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Health & beauty

Health & beauty Archives

BWX refocuses on margin, set to review Flora & Fauna, Nourished Life

After half-year profit fell by more than 120 per cent, beauty manufacturer BWX has returned to shareholders with a plan ...

Priceline Pharmacy opens new concept store to test tech, products, services

"This is a big sandbox where we can play; a laboratory where we can experiment,” says GM Andrew Vidler.

“A focal point of Australian retail”: Inside Lotte’s new Sydney store

Earlier this month, South Korean retail giant Lotte Duty Free launched a three-level boutique store in the Sydney CBD, b...

The inside story of L’Occitane’s acquisition of Grown Alchemist

When L’Occitane’s executive director Sean Harrington first approached the co-founders of Grown Alchemist about acquiring...

From Navatars to NCoin: Inside Nars’ virtual debut

French beauty brand Nars has entered the metaverse with Nonstop Nars Virtual World, an avatar-based virtual-try on expe...

“We want to hold our customers’ hands”: Q&A with Priceline GM, Andrew Vidler

Priceline Pharmacy general manager Andrew Vidler discusses what’s next now that Wesfarmers has acquired its parent compa...

Pureplay retailer Adore Beauty reports solid third-quarter results

The company has launched its fourth podcast dubbed ‘Makeup School’ in the third quarter along with Beauty IQ, Skincare S...

In conversation with Aesop general manager, Preet Bains

Melbourne-born skincare brand Aesop is synonymous with luxury skincare all over the world, as well as innovative retail ...

Lush launches a 24-hour vending machine

The Ilocker vending machine is designed by Anmac, whose owners are well known TV and movie set designers Andrew Alpine a...

European beauty manufacturers face supply crisis amid Ukraine-Russia war

European perfume- and cosmetics-makers face shortages of paper, glass, and some key oils and alcohols, as Russia's invas...

“Steal our ideas”: Zero Co launches new range, plans global expansion

Byron Bay refillables start-up Zero Co has entered the personal care space, with the future release of beauty products i...

Priceline Pharmacy launches health insurance

Priceline health insurance members will receive Sister Club bonus points for every $1 spent on the premium and a $5 vouc...

Donor dysfunction: How Thankyou is turning its charity work upside down

Social enterprise Thankyou will now move the support it gives to organisations around the world to an ‘unrestricted’ mod...

Aesop leases space in Melbourne’s ‘Paris’ precinct for flagship

Australian luxury skincare brand Aesop is set to open a new flagship store in Melbourne's CBD in the George’s Building.

Healthy Mummy targets growth with new marketplace, wellness platform

The family health business is expanding its operations rapidly with the launch of a family-focused online marketplace, a...

Period underwear goes premium: How Femmze aims to disrupt femcare

Period underwear has come a long way in the last 10 years, but there are still few if any brands targeting the top end o...

MAC and Keith Haring Foundation launch cause-driven NFTs

The joint project will raise money to fight HIV/AIDS around the world, a cause both organisations have long held dear.

VIDEO: Meet Rosewell, the latest sex toy brand at David Jones

A chat with Rosewell founder Alisha Williams about the new wave of sexual wellness brands.

AMR Hair & Beauty opens Canberra superstore

“Our focus for the Belconnen store is to bring high quality and affordable hair and beauty products to not only consumer...

Why Peloton is launching exercise bikes into hotels around Australia

Peloton’s stationary bikes can now be found in hundreds of hotels around the country, a key step in bringing its local ...