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EXCLUSIVE: Thinx Period Panties Launch at Target, CVS

The innerwear brand, which makes feminine hygiene apparel products, is expanding into mass retail with a lower-priced collection.

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Snowstorms, Power Outages, Frigid Temperatures Impacting Retailers and Consumers in the U.S.

In addition to store closures, deliveries and COVID-19 vaccination appointments are also being impacted by the storm.

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Reflecting Consumer Demand, Beauty Retailers Showcase Wellness, Sustainability and Diversity

“Wellness has been incorporated into everything,” says The Detox Market’s director of brand partnerships, Elena Severin.

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Beauty Features

Inherent Bias in the Black Beauty Aisle?

Walmart, Walgreens and CVS say they’ll stop locking away beauty products aimed at Black shoppers — retail experts say the practice was always a bad idea.

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A boarded up Zara in New York.


Vandalism Leaves Retailers Fearful and Uncertain on Reopenings

Nationwide, retailers are assessing property damages and lost merchandise and anxiously re-examining plans for phased-in reopening of stores closed due to COVID-19.

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Beauty Features

CVS Gets Serious About Stress Relief Products

The drug chain is expanding its “Calm & Comfort section” featuring weighted blankets, aromatherapy and anxiety-reducing supplements.

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Handling the E-commerce Surge

With work-from-home culture taking over, e-commerce is stepping into the commerce spotlight.

clock March 20, 2020Kellie Ell

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Retail’s Need to Be Everywhere

From online to stores to rental to international, the omnichannel is the biggest growth driver.

clock January 6, 2020Kellie Ell

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Arts and Crafts Company Michaels Taps Walmart Exec

Ashley Buchanan, chief merchandising and chief operating officer for Walmart U.S.’s e-commerce business, will be president and chief executive officer designate of Michaels, starting Jan. 6.

clock December 27, 2019Kellie Ell

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Beauty Features

Beauty Executive Moves: Judy Sansone to Retire, George Coleman Named Chief Merchant at CVS Health

Also, a new Kate Somerville ceo.

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Beauty Features

Norman de Greve on the CVS Beauty Strategy

Unaltered images are the forefront of the retailer’s messaging to consumers.

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ICSC’s Tom McGee Muses on Malls and ReCon 2019

The real estate exec sees the convergence of physical and online contributing to a retail renaissance.

clock May 20, 2019Sharon Edelson

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WWD Digital Beauty Forum: Connecting With Glamsquad

The in-house styling service offers the personal touch.

clock February 26, 2019Kellie Ell

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Nature’s Bounty Debuts Beauty Gels at Ulta Beauty

Beauty supplements from vitamin companies could be the impetus to drive more sales to mass market doors as the business approaches $8.5 billion by 2020.

clock January 29, 2019Faye Brookman

NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 24:  (L-R) Andrew Stanleick, Ayesha Curry, Norman de Greve, and Katie Couric participate in a panel discussion as CVS Pharmacy unveils new beauty aisles featuring Unaltered brand partner 2019 beauty campaigns on January 24, 2019 in New York City.  (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images for CVS Pharmacy) *** Local Caption *** Andrew Stanleick;Ayesha Curry;Norman de Greve;Katie Couric

Beauty Features

Ayesha Curry Headlines CVS Panel on Positive Beauty Representation

CVS revealed the images from brands partnering with its Beauty Mark initiative along with an expert panel talking about the importance of positive beauty imagery.

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