Inside the World of a Reality Star + Beauty Czar

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Beauty Beauty Inc Mobile

Marketing and Promotion

Can You Hear Me Now: WWD Forum Explores Retail Digital Presence

The message about mobile was loud 
and clear at the WWD Digital Summit.

clock October 17, 2014Jenny B. Fine

The self-select model is gaining traction in Japan, where young shoppers eager to play with beauty products eschew the traditional department-store format.

Retail

Prestige Brands Reach New Customers in Japan

The self-select model is gaining traction in Japan, where young shoppers eager to play with beauty products eschew the traditional department-store format.

clock October 17, 2014Kelly Wetherille

From top: Restorsea; OPI; Mineral Fusion; Peter Thomas Roth; Estée Lauder

Products

Shelf Life: All That Glitters

While gold’s effectiveness as an ingredient in beauty products is debatable, its declaration of status is not.

clock October 17, 2014Anna Dysinger

Virginie and Christian Courtin-Clarins photographed in the company’s new headquarters.

Human Resources

Double Major: Christian and Virginie Courtin-Clarins Talk the Family Business

Christian Courtin-Clarins and his daughter Virginie sat down in the family company’s newly minted headquarters to discuss the past, present and future.

clock October 17, 2014Jennifer Weil

Pete Born

Beauty Features

Pete Born Unplugged: To Be Great Again

With modest sales gains predicted for the U.S. prestige market, WWD’s, Pete Born, analyzes what it will take for department stores to thrive again.

clock October 17, 2014Pete Born and Pete Born

Rounding out the brand name, a monster M holds product and a giant A serves as the cash-wrap.

Color Cosmetics

Retail Watch: MAC Introduces Youth Retail Format

MAC is introducing several different formats for its stores, including a youth format.

clock October 17, 2014Rachel Brown

Clockwise from left: Aerin Amber Musk Body Cream, Diptyque Le Bazar du 34 Notebook, Narciso Rodriguez Narciso Scented Lotion, Tom Ford for Men Conditioning Beard Oil in Neroli Portofino, Tom Ford for Men Beard Comb, Byredo Parfums Bal D’Afrique Hand Cream

Products

Lexicon: Fancillary [fan-suh-ler-ee]

A superluxe (and very covetable) addition to an existing fragrance range.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Gina Rodriguez

Human Resources

Girl of the Moment: Gina Rodriguez

The actress is set to steal the small screen this fall with her combination of girl-next-door looks and talent.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Ed Burstell

Beauty Features

Inside the World of Ed Burstell

Burstell has transformed Liberty of London into one of the world’s most-watched retail happenings.

clock October 17, 2014Jenny B. Fine

Beauty Features

Editor’s Letter: Call it a Retail Comeback

“A handful of iconoclasts are devoting themselves to bringing back fabulous shopping experiences,” writes Jenny B. Fine.

clock October 17, 2014Jenny B. Fine and Jenny B. Fine

Anthony Turner, speaking at Creatures of the Wind

Human Resources

In the Beginning: Beauty Insiders Recall Fashion Week Firsts

Who could forget their first? Fashion week, that is. Anna Dysinger travels back in time with some hair and makeup superstars.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Hourglass

Retail

Opening Season: L.A. Brands Venture Into Retail

Rachel Brown visits three hot L.A.-based brands that are branching into retail.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Dineh Mohajer

Products

The Entrepreneurial Edge: Dineh Mohajer of Smith & Cult

The founder of Hard Candy is back with a new venture launching in October, Smith

clock October 17, 2014Anna Dysinger

Steak’ N Shake; Hankering for a burger? Options at Steak ’N Shake range from the Bacon Lovers to the Veggie Melt.

Retail

Retail Safari: The Cannes Chronicles

If you’re up for some extracurricular activities at the TFWA World Exhibition and Conference head to these new hot spots.

clock October 17, 2014Jennifer Weil

London

Marketing and Promotion

Beauty Nation: Hair Trends at LFW, MFW and PFW

Bright hues, natural textures and braids rule the fashion flock for spring.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Isetan Mirror

Retail

Meet the Players: Who’s Who in Japan’s Beauty Retailers

Find out who’s who in Japan’s increasingly competitive self-select channel.

clock October 17, 2014Kelly Wetherille

Jessica Richards; The owner and creative force behind Brooklyn’s Shen Beauty.

Marketing and Promotion

Runway Radar With Jessica Richards

Jessica Richards, the owner of Brooklyn’s Shen Beauty, heads backstage at NYFW to track the trends her customers will be clamoring for come Spring.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Ankita Sancheti

Retail

Shopper Stalker: The Buy Side

Anna Dysinger heads to 60th Street and Lexington Avenue where two retail giants battle for beauty bucks.

clock October 17, 2014WWD Staff

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Mariano Puig Planas

Beauty

Mariano Puig Planas Dies

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Social Studies

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