Tuesday June 2, 2020

Kinvara takes e-commerce route to Chinese market Shop sales would have required animal testing

Gillian Nelis

Managing Editor

6th January, 2019
Joanne Reilly, founder of Kinvara Skincare Picture: Julia Dunin

Kinvara, the Galway-based skincare brand founded by Dr Joanne Reilly in 2011, is to begin exporting to the United States and China this year, having recorded an almost 100 per cent rise in turnover in 2018.

However, Reilly, a scientist who became interested in skincare after her own skin became problematic, said plans to expand into Britain are on hold as a result of the ongoing uncertainty over Brexit.

“A big opportunity had presented itself for Britain in...

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