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Better Business

Better Business: Art and Commerce

Oct 31 2013 | By Kelley Donahue
Attracting new guests and encouraging repeat visits through client-loyalty programs is the cornerstone of any successful salon business. Case in point: Randy Currie, owner of six namesake salons...
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The Wise Guy

Oct 23 2013 | By
Making the Man Barber and entrepreneur Curtis Smith of Marble Hill International Unisex Salon in the Bronx, NY spends much of his time manning his haircare line Xotics by Curtis Smith as well as...
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Better Business

Oct 23 2013 | By
Smooth Over Known for its Japanese Hair Straightening system, Yuko added a mild Deep Conditioning Treatment to its professional salon service line. This gentle, moisturizing treatment aims to make...
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Ahead for Business

Sep 12 2013 | By Karen Ford
Three members of American Salon’s new Better Business Network explain how they’re taking care of business in their salons. To Sally Meldahl, co-owner of Tangerine Aveda Lifestyle Salon & Spa...
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Notebook - July 2013

Aug 16 2013 | By
Niche Knack Specialized salons with a single focus show no signs of abating. Proof? Hairstylist Josh Wood recently opened a Bang Bar in his Atelier Liberty in London, where a swift style update...
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STOP DIVERSION: End Run

Aug 14 2013 | By
Moroccanoil’s new e-commerce site turns the Internet—traditionally a diversion gray market—into a source of new clients and profits for salons. The Internet has been a double-edged sword for salon...
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Better Business - June 2013

Jun 01 2013 | By Jennifer Bernstein, Cary Levine
Rockin’ the Suburbs In three locations already, including the award-winning salon on Newbury Street in Boston, James Joseph Salon has opened in Plymouth, MA, expanding its expertise in the suburbs...
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