Walgreens Boots Alliance

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Beauty Features

At Mass, Private-Label Brands Looking More Like Power Players

Mass retailers are delivering trend-driven house brands that look anything but generic.

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NYX Beauty on the Go

Color Cosmetics

NYX Launches App to Duplicate In-store Experience

New app captures the essence of the digital playground in NYX stores.

clock September 14, 2017Faye Brookman

Beauty Features

Lessons Learned at New York’s Story Will Translate Into Mass Retailing

For Coty, Story is a learning lab that will live on in brick-and-mortar and online retail partners.

clock September 11, 2017Faye Brookman

Color Cosmetics

Sally Hansen Brings Chrome-Effect Nails to Mass Market DIY Consumers

Sally Hansen plans more limited-edition collections inspired by social media to stir up nail color sales.

clock August 9, 2017Faye Brookman

Sleek MakeUp's GlowDown between Miss Fame and Sonjdra Deluxe.

Color Cosmetics

Sleek Makeup Puts Influencers and Drag Queens to the Challenge

The GlowDown consists of a series of four challenges where participants craft unique makeup looks.

clock July 28, 2017Faye Brookman

Rendering of Soap & Glory's Soaper Station

Products

Walgreens Inks Deal With Fareva to Manufacture Private-Label, Owned Brands

The business plans to speed up its product strategy.

clock July 25, 2017Allison Collins

Sleek Makeup is rolling out to select Walgreens doors.

Color Cosmetics

Walgreens Gets Sleek

Sleek Makeup is a pioneer in beauty trends including contouring and matte lipsticks.

clock July 18, 2017Faye Brookman

A Walgreens location in New York.

Financial

New Walgreens, Rite Aid Deal Ups Northeast Presence

Walgreens will pay a $325 million termination fee to Rite Aid because of the cancellation of the original transaction.

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Walgreens added a beauty club as part of its loyalty program.

Financial

Walgreens Earnings, Sales Increase in Q3

The business announced a new merger agreement for Rite Aid that voids its plan to sell certain locations to Fred’s.

clock June 29, 2017Allison Collins

A Walgreens location in New York.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Walgreens Announces New Deal With Rite Aid

The $5.18 billion transaction will be paid for in cash.

clock June 29, 2017Jennifer Weil

Sleek MakeUP

Color Cosmetics

Sleek Makeup Set for U.S. Debut

Fast-growing brand in the U.K. will launch online at Ulta Beauty.

clock June 1, 2017Faye Brookman

Beauty Features

Felix Strand Promoted to President at Pixi

Strand, who grew up in the family business, has helped push digital strategies.

clock May 24, 2017Faye Brookman

Walgreens added a beauty club as part of its loyalty program.

Beauty Features

Omnichannel Isn’t an Overused Word, Retail Execs Say

Beauty executives from Walgreens, Ulta Beauty and Cos Bar outline their retail strategies and the importance of e-commerce at a CEW Insider panel.

clock May 24, 2017Allison Collins

NACDS gathered at The Phoenician Resort in Scottsdale.

Beauty Features

NACDS: Natural Is the New Normal

Top mass-market executives headed to the desert to plan growth strategies for the future built around healthier beauty options.

clock May 1, 2017Faye Brookman

A Walgreens location in New York.

Financial

Walgreens Upgrades Its Beauty Offering in the U.S.

The business expects a better beauty offering to be in almost 3,000 U.S. doors by the end of this summer.

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