Fast Retailing unit G.U. to fully launch cosmetics business

Business Aug 19, 2020

Fast Retailing unit G.U. to fully launch cosmetics business

G.U. Co., a unit of Japanese apparel chain operator Fast Retailing Co., said Tuesday that it will make a full-scale entry into the cosmetics market. The operator of G.U. brand apparel shops will launch the Fast Retailing group's first cosmetics brand, #4me by GU, and ...

Shiseido producing sanitizers in France to help fight virus

Business / Corporate Apr 2, 2020

Shiseido producing sanitizers in France to help fight virus

Cosmetics maker Shiseido Co. has started producing liquid sanitizers in France to provide to local medical institutions fighting the coronavirus, a company official said Thursday. The company started production on March 26 at a cosmetics factory in Orleans with a capacity of 20,000 bottles per ...

Amazon and eBay accused of selling cosmetics containing mercury

Business Nov 28, 2019

Amazon and eBay accused of selling cosmetics containing mercury

As they enter the holiday shopping season, online marketplaces Amazon.com Inc. and eBay Inc. are fending off reports about products with high mercury levels being sold on their websites in more evidence that the convenience of online shopping can come with product safety risks. Activist ...