Superdrug has become the first retailer to stock HIV self-testing kits, but consumers have questioned the price.
Holland & Barrett has set itself an ambitious sales target of £2 billion under its new ownership.
Zalando is poised to open its first beauty store in Berlin, joining a growing list of online-only retailers opening stores.
Debenhams has defended its partnership with beauty app Blow after reports emerged that the relationship had soured.
Boots' parent company has completed an agreement to acquire a 40 per cent minority stake in Chinese pharmacy retailer GuoDa.
Superdrug saw both profits and revenues rise last year growing its market share thanks to new store openings.
Amazon announced plans to buy the American online pharmacy giant PillPack, sending shares in rival pharmacy retailers.
Holland & Barrett has appointed the former Bacardi global vice president Caroline Hipperson as its new chief marketing officer.
Superdrug has announced an unlikely foray into mobile phone network business and is set to launch a mobile plan for its loyalty.
AS Watson has announced plans to open 1300 new stores across its global portfolio, the equivalent to one store every seven hours.