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Today’s consumers are accustomed to the highest level of customization in their everyday lives, from personalized iPod playlists to build-your-own sandwich shops. They’re also fully enveloped in the wonders of technology...

Amidst news of volatile stock markets, and job and real estate reports arose positive statistics for U.S. retailers in 2011. U.S. retail and food services sales were up 8% July 2011 through September 2011, as compared...

In recent years, retailers have been confronted by behemoth impacts on the marketplace, namely the global economy and the steep rise of the Technology Age. Both have drastically shifted the customer-retailer relationship...

With its user-friendly, unique website features and annual revenue of $40 million, Folica.com demands attention in the beauty-retailing arena. For...

Beauty retailers that are uneasy about the increasing frequency of unsolved hacker cases can take heart: With a bit of planning, it is possible to significantly reduce vulnerability to a computer break-in via the Internet...

Back in October, Beauty Industry West—a trade association serving the cosmetics industry—held its monthly luncheon meeting in Los Angeles. The event was sponsored by the Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors...