Accessories News



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.

Sephora bag

Sephora Launches Contouring App

Sephora and fledgling beauty firm Map My Beauty are teaming up to offer customers a mobile app that gives personalized instructions for facial contouring.

Katia Beauchamp

Birchbox’s Katia Beauchamp: Digital a Key Driver

For Katia Beauchamp, cofounder and co-chief executive officer of Birchbox, digital is a key driver behind her business’s success.

Marita Burke and Dorthy Grouios

Mecca’s Marita Burke Talks Digital Strategy

When it comes to its digital strategy, Australian retailer Mecca lives by a key concept: adapt or die.