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ByDeannaUtroske
23Dec2014

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Lastupdatedon23Dec2014at15:41GMT

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Perfumeisforevergiftableyetstandbyproductslikecelebrityfragranceandeaude
parfumarentnecessarilythebestsellerstheyoncewere.Thisyear,specialtyfragrance
isputtingabowonit!
Distinctivesegmentsfromlimitededitionscentstofragrancedpersonalcare
productsandnewmarketnichesfromsubscriptionstosocialplatformsarechangingtheperfume
industry.
Anelementofsurprise
Creativityinformulationandmarketingthatbringscentstoconsumersinlivelycontemporary
waysarewinningthisseason.Takingadvantageofopportunitiesinunexpectedspacesiskeyin
todaysshiftingprestigebeautymarket,KarenGrant,vicepresidentandglobalindustryanalyst
forTheNDPGroupsaidaboutthisyearsholidaytrends.
Fragranceisatopcategoryeveryholidayseasonthoughrecentyearsithasntbeenfairingso
well.Timesarechangingasthemarketisfinallygrowingwell.Fragrancehasbeenreportedas
thefifthmostpopularpurchaseoftheseason,andwithmorewomensfragrancesavailablethis
year,theoutlookisexpectedtoremainpositive,wroteCosmeticsDesigndeputyeditorAndrew
McDougallregardingthe2014holidaytrendsoutlookfromtheNDPGroup.
Aspredicted
Thefragrancemarketisthrivinginalternativespaces,JennyB.Fine,editorinchiefofBeauty
Inc.affirmedearlierthisyearataCosmeticsExecutiveWomen(CEW)eventforindustryinsiders
inNewYorkCity.

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scentedbodycareandlifestyleproducts.
Nichebrands,whetherworkinginfinefragranceorscentedpersonalcare,standapartfromthe

Allsupplierwebinars

conventionalmarketandbydefinitionapproachthingsdifferently.
TODAY'SHEADLINES

Nichebrandsdifferfromtheirbiggerrivalsinthattheyfocusmoreontheoriginalityofthescent
thanthepackagingandtheimageprojectedviaacelebrity.Theyalsousuallyusehigher

Federalgovernmentmakes
headwayonmicrobeadban

concentrationsofperfumeextractsandmorenaturalingredientswhichtendtolastlonger,Astrid
WendlandtwroteinaReuterspieceaboutthethreatnichefragrancesposetolegacybrands.

Thetop15fastestgrowingUS
indiebrands

Awealthofniches
Establishedbrandsofferspecialtyfragrancesvialimitededitionsandexclusivecollections.
Brandsfocusedonthemassmarketoftendevelopafewperfumesandamultiplicityofbodycare

4USCosmetics&Chemicals
companiesmakeThomson
Reuters2015innovatorslist

itemsinscentedcollections.
Andnewbrandslookingforloyalconsumersinacrowdedmarketplacehavegonedigital.Some

CosmeTech2016eventtoreveal
Japan'sprogressincosmetics
innovation

arelaunchingonKickstartertoamassfundingandmarketingbuzz,whileothersaregoingthe
routeofsubscriptionservices.
Andcustommadefragrancecombinesdigitalmodernconveniencewithartisantalentand
individualattention.Longago,beforetherewereperfumehousesandmultinational
conglomeratesthatmadeperfume,therewerelittleperfumeriesandapothecariesnowthanksto
theInternet,ithasbecomepossibletoreturntothoserootsinasense,spawningasurgeof
artisanandnicheperfumers,MandyAftelwritesinhernewbookFragrant:TheSecretLifeof
Scent.
Therevivalhascreatedaparallelrevivalinconnoisseurship,assmallbatchmakersconnect
directlywithincreasinglysophisticatedcustomers,Aftelexplains.Sothisholiday,wecansumup
theperfumetrendthusly:tistheseasonforsomethingspecial!
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Specializedfragrancemakersoptimisticaboutholiday2015andbeyond
WilltheUSleadthetrendincustomfragrance?
Trending:fragrancesfromthearchive
Atmassfragrance,amissedmarketopportunity?
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