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M&A key theme in beauty in 2016

M&A was a key feature of the beauty market in 2016. Major groups looked to inject creativity,...
January 16, 2017

The need to stay relevant

Looking back on 2016, there is one trend that stands out strongly: the need to stay relevant...
December 14, 2016

Buying growth has its price

This week saw Coty make another acquisition, with the proposed purchase of hairstyling appliance brand ghd for...
October 18, 2016

Digital and targeting millenials

Most honest executives would admit that they are still struggling with digital and reaching millennials. Part of...
September 19, 2016

More acquisitions in beauty

Another week and another few brands change hands in beauty. The big news last week was the...
July 5, 2016

A changing Chinese market

L’Oréal ceo Jean-Paul Agon has commented several times about the fast pace of development in today’s market...
April 13, 2016

Growth of unisex fragrances

It looks like the re-emergence of the unisex fragrance trend is set to be around for some...
April 12, 2016

Growth in niche

It’s no secret that the niche and high-end fragrance market is attracting more attention from brands and...
March 30, 2016

Niche fragrance still growing

The niche fragrance market is still hot. Last week, Estée Lauder Companies (ELC) announced that it had...
March 1, 2016
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