Nexxus New York Salon Care Opens Flagship in TriBeCa

The 3,500 square foot space features white marble herringbone floors, white leather chairs that dip to a full recline and a full-length, interactive smart mirror, wired to capture a customer’s image and prescribe a selection of Nexxus items based on a brief hair texture Q&A.

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What Brands Are Innovators?

Unilever’s Gina Boswell and Gurwitch’s Claudia Poccia tell us which brands they think are innovating in prestige and mass, respectively.

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CEW to Reveal the Strategy Behind Beauty’s Best

Get behind the scenes insights into the leadership strategies and skills needed to rise to the top in the beauty industry at CEW’s upcoming Beauty Insider Series Leadership Strategies: A Master Class.

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CEW Honors Beauty’s Future Leaders

Meeting a gap in the beauty industry’s awards circuit, CEW’s newest event, Beauty’s Top Talent, commenced Wednesday morning at Hearst Tower honoring four future leaders who are making their mark on the beauty industry.

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WWD Beauty Inc. Honors Beauty’s Best

WWD Beauty Inc. hosted its 11th annual awards breakfast Thursday, December 13, at The Four Seasons restaurant to honor the year’s best and brightest beauty product makers, marketers, innovators and retailers. Here, the winners from the business magazine’s fete, which honored such notables as Shiseido’s Yoshiharu Fukuhara, Estée Lauder’s Jane Hertzmark Hudis and Unilever’s Gina Boswell.

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Suave “Sniffing” at No. 1 Hair Care Brand Ranking—And Other Unilever Successes

Armed with a healthy portfolio of brands and strong retailer partnerships, Gina Boswell, Unilever’s Executive Vice President North America Personal Care, is proud. Seeing that she’s steered Unilever into the leadership position in hair care, a fete that knocked Procter & Gamble down from the spot it’s held for more than a decade, who wouldn’t be?

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Who’s Next at Avon?

Chatter inside the beauty industry continues to hover on the topic of who will be next in line as Chief Executive Officer at Avon. While analysts speculate a candidate outside of beauty may snag the post (non-compete clauses are limiting the pool), Beauty Insider thinks some of CEW’s very own members may make the best choice, regardless of contract restrictions. Here are some of our top considerations:

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