Procter & Gamble, maker of Ariel detergent and Gillette razors, reported an 8.3 percent fall in third-quarter profit, hurt partly by a slowdown in consumer spending in the United States and a stronger dollar.
Cosmetics brands can take years to gain a coveted spot at mega-retailer Sephora. But Pretty Vulgar will be launching its first-ever collection at the beauty behemoth, and already has the buzz on social media to match.
European Union lawmakers voted on Tuesday to ban online retailers from treating consumers differently depending on where they live, impacting e-commerce sites like Amazon and Zalando as well as music streaming services.
The department store chain, which has had a partnership with the beauty retailer since 2006, announced it will open 70 new Sephora inside JCPenney locations and expand 32 of its existing Sephora outposts.
A British beauty start-up founded by a former glossy magazine editor has secured £3.5 million in funding from Unilever’s venture capital operation and has plans to expand to further UK cities as well as abroad.
On Thursday, Anglo-Dutch agri-food and cosmetics giant Unilever published the 1st Q revenue result, up 6.1% within a market defined as "challenging", and reiterated its confidence about reaching its annual targets.