Perfect Corp’s AR makeup try-on app was named as the official media and broadcast partner for 2018’s Professional Hair and Makeup Expo (PHAME) on Wednesday, with plans for the platform to offer expo-related media in app.
Target Corp’s first-quarter profit came in below analyst estimates as price cuts, higher wages and investments in its online business ate into margins, sending shares down 5 percent in afternoon trade on Wednesday.
Target is the latest retailer to partner with YouCam to launch an augmented reality Beauty Studio experience where customers can try on 88 products from 10 brands including Cover Girl, L'Oréal Paris, and Revlon.
Macy’s raised its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday and reported better-than-expected quarterly and same-store sales, helped by strong international tourism, a new loyalty program and a greater product assortment.
Dollar Shave Club has made a series of veteran executive hires that round out its digital, tech, user experience design and strategy teams. The Marina del Rey, CA-based company has expanded its workforce 25% this year.
United Parcel Service Inc is in talks with at least one U.S. trucking firm to launch an in-home delivery service for large, heavy goods as it looks to cash in on one the fastest growing segments of online retail.