News

“We thought, instead of carving out money for marketing and being a smaller upstart, we’ll put money into formulas so we can...serve that same lipstick that retails for upward of $40 and charge $6 to $8.” Drew Barrymore, Flower Beauty

Beauty

Industry Leaders Talk Challenges and Transformation at WWD’s CEO Beauty Summit

Drew Barrymore, a born-again beauty marketer, topped a list of global cosmetics industry leaders who gathered in Palm Beach, Fla., to debate the challenge of adapting to fundamental transformation.

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Benefit launch party in Las Vegas.

Beauty

Benefit Launching 45-Item Brow Makeup Collection

Benefit is releasing a massive 45-item brow makeup collection next month and held a major launch event last Friday in Las Vegas.

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“It’s kind of addicting, managing an inanimate object where you and the car become one.” James Hinchcliffe

Men's

Indycar Driver James Hinchcliffe Returns to Racing

Indycar driver James Hinchcliffe has overcome a life-threatening accident to return to the racing circuit.

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Underwear by Malan Breton.

Men's

Malan Breton Moves Into Underwear

Malan Breton is hopping into the men’s underwear category.

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Beauty

Latest Becca x Jaclyn Hill Collaboration Did $3.5 Million in Sales with Online Launch

Becca x Jaclyn Hill Champagne Collection Face Palettes and Shimmering Skin Perfector Liquid Champagne Pop sold out in the first two hours.

– May 26, 2016

A Sears store front.

Retail

Forrester: Sears Wins at Omnichannel Experience

Forrester Research rated the struggling retailer as the best among U.S. retail chains for its omnichannel experience.

– May 26, 2016

Galvanin low pressure ERSP dryers.

The Markets

Meridian’s $8 Million Bet on Made in America

The specialty yarn manufacturer is building a new facility in Valdese, N.C., that will feature a new generation of technology, machines, controls and robotics.

– May 26, 2016

Claire's

Retail

Claire’s Widened Its Q1 Loss

The company said North America comps were down 0.8%, but down 12.7% for its European stores.

– May 26, 2016

Taraji P Henson in Stella McCartney.

Fashion

Crystal + Lucy Awards 2016 Honorees to Include Taraji P. Henson, Natalie Dormer

Women in Film’s annual Crystal + Lucy Awards will honor Taraji P. Henson, Natalie Dormer and more on June 15.

– May 26, 2016

Josh Helman

Eye

Actor Josh Helman Talks ‘X-Men: Apocalypse’

Australian actor Josh Helman talks “X-Men: Apocalypse,” out Friday.

– May 26, 2016