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Sephora Americas Opens State-of-the-Art Mid-Atlantic Distribution Center

Sephora Americas Opens State-of-the-Art Mid-Atlantic Distribution Center

San Francisco-headquartered Sephora Americas officially opened a state-of-the-art distribution center in Perryman, Maryland, Sept. 19 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by Sephora Americas VIPs as well as state and county government officials. The 655,000-square-foot Mid-Atlantic Distribution Center is the largest distribution center serving Sephora Americas.

Sephora Opens Its First Store in Brooklyn

Sephora Opens Its First Store in Brooklyn

Sephora has opened its first store in Brooklyn, New York. The official grand opening—with many events, demos, guest appearances and specials—was Nov. 1 and Nov. 2. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Nov. 1.

The first 100 clients both days received Sephora gift cards with mystery values worth up to $1,000.

The 8,039-square-foot, freestanding store offers more than 13,000 products from 200-plus brands—including Sephora's own collection of makeup, skin care, tools and accessories.

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McDonald Named Sephora Americas President/CEO, Suliteanu to Become Kendo Brands CEO

McDonald Named Sephora Americas President/CEO

Sephora Americas has named Calvin McDonald president and CEO effective Jan. 1, 2014. He is succeeding David Suliteanu, who has led Sephora since July 2000 and will now head up Kendo Brands—a separate LVMH entity—as CEO.

Sephora Launches Free In-Store Classes for Its Beauty Insiders

Sephora Launches Free In-Store Classes for Its Beauty Insiders

More than 60 Sephora locations throughout the United States are now offering its Sephora Beauty Insiders complimentary beauty classes, covering everything from building a skincare routine to creating the perfect smoky eye.

The classes are held on Sundays, with a new topic being offered each week, as well as reflecting up-to-the-minute trends and techniques that are most requested by Sephora clients.

CEW’s Next West Coast Program Is “The Evolution of Beauty Retail”

CEW’s Next West Coast Program Is “The Evolution of Beauty Retail”

Cosmetic Executive Women has slated “The Evolution of Beauty Retail”—a panel discussion with top executives from Beauty Collection, Target and HSN—for its West Coast Women & Men in Beauty Series Nov. 19 at the Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows in Santa Monica, California.

Marc Jacobs Beauty Available at Sephora

Marc Jacobs Beauty Available at Sephora

Marc Jacobs Beauty is now exclusively at Sephora, on Sephora.com and in select Marc Jacobs stores.

Born from a synergistic collaboration between acclaimed fashion designer Marc Jacobs and Sephora, the expansive cosmetics collection contains 16 complexion and color cosmetics, and four makeup brushes.

Jacobs’ focus is the spirit of youth, confidence and experimentation.

His inspiration for the collection stems from the spirit of "The Girl" and her makeup ritual.