Beauty Forced to Confront Racism

clock 16hAlexa Tietjen and Allison Collins and Ellen Thomas


Voices of Fashion's Black Creatives on the Work to Be Done

clock 23hAndrew Shang and Victor Vaughns Jr. and Thomas Waller and Luis Campuzano and Emily Mercer and Rosemary Feitelberg


Bottega Veneta Taps Designer Matthieu Blazy

clock 9hMiles Socha

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CEW Fight for Female Founders initiative

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CEW Unveils Fight for Female Founders Initiative

The campaign aims to invigorate founders during the coronavirus pandemic.

clock May 22, 2020James Manso

Cristina Scocchia.

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Kiko’s Chief on Returning to a ‘Better Normality’

Cristina Scocchia believes industries and society will evolve in a more socially responsible, sustainable and meritocratic direction.

clock May 8, 2020Sandra Salibian

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Intercos Gets 350 Million Euros Financing

The Italian cosmetics giant is back in the midst of IPO rumors.

clock January 16, 2020Sandra Salibian

Kim Chi Chic

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EXCLUSIVE: NYX Cosmetics’ Toni Ko Launches Bespoke Beauty Brands

The company, which focuses on partnering with influencers to launch niche beauty brands, will release Kim Chi Chic — a collection with “RuPaul’s Drag Race” contestant Kim Chi — on Oct. 16.

clock September 30, 2019Ryma Chikhoune

Cristina Scocchia.

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CEO TALKS: Cristina Scocchia on Kiko’s Turnaround, Future Strategies

Kiko’s chief executive officer maps out the company’s priorities to turn the Italian beauty player into a global powerhouse.

clock May 14, 2019Sandra Salibian

Carlotta Jacobson:

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CEW Honors Beauty’s Emerging Leaders

CEW’s Top Talent Honorees discuss what’s next in beauty.

clock April 11, 2019Jenny B. Fine

Perfect Corp. YouCam Beauty 3.0

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WWD Digital Beauty Forum: Beauty 3.0 With AI and AR

The beauty industry ushers in a new era with artificial intelligence and augmented reality.

clock February 26, 2019Kellie Ell

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Italian Beauty Business Consolidates Its Positive Trend

Cosmetica Italia’s preliminary data shows national cosmetic industry’s sales reaching 11.2 billion euros in 2018, forecasting a further 2.6 percent growth for this year.

clock February 7, 2019Sandra Salibian

Kanebo The Exceptional


Kao Corp.’s Profit and Sales Grow in 2018

The company has made efforts in optimizing its brand portfolio and restructuring its business segments.

clock February 4, 2019Kelly Wetherille



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Beauty companies donate black lives matter


Beauty Companies Donate to Black Lives Matter

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