The Business of Beauty
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The global market has slowed, but the beauty category remains of interest to financial backers. The Business of Beauty identifies the top targets of the year.

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Billionaire investor Daniel Loeb told retailer Bath & Body Works on Wednesday that his hedge fund Third Point plans to launch a board challenge and said the company’s addition of new directors does not address his concerns about governance, capital allocation and executive pay.

The clean beauty brand, which was valued at $1 billion in 2021 after private equity The Carlyle Group took a majority stake, will be available on starting Feb. 26, and in 500 stores nationwide on Mar. 5.