Once a month, our team gathers a selection of the latest news about Retail, CPG & Luxury. 
Discover below the articles that have held our attention!

The Press Review Team: Gayané Bakaloglou, Emilie Ramon, Albane Rouaix, Léa Korenian - Consultants in Retail / CPG / Luxury 

Latest global announcements

Augmented reality and point-and-learn technology are on the agenda for Amazon's hair salon. The e-commerce company is opening an 'Amazon Salon' in London to test technologies with the general public, probably with the aim of marketing them later or using them on its own website.

BBC - 2021/04/21 - More details

Last year, the L'Oréal group announced ambitious sustainability goals for 2030. This roadmap has now been translated into action for each brand, like L'Oréal Paris. The latter chose Earth Day to present its ambitions for the next decade. In particular, the brand wants to reduce its carbon footprint by half by 2030.

DFNI Online - 2021/04/22 - More details

Notable trends

Gorillas, Cajoo, Dija, Kol… A wave of new players are arriving on the French market, ready to revolutionize home delivery. Each time, they offer ultra-fast delivery times. These models are based on dark-stores, a network of mini-warehouses closed to the public, to optimize order preparation and to be close to the final consumer.

LSA Conso - 2021/04/21 - More details

While the topic of responsible fashion is taking over the clothing industry and forcing it to question its practices, fast fashion chains are on the verge of decline. This is at least what the Swiss multinational investment bank UBS says in a report addressed to its clients.

Fashion United - 2021/04/21 - More details

When, in France..

After a test in September 2020 in its Parisian store in Beaugrenelle, Monoprix is ramping up its health and connected health services. The offer includes a medical teleconsultation service accessible from a dedicated booth, connected health objects and a pathway to get glasses with one's eyesight. The offer will be gradually rolled out in a large number of Monoprix stores and on the monoprix.fr website in the coming weeks.
Le Figaro- 2021/04/16 - More details
In 2020 Michel & Augustin obtained its B Corp certification rewarding the actions taken to act in favor of tomorrow's food by offering healthier and more eco-responsible products.
This collaboration is in line with the brand's commitments and highlights bulk sales, which are becoming increasingly popular in France. In April 2021, the company is launching bulk sales and is offering 3 of its aperitif recipes with Aop cheeses within the Day By Day bulk brand, exclusively until July, in their 73 grocery stores. throughout France.
LSA Conso - 2021/04/22 - More details


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