German Henkel, which owns brands like Fa, Persil and Pritt, has appointed Ivan de Jonghe as its new Benelux president. He will also become the Beauty Care retail division's general...
Boobs-’n-Burps, a Belgian chain of breast-feeding stores, has acquired its French competitor mamaNANA. Although mamaNANA currently only has a web shop, Boobs-’n-Burps is considering adding physical stores to its French...
Medi-Market has opened its first (para)pharmaceutical supermarket, with some 7,000 healthcare, cosmetics and skincare products in the Belgian city Charleroi.
Perfumery chain Douglas has launched a German ad, which will run until the end of the year and which lets customers order the product instantly.
American luxury cosmetics brand Forever Flawless has opened its second Belgian store, in Antwerp. Ladies visit the shop to try out new things, but also go to a VIP room for...
German Henkel, which owns brands like Persil and Schwarzkopf, has had an organic 2.3 % turnover growth in its third quarter. The growth was fueled by the emerging markets, where...
German Beiersdorf's shares have been given a tremendous boost after Nivea's German parent company had revealed that it will probably reach its 2014 forecast.
French cosmetics chain Sephora aims to open some 100 new stores per year for the next 5 years. That way, it hopes to achieve its ambition of a 10 %...
French luxury group Chanel will sell its cosmetics brand Bourjois to perfume manufacturer Coty in return for 4.2 % of the American company's shares. In total, Chanel will get 15...
Cosmetics firm Lush has rented an 880 sqm store on Oxford Street (London) and it will become Lush's largest store in its 20-year history.
It has been revealed that Liz Bennett, co-founder of Lush, had left the company in May. She pulled out of the company that has become known for its hand-made cosmetics.
American cosmetics group Elizabeth Arden has finally found a new investor, which was needed after a record dive in turnover in its last quarter. In the past quarter, it has...