Beauty Store Business - February, 20019

Beauty Brands

Beauty Brands Files Chapter 11

This week, Beauty Brands announced that it has filed a voluntary petition for relief under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.

Concurrently, the company announced that it entered into an asset purchase agreement with Hilco Merchant Resources for a sale of its operating assets. The ultimate outcome of the filing and any asset sale is subject to the oversight and approval of the Bankruptcy Court.

Behind the Brand Name

Behind Beauty Brand Names
16 beauty executives disclose the meanings behind the brand names they created.

Have you ever wondered where the brands you stock got their names? The origin of most names bears a meaningful story. Some names have become so familiar to us that we’ve forgotten that they’re invented words–or that they even have a special significance.

Sephora Will Launch a Clean Beauty Campaign in June

The store will make it easier for consumers to spot over 2,000 clean and natural beauty products, which be labeled with a "Clean at Sephora" sticker.

Sephora is getting a clean beauty makeover with the expansion of Clean at Sephora, which will advocate efficaciousness and transparency of ingredients. The campaign will launch on June 1, aimed at making it easier for consumers to buy items free from mineral oils, phthalates, SLS, SLES, parabens retinylpalmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban and formaldehyde.

beautypress Announces Dates for 2014 Press Events

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beautypress' Spotlight Day Press Events present an opportunity for brand owners and representatives to meet top beauty editors from print and online publications in New York City.

The 2014 dates are as follows:
May 7—Summer Spotlight Day Press Event
Sept. 24—Fall Spotlight Day Press Event
Nov. 12—Winter Spotlight Day Press Event

The events are slated to host 200 editors from long- and short-lead publications in print and digital media, giving brands ample opportunity to present their collections.

The event options are as follows: