The professional skin care market in Europe continues on an upward path, closing another dynamic year in 2018 and registering higher growth than the previous year by almost 5%. Attend our live presentation on Tuesday, January 29, at 10 AM CET to learn about the latest developments in this market based on our recently published Professional Skin Care Global Series report.Continue reading
Last week, the professional beauty industry’s top leaders convened in Scottsdale, AZ, for the 4th annual PBA Executive Summit. This yearly gathering is designed to bring key players to network while learning from a collective of esteemed speakers on how to successfully shape their businesses for tomorrow. Their messages were all clear and consistent with one common theme—Data is King.
Peter Sheahan, founder and Group CEO of Karrikins Group discussed how, in such rapidly changing times, particularly within the beauty industry, can you remain relevant, moving beyond the competition. As technology continues to disrupt and threaten our existing business models, Sheahan drove home the idea that it is crucial to understand our customers and own companies and by using data and insights we can model our business to reflect their changing needs.Continue reading
Natural personal care products continue to conquer the beauty world, confirmed not only by the large crowd seen at the Vivaness show in Nuremberg this past weekend, but also by the dynamic growth this market experiences each year. While most marketers continue to innovate, bringing nature’s best ingredients to consumers’ faces and bodies, a new and unexpected entry is taking the market by the storm—Birkenstock Natural Care.
Best known as a leader in the footwear industry, Birkenstock is making its way into the natural personal care market with a natural beauty care line based on the same raw material that is also the key component of its original shoe insole: natural cork. Birkenstock Natural Care is comprised of five treatment ranges encompassing ingredients like arctic moss, argan oil, baobab, moringa, and elderberries, alongside cork oak extract, which has been discovered to provide anti-aging benefits. Coming in a unique design and equipped with a refill system and airless dispensers that protect the content from oxidation, contamination, and dehydration, this new brand is expected to
launch in select key markets this fall.Continue reading