March 4, 2015

Jaws dropped six years ago when Duane Reade unwrapped its first LOOK Boutique. The concept exemplified what many drug store merchants had only dreamed about — a selection brimming with prestige brands presented in an environment on par with specialty stores.

March 4, 2015

Tooth decay is one of the most common chronic conditions among children in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, with about 20% of children ages 5 years to 11 years old having at least one untreated decayed tooth. The good news is that tooth decay is preventable.

March 4, 2015

Barb Larson has seen myriad changes in her role as division merchandise manager at Walgreens. But what she’s most proud of today is how Walgreens has become more connected to shoppers than ever.

March 4, 2015

The pressure on mass market fragrances has yet to ease due in part to declining sales of celebrity fragrances and a reduction in fragrance innovation. And men’s fragrance is no exception.

March 4, 2015

As part of its quest to be the most loved and shopped beauty destination, Walgreens offers an array of its “owned brands.” These chain exclusives fill in gaps in assortments or offer tremendous value, according to Kina Guyton, Walgreens director of beauty owned brands.

March 4, 2015

Do you truly understand the dimensions of cosmetics consumer behavior and how these dimensions impact brand choices, outlet shopping patterns and attitudes toward the category overall? That was the focus of a webinar presented in February by consumer analytics company TABS Group.

March 4, 2015

To be sure, Walgreens started out on its Go Big in Beauty mission before its partnership with Boots began in 2012. But Boots, with its rich portfolio of beauty brands certainly helped ‘kick’ things up a notch or two.

March 3, 2015

Feminine care brand Always continues its mission to build girls' confidence at puberty via the Always #LikeAGirl campaign.

March 3, 2015

Target further expands its beauty portfolio with new line of hair care products for adults and little ones.

March 3, 2015

Competition between beauty brands and services, and even experiences like vacations and entertainment, is altering the beauty landscape as nearly 6 million fewer women in the United States shopped for beauty in 2014, according to the NPD Group.

March 2, 2015

RB’s footcare line Amope is taking on New York and partnering with supermodel and "The Fab Life" co-host Chrissy Teigen to give Grand Central Terminal a makeover, turning it into a fairytale-inspired pedicure station.

 

March 2, 2015

Mark Hill Salon Professional, which was developed by British celebrity hairstylist Mark Hill, has secured its first partnership since its U.S. introduction in 2013.

March 2, 2015

Unilever to expand portfolio by acquiring a British skin care brand. The deal is expected to close in May.

February 27, 2015

Christie Brinkley's new anti-aging skin care collection to help defend against Infrared damage.

February 27, 2015

Dickinson's Original Witch Hazel on Friday launched a gentle cleansing wipe solution. 

February 27, 2015

Following the creation of the Beachwaver Pro rotating curling iron, celebrity hairstylist Sarah Potempa has introduced her latest innovation in hair styling.

February 27, 2015

Van der Hagen Enterprises launches its new all-in-one shaving cream and moisturizing after-balm at Rite Aid.

February 25, 2015

Kohl’s is looking to further establish itself as a go-to beauty destination with the addition of a new spa-oriented skin care brand.
 

February 25, 2015

Unilever’s Dove Dry Spray Antiperspirant has teamed up with Rocksbox, a jewelry subscription company, to reward women for sharing beauty advice.

February 25, 2015

Pharmacists will play a key role in educating consumers on Rite Aid's new exclusive skin care line.

February 25, 2015

As Target says goodbye to a "year of transition," executives are eager to rise up and sharpen their focus on five priorities.

February 24, 2015

Hamacher Resource Group identified the five front-end growth categories for independent pharmacy. 

February 24, 2015

Irish Spring unveils new signature line for men and develops an interactive tool so guys can analyze their signatures.