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Health & beauty

The Iconic launches wellness portal
The online marketplace has launched a number of new initiatives this year. Photo: Supplied

The Iconic launches wellness portal

Fashion and sportswear marketplace The Iconic has launched a wellness destination, offering customers’ favourite self-care ranges. The launch came after the brand introduced its first The Iconic Outlet last...
Revealed: TikTok lessons from the world’s most viral beauty brands
OTC cannabidiol set to open $200m market – but is there evidence to back it up?
Can Harrods win over Gen Z with inclusive beauty concept?
Deciem CEO reveals Korean expansions plans

Health & beauty Archives

Marketing

Revealed: TikTok lessons from the world’s most viral beauty brands

Getting familiar with TikTok – and taking a few risks with it – can bring a new young audience to your brand.
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Luxury

Can Harrods win over Gen Z with inclusive beauty concept?

As luxury brands feel the pinch, London’s iconic department store Harrods makes a bold move to appeal to a broader demog...
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International

Deciem CEO reveals Korean expansions plans

Since Canadian beauty giant Deciem, parent company of cult brand The Ordinary, opened its first store in Korea in 2016, ...
A picture of a marijuana leaf lying on top of a cardboard box
Health & beauty

OTC cannabidiol set to open $200m market – but is there evidence to back it up?

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia is unsure of the therapeutic benefits.
Thinx period proof underwear
Sustainability

Code red: Why fem care brands are getting real about periods

Innovative players are making themselves heard in the increasingly competitive period care category.
Image of wellness products from The Iconic

The Iconic launches wellness portal

Fashion and sportswear marketplace The Iconic has launched a wellness destination, offering customers’ favourite self-ca...

Baby Bunting lays out expansion plan for FY21

After a profit of of $10m in FY20, Baby Bunting is investing into its future growth rather than cutting back.

Napoleon Perdis swaps Priceline for David Jones

The beauty brand is reversing course, after ending its 16-year relationship with David Jones two years ago.

AuMake says Covid-19 fast-tracked its digital and buy now pay later plans

More than 10,000 unique Asia-based consumers have visited the company's new online platform since February.
Health & beauty

Sephora extends services with new blowdry concept

The global beauty giant will start offering hairstyling services in stores through a new partnership with a popular Melb...

L’Oréal calls for more industry innovation to combat climate change

Environmental experts speak on ethical labor, sustainability and consumer behaviour.

Meet Buff, a modern nail studio with big plans to expand

Co-founder and CEO Emma Forrest wants to open dozens of studios on "every high street" in Australia.
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Thankyou closes online store as it grapples with supply chain challenges

MD Daniel Flynn says the global supply chain has become like the Wild West.

Road testing COVID-19 innovations from Bunnings, Mecca and more

Contributor Nathan Bush tests the latest services from retailers to see if the hype lives up to the experience.
Health & beauty

From the source: Bec Jefferd, Ultra Violette

The co-founder of this cult beauty brand talks opportunity in the sun category and growing despite the pandemic.
Health & beauty

Liberté, égalité, beauté: Q&A with Kate Morris

We speak with Adore Beauty CEO about stepping up during a crisis.

AmorePacific buys into Australian luxury skincare brand

South Korean beauty firm acquires substantial minority stake in Australian luxury skincare brand Rationale.

Priceline benefits from timely e-commerce launch

Pharmacy retailer posts drop in first-half sales marred by bushfires, coronavirus.
Health & beauty

Beauty businesses go digital to combat COVID-19

How Mecca and Ella Baché are adapting their high-touch services to self-isolation.

Mecca to open largest beauty store in southern hemisphere

Beauty chain to take over Topshop's lease on a multi-level space in the Gowings Building.