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Wahl Professional Unveils Interactive Tool Selector

Wahl Professional has introduced a cool, interactive Tool Selector for beauty professionals at its website. Check it out by clicking here.

Users are greeted with a Web-based experience that assists them in choosing the proper Wahl Professional clipper or trimmer based on a number of factors, including the client's hair texture and the technique being used.

Sprayco Consumer Products Is Now Repped by Coleman/Harrison and BTB Sales & Marketing

Want to sell and/or distribute Allure Style Accessories, Miamica and the Sprayco beauty line of products in Sprayco Consumer Products' family of brands?

The supplier is now partnering with two new manufacturers' rep firms: Coleman/Harrison: Beauty Brand Agents (800.767.1109) in the Northeast and Midwest; and BTB Sales & Marketing (800.538.9008, 516.781.6901) in the Southeast, Southwest and West as well as Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.

Fantasia Industries Appoints New Vice President of Sales

John Perrone is the new vice president of sales at Fantasia Industries.

Perrone represented the haircare supplier at the recent Western Buying Conference in Las Vegas (see his picture from there to the left), and is overseeing all salespeople and manufacturers' rep firms.

He has more than 35 years of work experience in beauty and consumer packaged goods.

[Photo by Marc Birenbaum, Beauty Store Business]

Beauty Collection to Open a Boutique in Marina del Rey, California

Beauty Collection's sixth brick-and-mortar site in Southern California will be in Marina del Rey. The grand opening has been set for May 14.

It will be a 2,100-square-foot boutique at 4722 Admiralty Way (90292). The same services (facials, massages, waxing bar, makeovers, etc.) and key beauty brands (with just a very few exceptions) will be offered as the regional salon/spa-store chain's other sites in Manhattan Beach, Corona del Mar/Newport Beach, Malibu, West Hollywood and Calabasas.

CPNA 2016 to Debut DISCOVER Green Program

Cosmoprof North America is launching DISCOVER Green, a special area on the show floor this year for companies dedicated to green, eco-friendly, clean, organic and/or natural beauty products.

CPNA officials say that the decision to include a new “green” section comes on the heels of increased consumer awareness about the environmental impact and ingredient safety from the products—including in beauty and wellness—that they purchase.