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Brickman Succeeds Winterhalter as Sally Beauty Holdings CEO

Sally Beauty Holdings announced Feb. 5 that president and COO Chris Brickman succeeded Gary Winterhalter as CEO effective Feb. 1, 2015. Winterhalter will continue to serve the company as executive chairman of the board of directors.

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.