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Health & beauty

Health & beauty Archives

South Korea’s beauty store network shrinks for first-ever time

The number of big-name retailers’ beauty stores in South Korea declined for the first time in 2020 as more customers tur...

French heritage perfumery Henry Jacques makes Hong Kong debut

Hong Kong is the brand’s third destination in Asia after Singapore and Kuala Lumpur.

VIDEO: Thankyou’s Daniel Flynn on ‘daring to step out’ with No Small Plan

Thankyou MD Daniel Flynn shares an insight into the company's major social campaigns and how it has upped its game on su...
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Here’s how Who Gives a Crap is rolling into 2021

When toilet paper unexpectedly became a hot commodity in 2020, Who Gives A Crap acted quickly. Co-founder and CEO, Simon...

How bots are driving a transformation in customised beauty

Customised beauty is becoming increasingly important to online shoppers, and beauty bots are filling the gap.

Mary Kay names new Asia Pacific regional president

After joining Mary Kay as counsel for Asia Pacific in 2002, Wang became chief commercial officer last year.

Chemist Warehouse toys with IPO

The pharmacy giant's path to a public listing isn't exactly straightforward.

Retail appointments of the week

Former FCA chair Bruce Billson takes on new role; Macy’s announces management shakeup; Estée Lauder appoints senior vice...

“We’re on a journey”: Thankyou unveils plastic-free collection

After exiting the bottled water market last year, Thankyou is revisiting its sustainability initiatives to offer better ...

Estee Lauder to take controlling stake in Ordinary parent Deciem

"Whilst these changes impact our ownership, nothing will be changing for us at Deciem," says CEO.