Accessories News



Saks’ Glam Gardens Turns Beauty Into Floral Shows

Saks Fifth Avenue intends to put some bloom on its fragrance business on May 3 when the store kicks off its Glam Gardens promotion designed to turn beauty departments throughout the chain into floral shows.

A view outside a Kohl's store.

Kohl’s Introduces Beauty Brands Without BeautyBank

The department store is developing a larger beauty concept filled with a broader mix of national brands.

Brazil’s Beauty Market Up 11 Percent

Brazil’s beauty market, the world’s third largest, grew 11 percent in 2014 as Brazilians continued to buy cosmetics with gusto, despite anemic growth in the overall economy.


Advent Seeks Buyer for Douglas

The perfumery chain is being valued at more than 3 billion euros.

Altchek MD

Altchek MD Coming to Kohl’s, Harmon Stores

The beauty field continues to get more competitive. A case in point is the expansion of derm brand Altchek MD into Kohl’s department stores and Harmon/Bed Bath & Beyond.

Credo Targeting Natural Beauty Segment

The natural beauty segment is getting a retail concept of its very own.

Bluemercury: 1707 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

Macy’s Completes Bluemercury Acquisition

Purchase made for $210 million in cash.

Babor Enters Retail With Hamburg Flagship Store

The Aachen, Germany-based skin-care company opened a flagship store in Hamburg this month, its first ever.

An assortment of Soap & Glory's color cosmetics.

Soap & Glory Goes Masstige

The brand, which founder Marcia Kilgore sold to Boots in November for an undisclosed sum, will be distributed more broadly by the end of the year, but retailers and price range have yet to be determined.