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beautypress Announces Dates for 2014 Press Events

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beautypress' Spotlight Day Press Events present an opportunity for brand owners and representatives to meet top beauty editors from print and online publications in New York City.

The 2014 dates are as follows:
May 7—Summer Spotlight Day Press Event
Sept. 24—Fall Spotlight Day Press Event
Nov. 12—Winter Spotlight Day Press Event

The events are slated to host 200 editors from long- and short-lead publications in print and digital media, giving brands ample opportunity to present their collections.

The event options are as follows:

Beauty Brands Are Losing to Teens on YouTube

Pixability data software company YouTube study

A television mentality doesn’t work on YouTube. And teenage girls are doing it right—capturing substantially more viewers on YouTube than beauty manufacturers and beauty brands. These and other insights are available in data software company Pixability’s study “Beauty on YouTube: How YouTube is Radically Transforming the Beauty Industry and What That Means for Brands.”

Beauty Brands Announces Big Changes

Beauty Brands Announces Big Changes

Bob Bernstein, founder and former CEO of Beauty Brands, has told The Kansas City Star that an unnamed California private-equity firm now has a controlling interest in the regional beauty-retailer chain and two ex-ULTA Beauty executives are now leading the business.

Beauty Store Business posted links on its Twitter and Facebook pages to the Jan. 10 news story the same day that it was published online by the newspaper.

Beauty Brands Appoints Green as Senior Vice President of Merchandise

Beauty Brands Appoints Green as Senior Vice President of Merchandise

Beauty Brands—which has 54 salons/spas/stores in 11 states, including "the studio" featuring prestige makeup and skincare brands now at all sites, as well as a website it sells off of—recently named Lisa Green as its senior vice president of merchandise.

A seasoned veteran with more than 20 years of experience, Green has an extensive background in merchandising and comes to Beauty Brands from philosophy, where she led a successful team and chaired numerous accounts—including Beauty Brands.

OpenSky Launches Open Social Marketplace for Small Merchants

OpenSky Launches Open Social Marketplace for Small Merchants

Social-network shopping site OpenSky.com has just debuted an open social marketplace. The site provides small merchants with the opportunity to manage their own stores within OpenSky’s network of nearly 3 million members who connect to their friends to discover, buy and share unique products.

Beauty Brands Opens 54th Studio Within Its Retail Locations

Beauty Brands Opens 54th Studio Within Its Retail Locations

Beauty Brands is opening its 54th "studio" mid-February, completing the rollout of its store-within-a-store concept to all Beauty Brands locations nationally. The expansion began with the chain’s Kansas City flagship store and is culminating in its Houston locations.