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Sally Beauty Holdings Names New Sally Beauty Supply President

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Sally Beauty Holdings Names New Sally Beauty Supply President

Tobin Anderson has been appointed president of Sally Beauty Supply, Sally Beauty Holdings has announced. Anderson has been serving as senior vice president of Sally Beauty Supply, overseeing the Sally Beauty merchandising and marketing departments.

He will continue to report to Gary Winterhalter, Sally Beauty Holdings chairman and CEO.

Prior to joining the company, he held numerous executive positions at Lenscrafters, Crabtree & Evelyn, Bath & Body Works and May Department Stores.

Target’s Beauty Concierge Program Expands to Additional U.S. Markets

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Target’s Beauty Concierge Program Expands to Additional U.S. Markets

Target has expanded its ever-growing Beauty Concierge program to 95 stores in New York, New Jersey, the San Francisco Bay Area and the Dallas-Fort Worth market. "We’re thrilled with the early success of the Beauty Concierge program and its expansion to more markets across the country,” says Christina Hennington, Target’s vice president of beauty and personal care.

The program is now available in nearly 300—or about 17%—of Target's 1,797 brick-and-mortar stores across the United States. (Target also has 122 brick-and-mortar stores in Canada.)

The Makeup Show to Hold Its Holiday Pop-Up Shop in NYC

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The Makeup Show to Hold Its Holiday Pop-Up Shop in NYC

The Makeup Show will open its doors to the public with the return of its highly popular Holiday Pop-Up Shop on Dec. 7 and Dec. 8 at the Metropolitan Pavilion in New York City. Hours are from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Dec. 7 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Dec. 8.

Hey, Did the Red Sox Win the World Series Because of ... Andis?

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Hey, Did The Red Sox Win the World Series Because of ... Andis?

Baseball is a game of many superstitions, and this secret can now be told: Andis had a hand—err, clipper and trimmer—in helping the Boston Red Sox win the 2013 World Series. Remember that “Fear the Beard” fever?

Well, Andis gifted the major league baseball team with SlimLine2 trimmers to keep their winning beards groomed.

And baseball/celebrity barber Monster 99, aka Angel Lucas, had his cordless Andis clipper on hand as he tended to Bosox pitcher Clay Buchholz’s beard.

In Memoriam: Burton Scheff

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In Memoriam: Burton Scheff

Burton "Burt" Scheff, beauty-industry pioneer and The Burmax Co. CEO, passed away Nov. 1 at the age of 77. Scheff started working in the family business—The Burmax Brush Co.—when he was in high school.

He continued working while going to New York University as a business major. Shortly after graduation his dad passed away, and he took over running the company at the age of 22.

Sephora Opens Its First Store in Brooklyn

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Sephora Opens Its First Store in Brooklyn

Sephora has opened its first store in Brooklyn, New York. The official grand opening—with many events, demos, guest appearances and specials—was Nov. 1 and Nov. 2. A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Nov. 1.

The first 100 clients both days received Sephora gift cards with mystery values worth up to $1,000.

The 8,039-square-foot, freestanding store offers more than 13,000 products from 200-plus brands—including Sephora's own collection of makeup, skin care, tools and accessories.

[Image courtesy of Sephora]

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