June 12, 2017

What can retailers do to create a better proposition for the New General Market? Where are the opportunities? How can retailers and brands work together to cultivate New General Market consumers and foster their success? These were the key questions executives at the third annual New General Market Summit faced in a series of vendor panel discussions.

June 12, 2017

The Makeup Show NYC in May spotlighted trends that are fueling social media, driving sales and shaping product development.

June 12, 2017

Read about some of the key takeaways from the third annual Drug Store News/Mack Elevation New General Market Summit, held on April 4 in Minneapolis. 

June 9, 2017

Industry leaders talk soulful brands, doing good and operating with purpose at the third annual New General Market Summit. In this special report, DSN highlights the big ideas and best practices that emerged from the event.

June 8, 2017

The natural deodorant company’s products will be available at all Kroger banner stores, and is expanding its presence to all U.S. Whole Foods Market locations.

June 8, 2017
The Sephora Virtual Artist app’s new Cheek Try On service allows users to virtually try on over 1,000 shades of cheek color, including blush, bronzer, contour, and highlighter shades available in single colors and palettes. 
June 8, 2017

DSN editor in chief Rob Eder discusses the importance of purpose to the New General Market consumer, and how it unites the brands connecting most with their customers. 

June 7, 2017

WPP and Kantar Millward Brown’s latest BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands saw L’Oréal Paris take the top spot in the personal care category, with a total brand value of $23.9 billion. 

June 7, 2017

Following the win, the sisters behind Pixiwoo, Sam and Nic Chapman, tweeted out their thanks to Glamour, their communications team and Real Techniques.

June 6, 2017
ECRM said that the combination of the two companies would bring RangeMe’s technology to a larger customer pool and make an impact on how the CPG industry evolves.
 
June 6, 2017

Retiring Revlon CFO Juan Figuereo played a key role in its acquisition of Elizabeth Arden.

June 5, 2017
Procter & Gamble is holding talks with Trian Fund Management, which has a $3.5 billion stake in the company, about the future of its brands, the P&G CEO David Taylor confirmed to CNBC. Taylor called the talks “constructive” and noted, "We are willing to engage. We want to be better.” Trian has been increasing its stake in P&G and the company looks to cut costs by some $10 billion, the report said. (CNBC)
June 2, 2017
Look Nail Color is looking to make nail artistry accessible to more consumers while also offering a selection of 8-free, vegan and cruelty-free nail colors.
June 1, 2017

HDA's Front-end Forum kicks-off with Wendland and Robert Candelora of Retail Insights as the keynote speakers.

June 1, 2017

The SheaMoisture Men’s Beard Care Collection includes four products formulated with maracuja oil and certified organic shea butter.

May 31, 2017

The Women's Choice Award serves as a competitive differentiator in today's cluttered marketplace, the company's CEO stated.

May 31, 2017

As part of the launch, Colgate is continuing its marketing efforts to reach Hispanic consumers with the continuation of its Simplemente Saludable program with celebrity ambassadors. 

May 31, 2017

Though CVS Pharmacy saw the launch of 39 locations within Target stores in Colorado in 2016, the new Parker, Colo. location is the first retail location for the chain, and the first of three planned openings in the Denver area this year. 

May 31, 2017

Effective immediately, Nielsen will begin work on creating exclusive trading areas and a retail defined hierarchy on behalf of Family Dollar.

May 31, 2017
Glamour is set to announce the winners of the YouTuber of the Year award on June 6.
 
May 31, 2017

The three-product Trilogy Body Care line includes pure plant body oil, exfoliating body balm and botanical body wash.

May 26, 2017
While online sales are growing at a fast pace, the beauty products and services retailer isn't slowing down its store growth. It said it will open 100 new stores in its current fiscal year.
May 25, 2017

The company has partnered with Toronto-based ModiFace to offer augmented reality-based product try-on for Estée Lauder’s mobile and web e-commerce platforms.

May 24, 2017

Edgewell Personal Care is taking the fight to its competitors with its latest initiative for its Schick shaving brand. Fox Business reported Wednesday that Edgewell had launched SchickHydro.com, offering a subscription service for refills of its blades that fit Schick razors. (Fox Business)