Stories from Beauty Store Business
Friday, April 25, 2014 - 09:59
Main image: Beginning July 1, OPI's Suzi Weiss-Fischmann is transitioning from the roles of co-founder and executive VP to OPI consultant. "My fascination with beauty began at an early age, and my journey has been a dream come true,” said Weiss-Fischmann. “I have witnessed OPI’s successful evolution in becoming the world leader in professional nail care. Now, more than ever, is the time for nails, and I am excited to continue to share my expertise with nail fans across the world!” read more
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 11:28
Main image: Cosmoprof North America, which was recently named No. 103 of 2013's Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States by Trade Show News Network, will be collaborating with GlossyBox and providing a social-media conference for the upcoming 2014 show, scheduled for July 13-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. read more
Thursday, April 24, 2014 - 11:28
Main image: Cosmoprof North America, which was recently named No. 103 of 2013's Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States by Trade Show News Network, will be providing a social-media conference for the upcoming 2014 show, scheduled for July 13-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas. The professional-beauty trade show moved up nine spots from its ranking as No. 112 of the Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States in 2012, per TSNN—a trade show industry news source. CPNA was recognized for its consistent growth in net...
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 14:31
Main image: The top five finalists for this year’s Fragrance Foundation Awards as well as winners for Indie Fragrance of the Year, Editorial Excellence, and Bath and Body Line of the Year were announced during The Fragrance Foundation Awards 2014 Finalists Breakfast April 11. read more
Friday, April 18, 2014 - 11:48
Deck: Here's a roundup of tax law changes and how they'll affect your business this year. Byline: by J. Tol Broome Jr. Main image: If you've been paying attention to the comings and goings in Washington, D.C. in recent years, you know that tax law changes have been a major—and often heated—topic of discussion. While federal lawmakers have yet to reach a so-called "grand bargain" that...
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 16:40
Byline: by Liz Barrett Main image: Get a sneak peak at Andis' new American Legacy Collection, and the before and after employee transformations that brought it all together. Visit the April Beauty Store Business Digital Edition to read the full story! [Image courtesy of Andis Co.]
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 15:44
Main image: Since the recent acquisition of Loxa Beauty by BSG in February, LoxaBeauty.com is now officially up and running. The brand offers consumers more than 3,000 products, supported by major salon professional brands, and the latest, up-to-date trends from professionals. read more
Friday, April 11, 2014 - 13:25
Main image: beautypress' Spotlight Day Press Events present an opportunity for brand owners and representatives to meet top beauty editors from print and online publications in New York City. The 2014 dates are as follows: May 7—Summer Spotlight Day Press Event Sept. 24—Fall Spotlight Day Press Event Nov. 12—Winter Spotlight Day Press Event The events are slated to host 200 editors from long- and short-lead publications in print and digital media, giving brands ample opportunity to present their collections. The event options...
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 15:41
Main image: The Eastern Buying Conference—which wrapped up March 31 in Atlantic City, New Jersey—is moving to the Garden State Convention Center in Somerset, New Jersey, next year, show officials have announced. The 2015 dates for the trade show that draws beauty retailers and beauty distributors and is hosted by the Northeast Beauty Rep Association—also known as NEBRA or NeBRA—are April 18-19, back to a Saturday-Sunday format. The dates are well after Easter and Passover in 2015 too. read more
Thursday, April 3, 2014 - 10:44
Main image: Sally Beauty Holdings is offering one free year of credit monitoring and identity-theft protection to customers who may have been affected by its recent data-breach incident. Although the scope of the data breach has not yet been fully determined, the professional beauty products retailer and distributor has committed itself to keeping customers apprised of updates and providing affected customers with ongoing support. read more
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 16:04
Main image: ScentWorld Events has secured flagship sponsors for its global scent and sensory marketing event, ScentWorld 2014, taking place June 12-13 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. The conference features two days of networking, presentations and workshops, helping professionals to creatively build their businesses with profitable ideas. Attendees hear from leading minds in scent and sensory market research, technology and trends, and applications, with inspiration from dynamic exhibitions featuring the top...
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 12:22
Main image: Coty entered into an agreement in January to acquire Lena White, the largest international distributor of OPI. For the past 30 years, Lena White has served as OPI’s distributor in the United Kingdom for the professional and retail beauty channels. read more
Friday, March 28, 2014 - 12:20
Main image: Reuben Carranza is the president of R+Co, a new professional haircare line launching in May, as announced by Luxury Brand Partners, an incubator for artist-driven beauty brands, for which Carranza oversees the development of innovative brands and education platforms the brand is launching. R+Co brings together a collective of top stylists, led by Howard McLaren, Thom Priano and Garren, to celebrate the culture of hairdressing, provide high-performance products created from a unique point of view and offer...
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 - 12:27
Main image: America's Beauty Show 2014, hosted by Cosmetologists Chicago, welcomed more than 55,000 professionals and more than 450 manufacturers and distributors March 22-24 at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago. read more
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 14:35
Main image: Beauty Bus Foundation and NOVA recently partnered to sponsor "head-to-wheels" mobility makeovers at the Westfield Topanga Mall in Canoga Park, California. During the event, Beauty Bus Foundation pampered terminally and critically ill patients with beauty makeovers, while NOVA provided free fixes for canes, walkers and wheelchairs. The Beauty Bus Foundation sponsors about 21 of these events a year, often at hospitals. read more
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:23
Main image: The first-ever March of Dimes New York Division Spirit of Beauty Luncheon is set to take place May 12 at Cipriani in New York City and become an annual event. As a nonprofit, March of Dimes focuses on supporting pregnancy and baby health. The Spirit of Beauty Luncheon will honor Sarah Brown, Vogue beauty director; Mally Roncal, Mally Beauty president and founder; and Jacquie Tractenberg, Tractenberg & Co. president. read more
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:20
Main image: Spilo Worldwide has appointed Nikola Cline as vice president of marketing. Cline joins the professional-beauty manufacturer, master distributor and importer with more than 18 years of experience in the professional beauty industry through top brands such as John Paul Mitchell Systems, Sebastian Professional and Nexxus Salon Hair Care. She most recently served as senior director of marketing for John Paul Mitchell Systems. read more
Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 11:20
Main image: Spilo Worldwide has appointed Nikola Cline as vice president of marketing. Cline joins the professional-beauty manufacturer, master distributor and importer with more than 18 years of experience in the professional-beauty industry through top brands such as Paul Mitchell, Sebastian and Nexxus. She most recently served as senior director of marketing for John Paul Mitchell Systems. Cline has a wealth of experience in driving brand growth, developing award-winning products and forming global partnerships. read more