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AmorePacific launches selected brands on Amazon

South Korean beauty group AmorePacific has launched two key brands on Amazon’s Premium Beauty store in the US as it looks to build its online presence.

SaSa teams with Boutir to develop personal online stores for sales staff

In partnership with Boutir, SaSa has set up personal online stores for its beauty consultants to provide a new sales channel for customer-facing staff.

Hong Kong beauty chain Bonjour warns of another loss

Bonjour Holdings has warned of a loss as high as US$12 million for the half year to June as it weighs the impact of protest activity and the Covid-19-driven lockdown of the border with Mainland China.

AS Watson opens MoneyBack platform to all retailers and restaurants

Health and beauty retailer AS Watson has opened up its Moneyback loyalty programme to help retailers in Hong Kong promote their businesses for free in preparation for an easing in the coronavirus pandemic.

Dairy Farm, Jardine & Hang Seng Bank launch joint rewards programme, Yuu

Hong Kong’s Dairy Farm Group and partners Jardine Restaurant Group and Hang Seng Bank have launched a loyalty programme covering more than 10 retail brands, called Yuu Rewards.

China stands out in tough LVMH first half year

China proved a standout market in every product category for luxury-goods retail group LVMH in the first half year.

Victoria Beckham Beauty range launched on Tmall Global

Victoria Beckham Beauty has launched a flagship store on Alibaba’s Tmall Global platform, marking the brand’s debut in China.

Shiseido looks to China’s online model for post-pandemic growth

Shiseido is pumping up its e-commerce presence amid a “deep crisis” in the beauty business, looking to its China strategy as a growth model.

Asia outperforms for Groupe L’Occitane as pandemic decimates European sales

Strong sales across Asia and rapid online growth helped beauty-products retailer Groupe L’Occitane contain its sales decline during the June quarter to a comparatively respectable 22 per cent.

Australia’s Ultra Violette chooses Hong Kong for first offshore foray

Sunscreen brand Ultra Violette is to launch its Skinscreens range internationally with The Lane Crawford Joyce Group, its first retailer outside Australia.

Estee Lauder Singapore unveils new Ion Orchard store

Estee Lauder Singapore has reopened its store in the Ion Orchard shopping centre with a completely new design.

AmorePacific launches luxury brand Sulwhasoo into India

South Korea beauty giant AmorePacific has launched its luxury brand Sulwhasoo across India exclusively with Indian retailer Nykaa.