Remember the cliché about the worthlessness of a hill of beans? Well, nobody is laughing now, particularly the keepers of corporate P&Ls.
Much has been written about cost increases, primarily in the consumer products industry, but beauty has also suffered strains from topsy-turvy price increases for key ingredients grown by farmers on the other side of the world, and even outbreaks of scarcity. Beauty is learning a few lessons in the true meaning of sustainability.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)