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Wig & Hairpiece Stores Market to Rise

Revenue for the wig and hairpiece stores industry is projected to rise over the next five years at an annualized rate, according to market-research firm IBISWorld’s newly updated...

Ada S. Polla

The Biannual WWD Beauty CEO Summit, held May 7-9 at The Breakers in Palm Beach, Florida, brought together more than 300 beauty executives, both "Davids" and "Goliaths," industry giants and newcomers. The theme of this...

Allure, The Beauty Expert, has launched seamless salon- and spa-booking functionality on allure.com. In collaboration with...

Jean Warshaw

What do antibacterial soaps and fake mustaches have in common? They are cosmetics. They both fit the definition of "cosmetic" under the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FFDCA), the federal law that governs cosmetics...

The National Retail Federation has told the U.S. Supreme Court that the debate over debit card swipe fees is “of staggering importance” and has asked the justices to review a ruling that...

How to Turn Negative Workers into Positive Performers

Do your employees play well with shoppers? Do they engage with the public in ways that spark sales and promote loyalty? In the best of worlds you would always answer "yes." The fact is every business has some employees...