It was standing room only Thursday night at the Cosmetic Executive Women’s Beauty Retail Revolution presentation featuring Shannon Curtin, divisional vice president and general merchandising manger of beauty and personal care at Walgreens, Chance Wales, director, category leader Health & Beauty for Amazon.com in the U.S. and Karen Grant, vice president and global beauty and industry analyst for The NPD Group. Jill Scalamandre, the chief marketing officer of StriVectin and Nia24 moderated the panel.
The three speakers reviewed what’s currently happening in the market as well as predictions for Christmas. Each also provided a glimpse into the future.
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