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L'Oréal teams up with Alphabet-owned Verily to develop research programmes on “skin health”

L'Oréal teams up with Alphabet-owned Verily to develop research programmes on “skin health”

On Thursday, the global cosmetics giant announced a partnership with Verily, the health division of Alphabet, parent company of Google, to develop research programmes on “skin health.”
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Savills seeks new occupier for John Lewis Aberdeen store space. Will it switch from retail?

Savills seeks new occupier for John Lewis Aberdeen store space. Will it switch from retail?

A buyer is being sought for the prime retail location in Aberdeen city centre formerly occupied by John Lewis. Real estate advisor Savills has been appointed to fill the 200,000 sq ft, four-storey space.
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December disaster for UK retail as Omicron and inflation dent sales

December disaster for UK retail as Omicron and inflation dent sales

The UK's ONS has issued its official December retail sales figures and they're fairly bleak. Clothing stores and department stores reported falls of 8% and 6.3%, and were also below levels in February 2020.  
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Rioja Estates and TORG International join forces on new developments

Rioja Estates and TORG International join forces on new developments

​With outlet centres continuing to be one of the most buoyant retail destination types, it’s interesting that Sweden’s TORG International has forged an alliance with leading UK outlet developer Rioja Estates.
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UK footfall reacts positively to end of Plan B

UK footfall reacts positively to end of Plan B

​A day after the UK Government announced the end of Plan B restrictions for England, retail destinations saw an uptick in footfall, according to specialist tracking firm Springboard.
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Clean beauty brand Beautycounter names new CEO

Clean beauty brand Beautycounter names new CEO

Clean beauty brand Beautycounter announced on Wednesday the appointment of industry leader Marc Rey as chief executive officer.
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Givenchy names Thom Walker creative director of makeup

Givenchy names Thom Walker creative director of makeup

LVMH-owned beauty brand Givenchy Parfums has recently appointed Briton Thom Walker to the post of creative director of makeup, succeeding Nicolas Degennes.
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Podcast: Cécile Lochard of Guerlain discusses sustainability in luxury with Godfrey Deeny

Podcast: Cécile Lochard of Guerlain discusses sustainability in luxury with Godfrey Deeny

In this French-language LuxurynsightXFashionNetwork podcast, Cécile Lochard, head of sustainability at Guerlain, talks with Godfrey Deeny about the challenge of introducing sustainable strategies in beauty and luxury.
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Maybelline commits to carbon neutrality, 100% recycled plastic packaging by 2030

Maybelline commits to carbon neutrality, 100% recycled plastic packaging by 2030

Maybelline introduced on Wednesday a new sustainability program, which aims to create a more responsible business model for the brand to reduce its impact on the planet.
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Unilever investors call AGM vote to push for healthy food targets

Unilever investors call AGM vote to push for healthy food targets

A group of investors in Unilever said on Thursday they had filed a fresh resolution urging the company to fix a "crucial blind spot" in its strategy and set ambitious targets to sell healthier foods.
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Unilever will not increase 50-billion-pound offer for GSK consumer arm

Unilever will not increase 50-billion-pound offer for GSK consumer arm

Unilever PLC on Wednesday effectively abandoned its plans to buy GlaxoSmithKline's consumer healthcare business, saying on Wednesday that it would not raise a 50 billion pound offer that GSK previously rejected.
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Martha Stewart launches a range of CBD-based cosmetics

Martha Stewart launches a range of CBD-based cosmetics

More than a year after launching CBD gummies and capsules, famous American businesswoman Martha Stewart is continuing to bet on the substance with her first body care products based on the cannabis ingredient.
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Plan B rules to end in England, should ease retail pressures

Plan B rules to end in England, should ease retail pressures

​British Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced the end of Covid-19 measures introduced to curb the rapid spread of the Omicron variant in England as he looks to live with the virus after a peak in cases.
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Basingstoke's Festival place enjoys encouraging December footfall and sales

Basingstoke's Festival place enjoys encouraging December footfall and sales

​Reports continue to filter through that Christmas was better than hoped for many businesses and retail destinations and on Wednesday, Basingstoke mall Festival Place added to the upbeat mood.
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Tommy Hilfiger links with Give Back Beauty for fragrances and wellness

Tommy Hilfiger links with Give Back Beauty for fragrances and wellness

​PVH’s Tommy Hilfiger brand is partnering with Give Back Beauty (GBB), a globally-focused group, for an exclusive worldwide license of the beauty and wellness business under the Tommy Hilfiger brand.
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Burberry boosts profit guidance as full-price sales take off

Burberry boosts profit guidance as full-price sales take off

​Burberry’s full-price sales continued to grow in double-digits compared with two years ago in the 13 weeks to December 25, underlining the ongoing recovery both at the company and in the luxury sector as a whole.
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