Summary judgement ends Proposition 65 titanium dioxide case
A California court has granted a summary judgement, dismissing the lawsuit brought against nearly 100 cosmetic companies, over a failure to label titanium dioxide (TiO2) in powdered cosmetic products (CW 2 October 2014).
A new study released by Allied Market Research has revealed that, despite some belief in the anti-aging category to push forward the most growth, it seems it’s actually online sales and male grooming bringing in the big bucks for beauty.
As the largest generation ever, Millennials’ spending will reach $2.5 trillion dollars in 5 years and the new Women 2020 study from Meredith Corporation highlights what that means for personal care and cosmetics brands.
Modern day entrepreneurs face a unique dilemma when trying to break into the marketplace: what if their product is not artisanal enough?
Thanks to Etsy, which enforces strict maker requirements about the items sold through its platform, e-commerce has seen a resurgence of handmade products. This focus on artisanal inventory leaves many small businesses at a loss when it comes to marketing their goods online. Tictail, a Swedish startup, hopes to change that by opening its e-commerce site to small business owners around the world – artisans or not.