Beauty Store Business magazine - March, 2019

Articles

Amazon has been touted as revolutionizing retailing and shopping. And its impact is real. The multichannel retailer controls close to 5 percent of the total U.S. retail market, both online and offline, according to...

When Tiila Abbitt learned that a third of landfill waste comes from personal care products, she knew she had to do something about it. After spending years working in product development for Sephora, Abbitt discovered the...

Touch, taste, smell, sound, person-to-person interaction and firsthand sampling–these are experiences that a customer can’t replicate while merely tossing products into an online shopping cart. And it’s these areas where...

It's official; DNA kits have infiltrated the beauty industry. And while it may sound sci-fi, DNA testing is actually very simple and practical. As with ancestry tests, the user collects a sample of saliva or hair and...

Even though recent closures of iconic chain stores such as Toys R Us and Sears stoke fears of a total retail apocalypse, the truth is that consumers will still be shopping brick-and-mortar stores for gifts this holiday...

Jin Choi, president of hair tool manufacturer Izutech, embodies the American Dream. His journey started 31 years ago, when his parents brought him to the United States from Korea as a 10-year-old child. "It was a really...