist and managing director Victor Casale was involved in a Back-to-MAC program incentivizing customers to return at least six pieces of packaging in...