Boohoo continued its impressive run in the last months of 2017 with its main brand, as well as PrettyLittleThing and Nasty Gal, all powering ahead globally. Can surging growth continue? The company thinks it can.
Vlada Haggerty, Smashbox “lip editor in chief”, filed her complaint in federal court in California last week, alleging that LVMH-owned Make Up For Ever copied her lip art in the logo for its new Lustrous cosmetics line.
Upmarket beauty retailer Space NK enjoyed strong trading in the year to 25 March 2017, with turnover rising 11.4% to £96.4 million as a result of continued consumer interest in luxury skincare, beauty and fragrance.
Counter Brands LLC has announced that Mousse Partners Ltd, a single-family venture-capital office, has made a strategic investment in the clean beauty company. Capital will go towards developing strategic initiatives.
Analysts are gloomy about Debenhams' prospects after a downward spiral of markdowns hurt Christmas season profits. And speculation about faster job cuts and store closures has followed its trading update.
The importance of Selfridges as a shopping destination, and London as a focus for global shoppers, has been underlined as Decorté says it will debut key products through the store before its core Asian market.
A last-minute surge in high street shopping in the week leading up to Christmas wasn't enough to rescue December trading. That’s the message from the latest BDO UK high street sales tracker that was released on Friday.