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Cosmetic Promotions Celebrates 25 Years

As Joann Marks celebrates the 25th anniversary of her company, she uses that bird’s eye view to identify — and help solve — major challenges mass beauty chains face.

Zsuzsi Evans, Meg Black

Joli Beauty Bar to Launch in Soho

Joli Beauty Bar, a freestanding on demand makeup and hair studio, looks to offer approachable services.

Fortnum & Mason Beauty Floor

Fortnum & Mason Revamps Beauty Floor

Fortnum & Mason unveiled its new beauty hall this week, a tranquil, 7,000-square-foot space designed by London firm Waldo Works as a modern take on a Georgian ladies’ salon.


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.