Ann Taylor’s New Beauty: Enters Category to Help Reignite Growth
Along with several other growth initiatives on the drawing boards, AnnTaylor Stores Corp. now sees the beauty business as a major opportunity. Perhaps that’s why its upcoming fragrance is called Possibilities.
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Boots the Chemists is polishing up its beauty offer. The Nottingham, England-based health and beauty retailer this month inaugurated Boots Premium Beauty Concept, an assisted self-service format that includes prestige and niche brands and services.
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