What The Great Resignation Means for the Beauty Industry

This past year, we’ve all heard a lot about The Great Resignation. With one in four Americans quitting their job this year, the shift away from a traditional 9-to-5, 40-hour work week is well underway. But what’s truly behind this mass exodus from the workforce?

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Spate Sees Lull in Beauty Searches for December; Some Categories Maintain Interest

From lipstick sales spikes in May (as masking restrictions were loosened) to unseasonably early holiday shopping (as supply chain issues loomed), 2021 realized plenty of beauty whiplash. The Spate Beauty Tracker compares the hair, skin care, makeup, and fragrance categories against years past to help make sense of frequent changes and shifts.

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5 of the Most Quotable Quotes on Beauty from P&G’s Q2 Earnings Call

Procter & Gamble released second quarter results on Wednesday revealing sales of $21 billion for the period ended December 31, an increase of 6 percent versus the prior year. Organic sales, which exclude the impacts of foreign exchange, acquisitions, and divestitures, also increased 6 percent. In beauty, net sales grew 3 percent with organic segment sales inching up 2 percent versus a year ago.

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NPD: Finding Beauty in 2022

NPD’s Larissa Jensen, Vice President and Industry Advisor, focuses on what beauty will look like on a global scale, from a retail POV, pricing shifts and more.

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What’s Happening in the Beauty + NFT Landscape?

NFTs (non-fungible tokens) are a new and emerging technology that are used to represent unique digital files, such as art, audio, video, in-game characters, even animated representations of products, and are fast becoming an important part of the digital landscape.

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