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CPNA Receives Recognition, Announces Social-Media Conference

Cosmoprof North America 2014

Cosmoprof North America, which was recently named No. 103 of 2013's Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States by Trade Show News Network, will be providing a social-media conference for the upcoming 2014 show, scheduled for July 13-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.

The professional-beauty trade show moved up nine spots from its ranking as No. 112 of the Top 250 Trade Shows in the United States in 2012, per TSNN—a trade show industry news source. CPNA was recognized for its consistent growth in net square footage.

Sport Clips Haircuts Celebrates 20th Anniversary with "Extraordinary Experience"-Themed National Huddle

Sport Clips Haircuts Celebrates Its 20th Anniversary with 2013 National Huddle

Sport Clips Haircuts—the leading men’s and boys’ haircare franchise in the United States—recently celebrated its 20th anniversary during its 2013 National Huddle at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas.

SoftSheen-Carson Launches Work Ur Magic Campaign With Actor Lance Gross to Win Four Tickets to Vegas

SoftSheen-Carson Launches Work Ur Magic Campaign With Actor Lance Gross

SoftSheen-Carson Magic Shave, creator of African-American men's grooming and shaving products, has partnered with actor Lance Gross to serve as the brand ambassador as it unveils its new digital campaign Work Ur Magic.

Gross will help kick off the Magic Shave online game Work Ur Magic by helping one lucky guy win an all-expense paid trip for four to Las Vegas for him and his buddies.

"African-American Beauty Perspectives" Roundtable to Be Held at CPNA 2013

"African-American Beauty Perspectives" Conference to Be Held at CPNA 2013

For the first time ever, there will be an educational session on the U.S. multicultural/ethnic market from African-American perspectives at a Cosmoprof North America. Show organizers and Beauty Store Business are presenting "The U.S. Multicultural/Ethnic Beauty Market: African-American Perspectives" roundtable at CPNA 2013 on Monday, July 15, from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. in Bella Conference Room #1 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.

Sweis Inc. Opens New Pro-Only Store, Plans Additional Locations

Sweis Inc. opens new pro-only beauty store in Encino, California

Sweis Inc. has opened a professional-only beauty store in Encino, California, and plans to add more sites through the end of the year. On the independent salon-products distributor's list of more pro-only store locations are Las Vegas and Bakersfield, California, says president Karl Sweis (pictured inside the Encino store with Sormé Professional Cosmetics Group director of sales Fari Hosseinian).

The Encino store at 15605 Ventura Blvd. is open from 8:30 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Happy 10th Anniversary, CPNA!

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Cosmoprof North America 10th Anniversary

Cosmoprof North America 2012 starts Sunday at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Convention Center in Las Vegas. When the clock strikes 10 that morning opening up the show floor for business, it will also mark the 10th anniversary of CPNA.