American Eagle Outfitters will start selling cannabidiol (CBD)-infused personal care products in the U.S. later this year, entering a market that has seen booming demand among the apparel retailer’s core younger clients.
As probiotic ingredients prove to be a key trend in skincare, indies specialising in the field are increasingly in the acquisition spotlight and UK-based Aurelia has just been bought by Hong Kong’s Health & happiness.
Innovaderma, the company behind makeup label Stevie K and Skinny Tan, has announced plans to launch its brands in new territories and branch out into new categories after seeing a 21% increase in revenue in 2019.
Acquisition-hungry online beauty and wellbeing retailer The Hut Group continues its pursuit of world domination as sales and profits soar. Group revenues grew 24% to £916m in 2018, while gross profit was up 31%.
UK health and beauty retail giant Boots is phasing out plastic bags from its stores with the aim of being plastic bag-free by next year. It's starting in 53 stores with unbleached paper bags now being offered.
Gaiam, the New York-based company's yoga lifestyle brand, will launch a line of specialty bath and personal care products, marking the brand’s first foray into the natural personal care and wellness market.
Harrods has officially opened a revamped beauty hall as part of an ambitious three-part makeover of its beauty department. Once completed, the beauty hall will spread across 90,000 sq ft over five floors.