Walgreens Boots Alliance has published its 2017 Corporate Social Responsibility Report, and revealed that its Boots chain has hit its carbon reduction target three years ahead of schedule, cutting emissions in established Boots stores by 33 percent.
L’Occitane has confirmed the figures released in a trading update at October’s close with the announcement of its interim results for the first half of fiscal 2018. Sales were up 1.1 percent at constant rates (down 0.6 percent at actual rates) to reach €548.2 million. Like-for-like sales increased 2.3 percent.
Online beauty retailer, allbeauty.com has come out on top of a ranking of UK online shopping services conducted by consumer champion Which?, according to a report published by Gears of Biz.
L’Oréal has unveiled a variety of initiatives in order to participate in Alibaba’s annual 11.11 Global Shopping Festival, adopting the ‘New Retail’ initiative for the Chinese market and working to merge both its online and offline shopping experiences.
Beauty subscriber service Birchbox has launched a London-based pop-up store that builds on its successful New York and Paris standalone pop up store concepts.
UK-based Sephora fans have had their hopes raised many a time, as reports circulate about possible store openings across the country. The latest is that the LVMH-owned perfumery chain is set to open a store in Nottingham.
Holland & Barrett has announced a new campaign, launched in association with leading beauty brands, that will see the health food retailer clear its shelves of skin care products containing parabens, SLS or microplastics.
Coty has announced that it has completed the acquisition of the exclusive, long-term global license rights for Burberry Beauty, luxury fragrances, cosmetics and skin care.
Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) has expanded the position of Olivier Bottrie to Global President, Travel Retail and Development, which will see him overseeing the strategic development of the company’s retail stores globally.