Amazon’s New Store for Beauty Professionals: How Much of a Threat?

News of Amazon entering the professional beauty product industry did startle Wall Street, with competitors’ stock taking a hit. But with a longer look at the business of stylists, barbers, estheticians, manicurists, and others, it’s questionable whether the online Seattle juggernaut will disrupt the industry as its main source of supplies, amounting to several billion […]

Amazon Sends Stocks of Yet Another Segment of Retailers Crashing—Data Sheet

Amazon’s ability to disrupt profitable businesses tends to alarm investors whenever news or a rumor emerges of its next target. It doesn’t always turn out quite so badly for the industry in question, but on Monday it was stocks in the makeup and beauty product sector that got smudged. Amazon issued a surprise press release […]