Salon Mayan has opened in Huntington, NY as the first Matrix Inspiration Salon SoColor and StyleLink Bar in the US.
According to Matrix vice president of business development Gail Cohen, the Matrix Inspiration Salon program was created to deve… Read More »
Coty is acquiring 43 of Procter & Gamble’s beauty brands in a complicated deal valued at $12.5 billion. The agreement, a Reverse Morris Trust (RMT) transaction, includes P&G’s global salon professional hair care and color, retail… Read More »
eSalon is adding a subscription service. With ‘The Match-Up’ clients will receive a monthly shipment of three professional-grade hair care and styling products selected to address their specific needs. For $30 plus shipping, users will ge… Read More »
Sales: $1.7 billion
Key Personnel: Kazutoshi Kobayashi, president.
Major Products: Skin care, cosmetics and toiletries sold under several brand names including Decorte (formerly Cosme Decorte), AQ, Awake, Jill Stuart, Ann… Read More »
Sales: $135 million (estimated). Corp. sales: $210 million (estimated).
Key Personnel: Farouk Shami, founder.
Major Products: Chi and Biosilk professional products.
New Products: new Chi styling S… Read More »
New York, NY
Sales: $10.9 billion for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: William P. Lauder, executive chairman; Fabrizio Freda, president and chief executive officer; John Demsey, group president; Ca… Read More »
Sales: $68.9 billion (estimated) for personal care, household care and oral care products. Corporate sales: $83 billion, for the year ended June 30, 2014.
Key Personnel: AG Lafley, chairman, president an… Read More »
Joico: named Jeremy Davies-Barbala as its new international creative director.
With a background from the school of Sassoon, which Davies-Barbala joined in 2002 later becoming creative director for both UK and US staff training programs, he also lea… Read More »
Alterna Haircare: promoted John Powers to vice president of sales and education, The Americas and Jennifer Rattazzi to area vice president, salon professional, North America. Powers most recently held the position of area vice president, salon profes… Read More »
For the first quarter ended May 2, 2015, Ulta Beauty’s net sales increased 21.6% to $868.1 million from $713.8 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2014 and comparable sales increased 11.4% compared to an increase of 8.7% in the first fiscal… Read More »
Hair salon staple Peter Coppola is expanding with a new hair care line. One of the popular products is Just Blow Blow Out Spray. Enjoy smooth, hydrated hair in less time with the heat-activated formula which is said to provide serious frizz-fighting… Read More »
Stuck in the office in July or just wish you could recreate that windswept summer hair on a rainy day in October? For days like that, Not Your Mother’s created Beach Babe Moisturizing Shampoo and Conditioner ($7). It is said to create the perfe… Read More »
QVC founder Joseph Segel has come out of retirement to launch ProfilePro, a new business that he contends will disrupt the hair care business. ProfilePRO is billed as a “totally new customized hair care system enabling hundreds of millions of p… Read More »
Currency headwinds continue to batter the home and personal care industry. Procter & Gamble said sales declined across all major segments in the third quarter due to a strong dollar. P&G executives predict that the dollar will drive a 5 to 6%… Read More »
Was the “granny trend”—where women of all ages colored their hair shades of silver and gray just a media craze? According to Kline Pro, the company’s product-level database, hair colorant sales within the brights and silver sh… Read More »
One of the perks of working at Happi is the range of products that make it to our desks. Over the years, I’ve tried all manners of skin and hair care products, but with little or no reaction from my loved ones or co-workers; maybe I’m not… Read More »
The International SalonSpa Business Network (ISBN): selected Valorie Reavis as its executive director. In this new position for ISBN, Reavis will serve as the liaison between the ISBN board, its executive committee and membership and drive the busine… Read More »