Western Buying Conference

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]

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.

Bigger WBC Show Floor Sells Out

When the 2012 Western Buying Conference opens up for business at the Bally’s Hotel & Convention Center in Las Vegas, beauty retailers, distributors and others will venture out into a larger exhibit area than last year with a sold-out show floor.

They will see more than 190 booths with new and exciting products as well as great show deals at the Western Beauty Rep Association manufacturers rep firm-member trade show, according to show manager Patty Paletto. Exhibit hours on both Jan. 16 and Jan. 17 are from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.