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Marko Lens

The Interview: Marko Lens, Founder of Zelens skincare

In 2005, renowned skin ageing expert Dr Marko Lens launched the Zelens skincare brand – a trailblazing marriage of botanical power and skin science.

Mojo Skin & Hair enters UK skincare market ahead of US...

British men’s grooming and styling brand Mojo Skin & Hair has entered the UK skincare category with the launch of two new premium products.

The Hut Group reports full-year losses due to acquisitions and investments

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.

Makeup demand soars as shoppers move from “Zoom to groom”

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.
Body Shop Refill Station

The Body Shop backs store re-openings with sustainable innovations

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.

TheIndustry.fashion LIVE: Shoppers continue to visit Westfield Stratford in retail reopening...

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 Beauty

House of Fraser launches Beauty Event to reward loyal shoppers

House of Fraser has launched a new Beauty Event designed to drive Beauty Hall loyalty and uptake of its Recognition reward card.

In Pictures: Selfridges celebrates first day of retail reopening

Selfridges' iconic yellow bags dominated Oxford Street yesterday, with customers desperate to return to the upscale department store as non-essential retail reopened.

Revolve kicks off monthly beauty box scheme with Spring Essentials

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

Estée Lauder Companies EVP of global comms Alex Trower to retire

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 LIVE: Shoppers descend on Oxford Street as non-essential retail reopens

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
Westfield Stratford, April 12th

Footfall rockets over 200% as UK retailers reopen

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.
Hair salon

Hair and beauty salons navigate new allergy testing challenges

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.
Designer Outlet

New £160m Designer Outlet destination opens in West Midlands

McArthurGlen has opened Designer Outlet West Midlands - its seventh UK destination and 26th globally, following a £160m investment.

Lush re-opens stores with array of new safety innovations in place

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.

Hairdressers working 12-hour days to cope with demand as salons reopen

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.

Inside the first brand new Frasers store in Wolverhampton

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.

PODCAST: Ning Li, Typology Founder

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 unveils its new window display ahead of reopening

Selfridges has today unveiled its new window displays down London's Oxford Street, four days ahead of the department store reopening.

Debenhams stores to reopen for final closing down sale

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