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CBD Company Told to Stop Claiming Products Can Cure Coronavirus

Government agencies continue to call out wellness companies for deceptive marketing during the coronavirus pandemic.

clock April 2, 2020Allison Collins



Nestlé Continues Monitoring Strategic Options for L’Oréal

The Swiss food and drink conglomerate is L’Oréal’s second-largest individual shareholder.

clock March 24, 2020Jennifer Weil

Tom Szaky, TerraCycle


Recycling and Consumer Preference: Quotes From TerraCycle’s Tom Szaky

TerraCycle founder and chief executive officer Tom Szaky walked beauty executives through modernized recycling and reuse initiatives at PCPC.

clock March 13, 2020Allison Collins

cpg, grove, plastic


Grove Collaborative, Roven Go ‘Plastic Neutral,’ to Charge Plastic Tax

The online retailer aims to go plastic-free by 2025 and give the CPG industry a call-to-action.

clock March 10, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

Shelves that held hand sanitizer and hand soap are mostly empty at a Target in Jersey City, N.JVirus Outbreak New Jersey, Jersey City, USA - 03 Mar 2020


Coronavirus Inspires Doomsday-Style Wellness Shopping

“It’s truly apocalyptic”: Consumers are racing to stockpile hand sanitizers and supplements, leaving store shelves empty.

clock March 6, 2020Ellen Thomas

Michael Gould and Sara Moss


Lauder’s Sara Moss Honored by the N.Y. Common Pantry

The company’s vice chairman has supported the organization for the past 25 years.

clock March 6, 2020David Moin

The Tommy Bahama + Boomer Naturals collection.


Tommy Bahama to Offer Wellness Products

The brand has partnered with Boomer Naturals on the collection of creams, oils and gummies.

clock March 4, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

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Tengram Capital Partners to Acquire High Ridge, Owner of Zest and LA Looks

The deal comes at a time when dollar stores are growing and investing in beauty.

clock February 25, 2020Ellen Thomas



Suave Gets ‘Cruelty-Free’ Credentials, as New Debates Loom on Veganism

Unilever-owned Suave is next to go cruelty-free. Elsewhere, the British Retail Consortium launches guidelines on vegan fashion.

clock February 12, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

SmileTime whitening kit


SmileTime Democratizes Oral Care, Offers Vegan-Friendly and Sustainable Whitening Alternatives

SmileTime is looking to expand into lip care and clear aligners and aims for big retailers.

clock February 5, 2020Fiona Ma

Harry's Flamingo products


FTC Seeks to Block Edgewell, Harry’s Deal

“Edgewell’s effort to short-circuit competition by buying up its newer rival promises serious harm to consumers.”

clock February 3, 2020Allison Collins

Gregg Renfrew


Beautycounter’s Gregg Renfrew Testified in Congressional Hearing on Cosmetic Reform

“Congress heard us loud and clear,” Renfrew shared with WWD. “Yesterday’s efforts are moving us in the right direction, and I look forward to continuing to work with members of Congress on this important piece of legislation.”

clock December 6, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

Le Rouge Français lipstick.


L’Occitane Incubator Takes Minority Stake in Le Rouge Français

The French lipstick brand is organic and vegan, with plant-based pigments.

clock December 4, 2019Jennifer Weil



CBD E-commerce Start-up TruPotency Unveils the Reality of the Industry

“There’s no regulation,” said co-chief executive officer and cofounder Angela Kapp, alongside business partner Nate Lipton. “No one is double checking any of the products that are out there.”

clock November 26, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

L'Occitane's Flatiron flagship


Sales and Profits Surge at L’Occitane

Strong e-commerce growth, particularly in China, outweighs softness in Hong Kong.

clock November 25, 2019Bennett Marcus

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