Cosmetics brand Amkiri has announced that it has developed a scented 'ink' infused with fragrance, designed to be applied to the skin using specific applicators, allowing wearers to craft colorful scented body art.
The ‘Beast from the East’ as the recent snowstorm was dubbed in the UK may have dented sales at stores in February but it contributed to a 13.1% growth rate at webstores, according to the latest eRetail Sales Index.
Next has been facing tough times and its annual results on Friday illustrated that very clearly. It expects those tough times to continue but total sales for the current financial year are predicted to rise 1%.
According to a report released by Signifyd on Tuesday, total losses of online retailers due to e-commerce fraud rose 7% in 2017, with the beauty and jewelry industries suffering some of the largest increases.
John Lewis must be hoping for a big sales uplift in the current week as it opens it 50th department store today at Westfield London. But for last week, it saw a total company sales increase of only 2% to £206m.
Beauty products maker Coty Inc has launched an $8 billion (5.7 billion pounds)-equivalent debt refinancing, banking sources said, after paying billions to acquire brands that appeal to younger consumers.
Fragrance brands are getting inventive as they try to win over younger consumers, leading to creative initiatives such as Chloé's immersive experience at French mall Les 4 Temps or Kenzo and Guerlain's online campaigns.