NEW YORK — Despite tough times for the beauty industry, the indie movement is alive and kicking.
New brands are continually launching into the market —?and Henri Bendel is continuing to serve as an incubator. The retailer holds a semi-annual Beauty Breakfast to introduce the fledgling brands to editors. At the latest edition, held in June, 100 vendors convened to showcase their latest launches to 80 newspaper and magazine editors at what has become a mecca for the newest brands, products, and colors.
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