According to a report released by Signifyd on Tuesday, total losses of online retailers due to e-commerce fraud rose 7% in 2017, with the beauty and jewelry industries suffering some of the largest increases.
John Lewis must be hoping for a big sales uplift in the current week as it opens it 50th department store today at Westfield London. But for last week, it saw a total company sales increase of only 2% to £206m.
Eos Products has launched its first cross-category collection. Eos Aqua is a six-piece skincare and lip care collection using ingredients and textural packaging influenced by water and marine botanicals.
Beauty products maker Coty Inc has launched an $8 billion (5.7 billion pounds)-equivalent debt refinancing, banking sources said, after paying billions to acquire brands that appeal to younger consumers.
While UK shopping mall giants Hammerson and Intu are accelerating towards their planned merger, the plans could be impacted by the arrival of Klepierre, with reports emerging that it made a bid for Hammerson this month.
Oozing charm and confidence, 22-year-old Sithembiso Mutukura beat 12 other contestants in Zimbabwe's first Miss Albinism beauty contest aimed at reducing stigma and increasing awareness about the condition.
Fragrance brands are getting inventive as they try to win over younger consumers, leading to creative initiatives such as Chloé's immersive experience at French mall Les 4 Temps or Kenzo and Guerlain's online campaigns.
Leidsche Rijn Centrum, the new retail district in Utrecht, has announced that it will add five Dutch fashion retailers to its store portfolio, including vanHaren, Zeeman, Casanova Milano, Lotus and Avec Bel'Ghir.
Revlon Inc. announced late on Thursday that profit losses widen to $76.9 million in the last quarter of 2017, impacted by costs to integrate the Elizabeth Arden business, as the New York firm saw total revenues dip 1.8%