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Day: June 14, 2021

Shopping in full ‘stream’ – The Financial Express

Brand partnerships could give an impetus to the otherwise small fraction of ad revenue earned by e-commerce platforms in India.

India’s leading e-commerce apps, Amazon being the latest, are betting on content-led commerce in preparation for the next big leap in online shopping. Amazon’s shopping app now houses miniTV, an ad-supported video streaming service. Walmart-owned e-commerce app Flipkart had introduced its video streaming service in 2019, wherein users can watch movies, web series, talk shows and live news.

According to an EY report, India’s e-commerce industry is expected to reach $99 billion by 2024, growing at a CAGR of 27%

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8 best face washes for acne in 2021, according to dermatologists

Acne is the most common skin care issue in the United States — up to 50 million Americans experience breakouts, according to the American Academy of Dermatology Association. One relatively low-maintenance way to help keep pimples in check is cleansing the face twice a day with an acne face wash to remove dirt, oil and grime on skin that can lead to breakouts.

We consulted board-certified dermatologists to help you best understand what makes for an effective acne face wash. Beyond identifying key acne-fighting ingredients, these skin care experts also shared some favorite acne face washes worth considering.

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What Is Fast Fashion? | The Week Ahead, BoF Professional


  • Zara owner Inditex reports quarterly results on June 9

  • The fast-fashion giant’s online sales soared during the pandemic, but overall sales fell last year due to stores closures in many countries

  • A new wave of even faster-fashion e-commerce players are on the rise, led by Shein

Is Zara fast fashion? It’s a silly question when looking at Gap, J.Crew, Express and countless other retailers that were left in the dust by Inditex’s speedy supply chain. But compared to Boohoo or FashionNova, the answer is less clear. Next to Shein and a bevy of other even

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Kendra Scott rolls out men’s jewelry collection

We’ve all been looking for bright spots throughout the pandemic. 

Jewelry sales were up 106.1% from March 2019 to March 2021, per April Mastercard SpendingPulse data.

  • That increase is higher than apparel, hardware, furniture, and general e-commerce sales. 

Bling ring: One segment that’s especially eye-catching: men’s jewelry. Tiffany and Co. debuted its first engagement ring for men in April, while DTC jewelry brand Mejuri introduced its men’s line last October. 

The latest to join the boy’s club is Kendra Scott. We spoke to CEO Tom Nolan about the decision to enter the men’s jewelry market, with a new line that

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NARS Summer Solstice Eyeshadow Palette: all you need this summer

The NARS Summer Solstice Eyeshadow Palette is here to accompany you on all those social plans you’re lining up and, trust us, it’s a beauty.

Famous for its Audacious Lipsticks and Climax Mascara, NARS is the brand behind the most Googled foundation and has been a firm favorite of beauty enthusiasts around the world since its launch in the mid-nineties.

So, naturally, the woman&home beauty editors are always excited to hear news of a new NARS eyeshadow palette (and this one is a corker).

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