Dec 30, 2020
In episode 15 of The Technology of Beauty Podcast, Dr. Grant Stevens is joined virtually by the CEO of Merz Aesthetics, Mr. Bob Rhatigan. As the leader of a company that manufactures and distributes premium aesthetic products worldwide, Bob has unique insight into the global aesthetic marketplace from both a production and consumption perspective. In this interview, he shares his observations about the post-shutdown "warehousing effect" seen in aesthetics, how this has impacted supply and demand fundamentals, and what he foresees for the industry's future. He also gives us a high-level update on Merz', their recently-announced partnership with Gwyneth Paltrow, and more.