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Retailers Boost Employment During 2013 Holiday Season

Retailers helped boost employment gains over the 2013 holiday season. More specifically, retail-industry job gains posted at 49,200 over November and 328,600 year-over-year, according to the ...

Beauty Brands Announces Big Changes

Bob Bernstein, founder and former CEO of Beauty Brands, has told The Kansas City Star that an unnamed California private-equity firm now has a controlling interest in the...

Beauty Bus Foundation

The Beauty Bus Foundation is in need of donations, including beauty products and services, for its fast-approaching Beauty Drive 2014 silent auction of which the proceeds benefit the...

Birchbox, Us Weekly Offer Red Carpet Inspired Birchbox

Online discovery-retail company Birchbox is partnering with Us Weekly to offer its customers a special-edition Birchbox, inspired by...

Great Clips Names New President, COO

Great Clips has a new president. Steve Hockett, formerly COO of the Minneapolis-based salon franchise, assumed the role Jan. 1, upon former president Charlie Simpson’s semi-...

Retailers Appeal Credit Card Swipe Fee Settlement

The National Retail Federation is appealing the approximate $6 billion class-action settlement approved by a U.S. District Court concerning credit card swipe fees.

The lawsuit was...