Monday, November 19, 2018

Boots profit rises despite sales dip

The parent company of UK-based health & beauty retailer Boots has today reported a 6.1 per cent rise in trading profit in its full...

Beauty sales up amid “lipstick effect”

Beauty product sales remain buoyant despite economic uncertainty as the “lipstick effect” continues to hold true throughout the downturn, according to research released today....

Alliance Boots to cut 200 factory jobs

The parent company of UK-based health & beauty retailer Boots is to cut 200 jobs over the next two years across its manufacturing business...

Boots launches Shapers evening meals range

Health & beauty retailer Boots is to launch its first ever evening meals range under its Shapers brand as it seeks to broaden its...

Holland & Barrett launches £9m ad campaign

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett has today announced the launch of a £9 million advertising campaign as it seeks to rejuvenate the brand...

The Body Shop unveils Leona Lewis as brand activist

Beauty retailer The Body Shop has today unveiled singer Leona Lewis as its new brand ambassador, ahead of the launch of a make-up and...

Comment: A Christmas tale of prestige beauty sales

The prestige beauty market, in common with many categories, experiences a huge increase in sales volume during the festive period. Both manufacturers and retailers...

Feelunique sold in £26m deal

Online health & beauty retailer Feelunique.com has been acquired by private equity firm Palamon Capital Partners, it has been announced today, with the transaction...

Lloydspharmacy to be rebranded

Community pharmacy & healthcare retailer Lloydspharmacy will be rebranded as Lloyds and become “the leading pharmacy brand in Europe”, parent company Celesio said today...

Boots “truly sorry” for competition error

Health & beauty retailer Boots has issued an apology today after erroneously notifying customers that they had won a holiday as part of a...

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