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City Of Hope Tour

A group of about 50 VIPs joined Harlan Kirschner of The Kirschner Group—the 2014 salon-industry City of Hope Spirit of Life Award honoree—at the City of Hope Jan. 24...

Jean Warshaw, lawyer and Beauty & The Law columnist

Beauty Store Business highlighted the importance of smart use of social media in its September 2013 article “Building a Successful Social-Media Campaign.” The insightful article focused on how businesses can...

50 Best Interview Questions

With a retail environment that has finally rounded the economic corner, it's time to begin hiring again with earnest. Staffing up, replacing laid-off employees or simply upgrading your existing team is once more on your...

Retail Forecast: 2014

Steady as she goes. That old nautical phrase—urging a firm hand on the wheel and an unwavering eye on the compass—seems especially apt for today’s retailers. The economic waters remain troubled as the nation emerges from...

Beauty Culture: RSR Research Fast Facts

Price Image Wins

It turns out that retailers that base their pricing on brand image, as opposed to the competition's pricing, come out on top of retailers that focus on the latter. Retail Systems...

Skincare Spotlight: The Year in Review

As the year comes to a close, it's time to look back at some of the key happenings in our industry, with a specific focus on skin care. Let's first look at the predictions of some industry leaders that spoke with Beauty...