The Hut Group, owners brands including Coggles, Lookfantastic and AllSole, has reported £1.6 billion of revenues for the financial year 2020, with an operating loss of £481.8m, driven by one-off costs from investment and acquisitions.
Demand for colour cosmetics in England, Wales and Scotland bloomed in March as shoppers started to prep themselves for the easing of lockdown restrictions and a return to offices and socialising.
Newly re-opened The Body Shop locations across England and Wales are championing sustainable shopping with beauty product refill stations and an environmentally-centred relaunch of the brand’s iconic Body Butter range.
Consumers are continuing to return to retail destinations on the first week of non-essential retail reopening, with fashion and beauty retailers seeing high footfall and large queues.
House of Fraser has launched a new Beauty Event designed to drive Beauty Hall loyalty and uptake of its Recognition reward card.
Selfridges' iconic yellow bags dominated Oxford Street yesterday, with customers desperate to return to the upscale department store as non-essential retail reopened.
Revolve Beauty has launched the first in what will be a monthly series of new beauty boxes following the success of its box initiative over the festive period.
Alex Trower is to retire from her role as executive vice president (EVP) of Global Communications at The Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) after 13 years with the beauty and cosmetics giant.
TheIndustry.fashion visited London's iconic Oxford Street to see how shoppers reacted to non-essential retail reopening for a the first time this year, with beauty and
The much talked about pent-up demand was evident this morning as shoppers flocked to the reopened shops – with footfall up to 10am across all UK destinations up +218.2% week on week.
Newly re-opened hair and beauty salons across England and Wales are juggling significant pent-up demand for treatments and services with new allergy and patch testing guidelines.
Lush has re-opened 88 of its stores and six Lush Spas in England and Wales today, with a raft of new safety measures and tech innovations in place.
Many salons are reporting they are fully booked for up to six weeks despite "everybody wanting an appointment on April 12". The reopening of hairdressers in England will come as a relief to many, but pent-up demand means a wait of up to another six weeks to secure an appointment.
Frasers Group will open the doors of the first brand new Frasers store when non-essential retail is permitted to reopen in England on Monday 12 April.
Ning Li is a globally renowned entrepreneur and made his name in the world of business founding the disruptive online furniture retailer Made.com.
Selfridges has today unveiled its new window displays down London's Oxford Street, four days ahead of the department store reopening.
Debenhams has announced that its stores in England and Wales will reopen on Monday 12 April for the businesses final closing down sale, as it
UK haircare brand Umberto Giannini has achieved global certification as a B Corporation, joining the growing ranks of businesses pursuing purpose alongside profit.
Marks & Spencer has outlined its plans for non-essential retail reopening in England and Wales on Monday 12 April, preparing staff and visitors for a one-way road to normality.
Dermalogica is rolling out a new training and digital partner programme to help skincare therapists boost their profitability and offer more superior salon and digital experiences.