Between the many retailers in the beauty and lifestyle segment, there’s a fierce arms race raging to secure the hottest brands in the market. This rush of newness is a boon for nascent and indie brands, but finding the right retail partner can make all the difference. Join Nader Naeymi-Rad, Lindsey Peterson, VP of Merchandising at Violet Grey, Beautybeez owner Brittney Ogike and Lauren Marmorale, Associate Buyer at Olivela as they pinpoint the unmet needs their concepts are addressing, what they look for when bringing on new brands and identify trends that are gaining steam.
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