"Success Case Study: Glossier Beauty Products", analyzes how a digitally native indie beauty brand managed to successfully leverage social media to disrupt the beauty industry in the way consumers purchase, engage with, and ultimate perceive their relationship with a brand.

Glossier was created as a byproduct of a blog, but has since become a major disruptor in the beauty space. Its success has largely been down to a policy of actively seeking out consumers’ opinions and incorporating them into the product creation process.


  • It is important to understand a brand’s target audience and adjust marketing activity accordingly.
  • Giving consumers input into the product creation process can drive brand engagement.
  • Companies can use social media to improve their image around transparency and authenticity.

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  • Gain a broader appreciation of the fast-moving consumer goods industry by gaining insights from both within and outside of your sector.
  • Access valuable strategic take-outs to help direct future decision-making and inform new product development.