June 23, 2016

A pair of entrepreneurial moms from Colorado are finding success in the personal care products industry after creating a toxin-free line of kid's hair products made with plant-derived ingredients that are also GMO-, gluten- and allergen-free and come with an attainable price tag. (CNBC)

June 23, 2016

Global Beauty Care, a N.Y.-based wholesaler of skin care products, and Australian-based company InnovaDerma won top awards this month at ECRM’s 2016 Skin, Bath, Cosmetics & Fragrances show.

June 22, 2016

The new app taps into the product databases on boots.com with iPad, and uses its analytics to enable colleagues to easily make recommendations to customers as well as view item location and online inventory.

June 22, 2016

Headquartered in New York, Snow Phipps has overseen the deployment of over $1.7 billion of private equity capital and co-investments in 17 platform investments and over 25 add-on acquisitions since inception.

June 21, 2016

In addition to the 2,900 stores which will stock a wide assortment of healthy foods by year end, another 360 stores will receive significant additional enhancements to the layout of food, beauty and OTCs.

June 21, 2016

ModiFace, which creates augmented reality technology for the beauty and medical industries, has launched the world's first conversational beauty adviser for Facebook Messenger.

June 21, 2016

There's a new brand coming soon to the nail care aisle, and this one is all about Southern California.

June 21, 2016

The latest nail craze all started when YouTube nail artist Cristine Rotenberg was challenged by her fans and followers to paint her nails with every single nail polish color she owns (more than 100 coats over 12 hours). She did it, and the results are three-dimensional and inspiring others to follow suit (Cosmopolitan).

June 20, 2016

Is your organization aligned with your top customers? What is valuable in the eyes of the retailer is very different today than it was yesterday. With that in mind, Drug Store News and Mack Elevation Forum will co-host the next edition of the jointly produced 10X Thought Leadership Series, “The Growth Summit – Ideas That Matter,” Aug. 5 in Boston, at the historic Villa Victoria Center for the Arts.

June 17, 2016

The report noted that 58% of Gen Z consumers would choose in-store purchases over online in order to see and feel the product, while 50% look to avoid shipping costs and 43% want to get the products faster.

June 17, 2016

Patrick O’Brien, CEO of beauty and personal care products company Paris Presents, has been named the 2016 EY Entrepreneur of the Year in the Retail and Consumer Packaged Goods category in the Midwest.

June 16, 2016

Galderma, the makers of Cetaphil, is unveiling a limited-edition product display in partnership with the Children's Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) and Camp Wonder, an initiative of the CSDF at 1,500 CVS stores. 

June 16, 2016

Revlon announced late Thursday that it would buy Elizabeth Arden for $14 per share in cash, or about $870 million.

June 15, 2016

Natural skin care brand Mumsie is re-launching its website to be more social-friendly and offer more information for consumers.

June 15, 2016

Over two days, HRG covered the factors pivotal to the success of independent pharmacies based on assessments they’ve conducted over the years.

June 15, 2016

Popular beauty-box company Birchbox is suspending its plans to open physical stores as the retailer tells The Wall Street Journal that an increase in competition and a chill in venture capital has left it short on cash. (The Wall Street Journal)

June 14, 2016

Superstar singer, entrepreneur, model and actress Rihanna has unveiled the second fragrance in her namesake RiRi collection. 

June 10, 2016

Sephora and other retailers are ramping up efforts to monetize millennial-friendly mobile platforms, including Kik, Snapchat and others. (Bay Area News Group)

June 9, 2016

Iconic performer Celine Dion is planning to launch a new lifestyle collection in 2017 that includes beauty and other personal care products.

June 9, 2016

There's a new beauty line at Rite Aid that aims to offer the best of nature at an affordable price with sustainably sourced and produced products. 

June 9, 2016

Procter & Gamble's Secret brand is hosting an unprecedented Facebook Live event to showcase new data regarding the way millennials feel about stress in their lives. 

June 8, 2016

Personal care products brand Steripod has expanded the distribution for its market leading clip-on toothbrush protector.

June 7, 2016

Watch highlights from a roundtable discussion at Drug Store News and Mack Elevation’s New General Market Forum, featuring insights from Walmart’s Jody Pinson and a host of CPG executives about how they are rethinking the category experience. 

June 7, 2016

One of America's leading hair care brands is teaming up with R&B/Soul band LION BABE to help curly-haired women embrace summer.