American TV retailer QVC is homing in on its millennial audience, pulling its Beauty iQ channel from its cable programming in favor of a digital-only approach, and launching a new beauty subscription box.
Hong Kong-listed beauty group L’Occitane said this week that its net profit in the year to March 31 soared almost 22% to at €117.6m, even though its revenue rise was more modest, up just over 8% to almost €1.43bn.
Handbags and accessories specialist Lulu Guinness is launching on-site social commerce with content tagged #HowDoYouLulu from Instagram being tracked down at speed and displayed on the brand’s website.
If any designer is surely worthy of a biopic it must be Diane von Furstenberg. A beautiful multi-career change designer, who married a prince at 18; invented the wrap dress; and was New York’s It Girl of the 1970s.
The millennial-focused digitally native womenswear brand announced on Wednesday that it has opened a new 250,000-square-foot fulfilment facility in Palmer Township, Pennsylvania, to support its ongoing expansion efforts.