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Kering names former ELC exec Raffaella Cornaggia CEO as it pivots into beauty

The creation of Kering Beauté will enable Kering to support Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga and Alexander McQueen in the beauty arena, among other brands

Fragrance makers step-up digital scent design tools for consumer communication

Givaudan has launched Myrissi to help sell scent via e-commerce, while Firmenich has unveiled EcoScent Compass Next Generation

Meet the buyer: Moda Operandi on the top beauty trends for 2023

Kandice Hansen, Moda Operandi's Senior Beauty Buyer, on the brand’s beauty offering, why a streamlined shopping experience is key and why skin and...

Inter Parfums reports ‘best year’ ever, despite flanker-dominated pipeline

The Donna Karan, Jimmy Choo and MCM fragrance licence holder saw a 47% net sales uptick in Q4 2022

Emily Ratajkowski is the new face of Viktor & Rolf’s Flowerbomb

Flowerbomb’s blend of rose, bergamot, freesia, patchouli, orchid and jasmine has remained unchanged for the past 18 years

One to watch: Kindred Black's hand-blown glass bottles are reimagining artisanal cosmetics

Jennifer Francis, co-founder of Kindred Black, offers an insight into the brand’s hand blown artisanal products and why it plans to add refill opti...

The affordable beauty hack giving shoppers access to luxury brands

Budget-friendly beauty miniatures are flying off the shelves

Coty and Jil Sander extend licence agreement

The renewal will see Jil Sander step into the global ultra-premium fragrances’ space for the first time

Coty files international patent for in-store perfume blending refill machine

The beauty giant’s new station for refilling empty perfume containers could take personalisation and sustainability in the industry to new levels

Climate change is hitting fragrance ingredients. How are perfumers responding?

Climate change is one of many factors affecting the availability of both natural and synthetic fragrance materials

One to watch: LilaNur Parfums wants to be India's first global perfume house

Paul Austin co-founded LilaNur Parfums with Anita Lal to showcase India's rich fragrance history from local florals to the traditional attar

Queen of jazz Ella Fitzgerald’s legacy honoured with upcoming rose-scented fragrance

The fragrance is planned to be formulated with a rose scent, one of Fitzgerald’s favourite flowers

Citrus fragrances are trending. Here are 6 adding zest to the perfume category

From orange blossom to mandarin, citrus notes are a staple in a perfumer's organ but the traditionally summer scents are getting a feel-good makeov...

Fashion’s Moda Operandi expands into luxury beauty with new vertical

The e-commerce platform’s beauty category offers a curated selection of 55 luxury brands in skin care, make-up, fragrance and more

What’s next for Revlon in 2023?

After being fully acquired by its lenders in 2022, Revlon is potentially on the path to exit bankruptcy by April this year. Could this move provide...