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JCP develops an app for the new Apple Watch

RetailWire recently posted a discussion about JCPenney, and its development of a mobile app for the new Apple Watch. The consensus is that JCP shoppers are probably not overlapping with “early adapters” for the watch. 89 more words

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Direct-to-Consumer Retailers Aim to Reshape Beauty

Beauty is the latest industry to get hit with a slew of new vertical online retailers — a signal that the direct-to-consumer movement has begun to touch nearly every category that consumers are buying. 719 more words


Kohl’s to Expand Beauty Departments With Prestige Brands

Kohl’s Department Store is taking aim at Ulta Beauty.

The retailer, which is often located in shopping centers in close proximity to Ulta doors, wants to do more than simply sell beauty. 1,138 more words


Goldfaden MD Enters Net-a-porter

Net-a-porter continues to broaden its beauty assortment, this time with the addition of Goldfaden MD.

The dermatologist-developed, all-natural skin-care brand kicked off the launch on May 19, joining beauty brands including Charlotte Tilbury, Oribe, Nails Inc., Tata Harper, Bobbi Brown and Surratt Beauty. 177 more words

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Bluemercury Opens in Texas

DALLAS – Visiting Bluemercury’s first store in Texas – and 65th nationwide – on Tuesday, company founders Marla and Barry Beck were bullish on growth and the brand’s future under Macy’s Inc.’s ownership, a deal completed two weeks ago. 295 more words


Natural Beauty Boutique Aillea to Launch in Denver

This week, Denver will gain a new destination for beauty with the brick-and-mortar launch of natural beauty retailer Aillea.

The store will open Thursday in Denver’s Larimer Square. 372 more words


Doesn’t retailing need an innovative revolution?

This morning, I came across an article on Mashable where Amazon’s VP of payments discusses about the future of payment experiences. While talking about NFC, he quotes “The future of payments is about what happens before checkout.” 463 more words