Susan Stone

Sephora in Berlin.

Beauty Features

Beauty Clicks Anew in the German Market

New brands and online retailers are exciting consumers as they embrace beauty trends.

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Beauty Features

Mining France, Germany and Italy’s Beauty Businesses

WWD went behind the scenes to find what makes them tick.

clock March 16, 2018Sandra Salibian and Susan Stone and Jennifer Weil

Ambergreen by Oliver & Co. Perfumes

Fragrance

Duftstars Awards Honor Cartier’s Mathilde Laurent and More

The German fragrance industry toasted the best perfume releases of 2016 at its yearly prize ceremony.

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Colors for matte lipgloss wait to be blended by makers.

Color Cosmetics

Essence Does DIY Beauty in Berlin

German budget cosmetics brand Essence launched a make-it-yourself makeup pop-up shop with mix-your-own lipgloss and customized nail polish.

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Winners, finalists, and judges at The Art and Olfaction Awards in Berlin.

Fragrance

Institute for Art and Olfaction Brings Awards and Scent Summit to Berlin

Olfactory innovators gathered to discuss the creative uses of scent, and awarded prizes to global creators of independent, artisan and experimental perfume works.

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A Douglas Perfumeries product.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Douglas Buys Spanish Perfumery Chain Bodybell from H.I.G. Bayside Capital

The Spanish perfumery chain holds more than 200 stores and two online shops.

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Symrise headquarters in Holzminden, Germany.

Financial

Symrise Net Profits Rise 7.7% in 2016

Company sales were boosted by demand in emerging and mature markets.

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Products from Nivea, Eucerin and La Prairie.

Financial

Beiersdorf Profits Rise 8.3% in 2016

Effective cost efficiencies helped the company’s income advance last year.

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Birkenstock Natural Care  Natural Ageless Nightcream

Skin Care

Birkenstock Steps Into Skin Care

The iconic German footwear brand has created a natural cosmetic line based around the lifting effect of cork oak extract.

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The Charlotte Tilbury counter at KaDeWe in Berlin.

Color Cosmetics

Behind the Mask – Charlotte Tilbury Hits German Market, Sets Sights on Middle East

The makeup-artist led brand is broadening both its market reach and product range, with a new sheet mask.

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Hair-care products from Schwarzkopf Professional.

Financial

Henkel Q4 Profits Decline 13.4%

The German consumer goods company marked a record year in 2016 for both sales and earnings.

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Aeance Collection 02 was created in collaboration with designer Steven Tai.

Activewear

Aeance Makes Strides With Steven Tai

The premium activewear brand’s next collection gets a colorful kick from the London-based designer.

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Beiersdorf's Vincent Warnery

Human Resources

Warnery Named to Beiersdorf Executive Board

The French executive will be responsible for Eucerin, Hansaplast and La Prairie.

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Mykita Studio 1.2

Eyewear

Mykita Gets Creative With Studio Collection

The Berlin-based eyewear firm is launching distinctive capsule collections that allow its design studio unrestricted creative freedom.

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Dawid Tomaszewski RTW Fall 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Dawid Tomaszewski x Patrizia Aryton RTW Fall 2017

The Berlin-based designer worked with the Polish premium women’s retailer to create a “greatest hits” collection.

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A shield style by Atelier Swarovski, designed and produced by Marcolin.

Accessories

Eyewear Sales Veer Toward High Luxury, Contemporary

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