Retailers and brands should think of how consumers naturally use technology and work that into physical stores, Gerantabee says.
The store — complete with space for makeup applications and product testing — is slated to open this fall.
JAB has eased its way out of the luxury business over the past 12 months, but retains a stake in Bally.
The former Coty ceo is expected to become supervisory board chairman of HBC’s German and Belgian department store chain.
Coty is also focusing on China, where it’s making products tailored to the Chinese consumer.
This is a new role at Coty Inc. and a new appointment to the executive committee.
SkinGenie is an example of how technology is changing the consumer experience in beauty.