Posts tagged The NPD Group
U.S. Prestige Beauty Industry Grows 7 Percent in 2015

“The U.S. prestige beauty industry reached $16 billion in 2015, a 7 percent increase over 2014 sales*, according to global information company The NPD Group, Inc. Makeup experienced the healthiest sales growth (13 percent), while the fragrance category outperformed skincare for the first time; fragrance dollars grew by 4 percent, and skincare by 3 percent.” Read more at The NPD Group.

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NPD Group: Holidays Will Be Good for Prestige Beauty

“New data from the NPD Group on the state of the U.S. beauty market is noting a boost in year-to-date sales over 2014 to highlight the segment’s strength headed into the holiday season. Prestige beauty sales for January to September are up 8% over the same period last year — led by fragrances, makeup and skin care. ‘What’s driving the industry today has changed; fragrance sales are dynamic in core components like juices, while gift sets are becoming less prominent,’ NPD Group’s global beauty industry analyst Karen Grant said.” Read more at Drug Store News.

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