Backstage at Jean Paul Gaultier, Haute Couture Spring Summer 2020, photographed in Paris on Jan 22,2020.

Fashion Scoops

Jean Paul Gaultier Taps New General Manager

Antoine Gagey has succeeded Sophie Waintraub in the role.

clock January 31, 2020Jennifer Weil

From left: A model wearing a look from Botter’s fall 2020 collection, Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh

Mens Designer Luxury

Botter Makes Paris Debut With ‘Couture-Meets-DIY’ Men’s Line

A year after their debut at Nina Ricci, Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh are bringing their men’s wear label Botter to the Paris runway.

clock January 15, 2020Joelle Diderich

The Alchemist Atelier pop-up

Beauty Features

Puig Futures Explores the Nespresso of Perfume and Zero-Plastic Beauty

José Manuel Albesa explains the inner workings of the innovation platform.

clock November 5, 2019Jennifer Weil

The Alchemist Atelier pop-up


EXCLUSIVE: The Alchemist Atelier Aims to Reinvent Bespoke Fragrance

The brand is opening its first pop-up in Paris, where people can make their own scents and purchase the Scent Creator device.

clock June 12, 2019Jennifer Weil

A fragrance from Paco Rabanne’s Pacollection.

Beauty Features

Paco Rabanne’s Pacollection Seen as Game-Changer

The fragrances were conceived by the house’s creative director, Julien Dossena.

clock May 17, 2019Jennifer Weil

Daniel Lalonde

Human Resources

SMCP Executive Daniel Lalonde Joins Puig Board

The SMCP ceo joins Jordi Constans and Manel Adell on the board of the family-owned Spanish fragrance and fashion firm.

clock May 14, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Paco Rabanne's 1 Million


Puig Profits Rise 6% in 2018

The Spanish fragrance and fashion house’s sales remained stable last year.

clock May 9, 2019Jennifer Weil

Queendom is about empowerment

Beauty Features

Digital Download: Queendom Set to Shake Up Fragrance Industry

It’s the first direct-to-consumer brand incubated by Puig Futures, and is fronted by illustrations of notable women.

clock April 23, 2019Jennifer Weil

Kama Ayurveda

Mergers and Acquisitions

Puig Strikes Beauty Deals in India, Colombia

The company has bought minority stakes in Kama Ayurveda and Loto del Sur with a view to expanding them.

clock March 12, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Backstage at Nina Ricci RTW Fall 2019, photographed in Paris on March 1, 2019.

Fashion Show Reviews

Nina Ricci RTW Fall 2019

Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh made a quietly confident debut as the house sets sail on a new course.

clock March 1, 2019Joelle Diderich

Sillages Paris

Beauty Features

What to Watch: Focus on Fragrance

Beauty companies will continue homing in on newfangled ways to experience perfume.

clock January 3, 2019Jennifer Weil

Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh

Fashion Features

EXCLUSIVE: Rushemy Botter and Lisi Herrebrugh Named Artistic Directors at Nina Ricci

José Manuel Albesa, Puig’s president of brands, markets and operations, discussed a revolution at Nina Ricci among other company-wide developments.

clock August 29, 2018Joelle Diderich and Jennifer Weil

Bastien Daguzan of Paco Rabanne


CEO Talks: Paco Rabanne’s Bastien Daguzan on Marrying Fragrance and Fashion

As the Space Age brand celebrates its 50th anniversary, the executive explains how its new One Rabanne policy will unify the two branches.

clock July 31, 2018Joelle Diderich

Prada Infusion de Rose

Beauty Features

European Beauty M&A Activity Heats Up

Rumors that Prada and Puig would end their fragrance and cosmetics partnership reached a crescendo.

clock July 25, 2018Jennifer Weil

Prada Infusion de Rose

Beauty Features

Prada and Puig Said Parting Ways

The Spanish group has held the license for the Italian fashion company’s fragrance and beauty business since 2003.

clock July 24, 2018Jennifer Weil

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