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Gone are the days when managers looked upon part-time workers as dispensable resources of little value to the enterprise. Today’s part-timers have become critical gears in the profit machine, performing many vital duties...

Ada S. Polla

I had the pleasure of attending the first-ever WWD Digital Forum: Beauty Edition during Fashion Week earlier this year in New York City. As is usual with such high-caliber conferences, I left the day with more ideas than...

Elements of Beauty

Directly from the ELEMENTs show floor in Manhattan inside New York City is a lineup of niche products that are certainly worthy of the spotlight.

The 7th edition of the ELEMENTs showcase for prestige fragrances,...

Harlan Kirschner's Celebrating Cures

Saturday, July 12, is the date for the beauty industry's 2014 Spirit of Life Award Reception & Dinner at the Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas. This year, Harlan Kirschner, CEO of The Kirschner...

Protecting Your Customers’ Data

The mammoth security breach at Target stores over the 2013 holiday shopping season focused the nation on the reality of cybercrime and identity theft. Forty million people had credit or debit card numbers stolen in the...

Protecting Sensitive Customer Data

Credit cards. What would today's retailer do without them? If you're like most merchants, you've found that the ubiquitous plastic card has become the default transaction tool for purchases large and small. But there's a...