Country Reports

China analysis 2011

Despite regulatory hurdles, China’s beauty market continues to grow at breakneck speed. BW Confidential analyzes brand and...
May 13, 2011

Germany market analysis

The German market is looking up, with consumers spending again and prestige retailers embarking on new initiatives...
May 3, 2011

UK market analysis

BW Confidential analyzes brand and retail initiatives and consumer sentiment in the UK’s beauty market   Beauty...
April 6, 2011

Prestige retailing in Brazil

Growth of the internet, the expansion of pharmacies and the entry of Sephora are likely to boost...
March 23, 2011

Brazil beauty analysis 2011

Brazil’s beauty category continues to boast high growth rates and retail is improving, but many obstacles remain....
March 23, 2011

Mexico market analysis

Mexico’s beauty market continues to see encouraging growth and looks set for a shake-up in prestige retailing...
January 25, 2011

China’s luxury market

    The International Luxury Business Association held a conference in Paris in December 2010 to evaluate...
December 18, 2010

Vietnam market analysis

Developments in retail and infrastructure are driving growth in beauty in the country, but the market still...
December 7, 2010

China spa market analysis

The Chinese spa market is in full expansion mode, but many challenges remain     The spa...
November 24, 2010

South Korea market watch

The country’s beauty consumers continue to spend, while foreign brands take a larger share of the market...
March 3, 2010

China in figures 2008

Key data on the Chinese beauty market     China C&T sales by category $bn 2003-2008  ...
September 3, 2009
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