A Video Tribute to Leonard A. Lauder

On November 17, Mr. Lauder’s much-anticipated biography, The Company I Keep, launched for retail sale. Below, Mr. Lauder answered several questions on leadership.

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Lauder’s Karyn Khoury to Retire

After a 37-year career at The Estée Lauder Companies, Karyn Khoury, Senior Vice President, Corporate Fragrance Development Worldwide, has announced her retirement, effective November 1, 2018.

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The Rise of Natural Beauty

Currently, the embrace of natural products is what is piquing the interest of the beauty industry, with retailers such as Saks Fifth Avenue and Nordstrom carving out areas dedicated to natural beauty lines. Beauty Insider explores why consumers have become more interested in natural and organic products as of late.

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Ulta CEO, Walgreens’ Digital Pres. Headline Retail Panel

Mary Dillon, Ulta Beauty’s Chief Executive Officer, will for the first time speak publicly since taking on the CEO role, and will be joined by Sona Chawla, Walgreen Co.’s President, Digital and CMO. The two will talk about their various business models.

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Expert Column: Julep, Honest Co. Do Distribution Right

This week’s Expert Column contributor, Kelly Kovak, Principal of Brand Growth Management, calls out two brands doing distribution right and discusses how they’re controlling their brands’ destiny by upending the distribution paradigm.

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