Success at Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna 2016

The 49th edition of Cosmoprof Worldwide Bologna drew in huge numbers. The largest international trade fair dedicated to the world of beauty saw the participation of 250,000 visitors and 2,510 exhibitors (+5%).

Cosmopack also had great success in Bologna. The event dedicated to the beauty supply chain grew by 5.42% and was attended by 21,900 professional visitors from the industry.

BSB Reader Discount for Cosmoprof North America!

Cosmoprof North America is right around the corner! As an exclusive, special offer, Beauty Store Business readers can purchase show tickets at a 50% discount by using code “2016BEAUTY.”

Beauty store owners can also register with the following manufacturers reps to take advantage of two complimentary show tickets: Gerry Udell Inc., Greg Dawson & Associates, Jay Halaby + Associates, The Kirschner Group, Southeast Rep Services, Ted Fishman & Associates, Van Nest Company and The Freeman Group. Complimentary badges may not be obtained after July 1.

BSG's CosmoProf to Open Store No. 1,000 in Florida

CosmoProf Celebrates Opening of 1000th Store

CosmoProf, Beauty Systems Group's professional-only store division, will open its 1,000th store Aug. 22 in Port St. Lucie, Florida.

“The opening of this 1,000th North American CosmoProf store is a hallmark for [parent company Sally Beauty Holdings] that we are very proud of," said Mike Flahaven, group vice president of store operations for CosmoProf.

Booth Renters to Increasingly Drive the Salon Biz

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Cyrus Bulsara, president of Professional Consultants & Resources

Booth renters are the fastest-growing segment in the salon world. So what are you—salon-industry manufacturers/marketers, distributors, chain salons, beauty store owners and managers, etc.—doing about it?

Those are my two major takeaways from a just-released, first-of-its kind, in-depth study by Professional Consultants & Resources.

Fascinating data from this 2011 Booth Rental Salon Market Study: Booth rentals already make up 35% of all U.S. salons, and in three years nearly 50% of all U.S. salons will offer some form of the booth-rental model.