The 5th Annual J. White & Associates Manufacturers' Summit and Distributor Conference took place at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas Jan. 19-20.
SalonCentric executive Mark Clevenger (pictured second from the left) spoke in a keynote address to J. White & Associates' manufacturers there, which included B. Kettner, California Tan, Control Corrective, Dye-Ties, NuFoot, Pink Pewter, Theorie and Young Nails.
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Amidst news of volatile stock markets, and job and real estate reports arose positive statistics for U.S. retailers in 2011. U.S. retail and food services sales were up 8% July 2011 through September 2011, as compared with the same period the prior year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Health and personal-care store sales in particular rose 4.5% in the same time range.