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L'Oréal Paris to stage show during Paris Fashion Week

L'Oréal Paris to stage show during Paris Fashion Week

For Paris Fashion Week, L'Oréal Paris will stage the fourth edition of its fashion show in the heart of the French capital. The event, scheduled on October 3, is open to the public and will be broadcast in 30 countries.
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Ulta celebrates Black voices in beauty with launch of Muse 100

Ulta celebrates Black voices in beauty with launch of Muse 100

The Bolingbrook, Illinois-based cosmetics retailer has unveiled the Muse 100, an initiative that recognizes and awards grants to 100 trailblazing Black voices working in different fields of the beauty industry.
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Chinese make-up market to reach US$8.9 billion by 2025

Chinese make-up market to reach US$8.9 billion by 2025

China's make-up market is projected to grow from US$5.9 billion in 2020 to US$8.9 billion by 2025 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 8.3 percent through 2025. 
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L'Occitane International names André Hoffmann as new CEO

L'Occitane International names André Hoffmann as new CEO

There's been a change in leadership at L'Occitane International. After 25 years at the head of the beauty group, Reinold Geiger has handed the reins over to André Hoffmann. 
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UK consumers serious about skincare, centre:mk report shows

UK consumers serious about skincare, centre:mk report shows

​UK consumers - women and men - are serious about their beauty regimes, Milton Keynes shopping mall centre:mk confirms in a new survey of 2,000 adults. It found that the average spend is almost £400 a year on skincare. 
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Hut Group sales soar again, THG Beauty to be listed separately

Hut Group sales soar again, THG Beauty to be listed separately

The Hut Group continued to go from strength to strength in the first half of the year with group revenue rising almost 45% to £958.8 million year-on-year, and rising 95% compared to the first six months of 2019 (2YoY).
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"Star performers" boost prestige make-up sales in UK - NPD

"Star performers" boost prestige make-up sales in UK - NPD

Make-up may have struggled as a category in the pandemic, but certain key products within it are outperforming as society works its way back to normal.
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Beauty products supplier Knowlton targets over $3 billion valuation in U.S. IPO

Beauty products supplier Knowlton targets over $3 billion valuation in U.S. IPO

Knowlton Development Corp said on Tuesday it was looking to raise up to $857.14 million through a U.S. initial public offering, valuing the manufacturer for beauty, personal and home care brands at more than $3 billion.
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Katherine Power's Merit beauty brand secures $20 million investment led by L Catterton

Katherine Power's Merit beauty brand secures $20 million investment led by L Catterton

The minimalist beauty brand launched by Who What Wear co-founder Katherine Power earlier this year has announced that it has completed a $20 million Series A funding round led by LVMH-backed L Catterton.
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Britain's Tesco joins refillable revolution with in-store trial

Britain's Tesco joins refillable revolution with in-store trial

Britain’s biggest supermarket group Tesco launched a trial on Monday that allows customers to buy beauty products in reusable packaging, amongst others, part of its strategy to cut plastic waste.
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L'Oréal names Emmanuel Goulin head of luxury division in Italy

L'Oréal names Emmanuel Goulin head of luxury division in Italy

Formerly the general manager of L’Oréal’s travel retail division for Asia-Pacific, Emmanuel Goulin has replaced Luca Guillot Boschetti as head of the group’s luxury division in Italy.
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Italian cosmetics group Intercos aims to go public this year

Italian cosmetics group Intercos aims to go public this year

Italy’s biggest make-up supplier Intercos has dusted off plans to list on the Milan stock exchange and is looking to launch its initial public offering in October or November, three sources said on Thursday.
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Fashion and beauty creative agency Bluedog announces growth-driven restructure

Fashion and beauty creative agency Bluedog announces growth-driven restructure

​Bluedog Productions, the UK-based global creative, retail and experience agency, has announced a “growth-driven restructure to match client demand and new client wins”.
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Beauty Pie raises $100 million in new funding round

Beauty Pie raises $100 million in new funding round

Luxury beauty buyers' club Beauty Pie announced on Wednesday that it has closed a Series B financing round of $100 million, bringing its total funding to date to approximately $170 million.
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Rituals Cosmetics to make Milton Keynes debut at centre:mk

Rituals Cosmetics to make Milton Keynes debut at centre:mk

Retail destination centre:mk Milton Keynes is to add its fourth new beauty-related brand to its retail roster this year. Rituals Cosmetics is to open a new store this year, marking its debut in the region.
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Britain's e-health & beauty sales are soaring this year

Britain's e-health & beauty sales are soaring this year

​The pandemic's lockdowns confirmed two things: UK women upped their self-care game and they bought more beauty products digitally. Online health & beauty-related sales in the first half of this year jumped 223%.
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