RIDGEWOOD, N.J. — Pharmaceutical giant Hoffman-LaRoche has been stealthily monitoring the global skin care market.
Philippe Burnham, director of business development, Metric Inc./Roche Consumer Health, speaks as easily about the product lines at Boots as the holistic mind-body approach embraced by traditional Asian brands. For the past three years he has been visiting stores and testing products to help Roche fine-tune its own unique retail concept for the U.S. “We really wanted to understand the landscape,” he explained.
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