beauty products

Marketing to Multiethnic Consumers Intensifies

Thirty percent, or 9 million, of 2010 U.S. census takers indicated mixed-raced heritage—up from 6.8 million in 2000; and more specifically, 16% indicated Hispanic and 13% indicated Black. Subsequently, the multicultural beauty products market continues to outpace the growth of the overall market for cosmetics and toiletries, posting a 3.7% increase in 2014, within an estimated $400 billion global beauty industry.

ULTA Beauty Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

ULTA Beauty Announces Second Quarter 2014 Results

ULTA Beauty announced Sept. 11 financial results for the 13-week period and 26-week period that ended Aug. 2, which compares to the same periods that ended Aug. 3, 2013.

Fromm 1907 Vintage Barber Cape

This professional 45-inch by 60-inch cape is made with lightweight polyester and has a vintage tools print. Its water-resistant treatment keeps clients dry and protected; and an extra-long adjustable snap closure makes it suitable for a variety of sizes. The 1907 salon apparel signature includes authentic materials and a high level of craftsmanship for optimal protection and comfort. Visit www.frommbeauty.com.

NY NOW Awards Personal-Care Products

NY NOW Awards Personal-Care Products

Five companies from across the United States and Canada have been named Personal Care + Wellness Best New Product Award winners for the 2014 summer edition of NY NOW, The Market for Home + Lifestyle (formerly NYIGF).

Emery to Join Cortex USA Sept. 1 as CEO

Emery to Join Cortex USA Sept. 1 as CEO

Longtime salon-industry executive Gregg Emery will be the new CEO of Cortex USA effective Sept. 1, Beauty Store Business has learned.

"It's a great opportunity to bring truly professional lines to the salon industry," Emery told BSB Aug. 18.

Established in 2004, Cortex is a supplier of advanced and fashion-forward products for both professional and home use—including blow-dryers, flat irons, curling irons, hairbrushes and other haircare items.