CVS Launches Online Order Pickup Service, Tests Digital Beauty Tools And Carefully Scales BeautyIRL Format

Convenience reigns supreme in the era of post-pandemic shopping. CVS is leaning into that in a big way this year. In May, the nation’s largest drugstore chain quietly rolled out its first store-wide buy-online-pickup-in-store (BOPIS) service to 4,000...

Macroeconomic Concerns, Amazon’s Troubles And Gen Z Beauty Spending: A Look At April’s Big Retail News

As Americans’ march back to stores picked up pace in April, e-commerce sales continued to decline from their pandemic peak—and even big e-tail players like Amazon felt the effects of the swing to retail. Despite the e-commerce sales...

Growth Forecasts, Media Networks, Fast Delivery Services And Earnings: A Look At March’s Big Retail News

Even as inflation and international conflict continue to assert upward pressure on consumer prices, the retail industry is forging ahead. Bolstered in the United States by the recent dip in coronavirus infections that has customers shopping in stores...

Sephora Deepens Its Commitment To CBD Beauty With New Endcaps Focused On The Ingredient

Is CBD beauty passé? Not according to the industry’s marquee prestige retailer, Sephora. The beauty specialty chain is deepening its commitment to the hemp-derived cannabinoid with new CBD Skincare endcaps at 180 locations nationwide.

Target Is Playing In The Sexual Wellness Category In A Much Bigger Way With New Brands And Products

Further cementing its reputation as a mass retail trailblazer, Target is stocking up on sex stuff.  The big-box chain has added several new offerings to its existing sexual health category online and in stores,...

At Plastic-Free British Brand Nuddy, Bathroom Essentials Definitely Aren’t Boring

On a visit to her local grocery store in the United Kingdom during the height of the 2020 lockdown, Nuddy founder Kassi Emadi noticed the shelves had been picked clean of hand soap. A couple of weeks...