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CVS Focuses on Expanded Health, Beauty Offerings, Store Experience

Many CVS Pharmacy customers may soon walk into their neighborhood pharmacy and find it almost unrecognizable. The online and brick-and-mortar retailer is upping its game among competing health and beauty retailers, adding more on-trend and “healthier” beauty options, a broader selection of vitamins and supplements, and what it’s calling better-for-you food options; not to mention an upgraded store design, featuring digital signage and an enhanced customer experience.

L’Oreal Intensifies Efforts to Reduce Environmental Footprint

In light of its stance on climate change, L’Oreal has been committed to sustainable efforts to reduce its environmental footprint, recently disclosing the results of its endeavors in its “2016 Sharing Beauty With All Progress Report,” as part of its Sharing Beauty With All program, which was launched in 2013.

Indie Beauty Expo Debuts in Dallas!

Indie Beauty Expo (IBE), which first entered the beauty scene in New York City in the summer of 2015 and made a second debut in Los Angeles in the spring of 2016 is now expanding its footprint to Dallas. Indie Beauty Expo will launch in Dallas in spring 2017, giving Dallas and all who flock to it a taste of all things indie beauty, from beauty ingestibles to beauty devices and more.

Beauty Changes Lives Honors Sydell & Arnold Miller, $1 Million in Scholarships Donated

Matrix’s Sydell and Arnold Miller became the first-ever co-recipients of the Beauty Changes Lives Foundation’s Legacy Award during the 5th Annual Beauty Changes Lives event, which took place March 26, during America’s Beauty Show by Cosmetologists Chicago.

ISBN 2017 Orlando to Offer Insights for a New Era of Business

International SalonSpa Business Network’s annual conference, coming up May 7-9, will focus on equipping beauty professionals for today’s evolving retail, leadership, marketing and customer service experiences. The event, “Building the Ultimate Experience,” will host breakout sessions at the Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes, in Orlando, Florida. ISBN is also partnering with law firm Ogletree Deakins to inform ISBN members with key employment, labor and wage insights.

The Kirschner Group Announces New Digital Marketing Services in Partnership with Creative Age Publications

One of the professional beauty industry’s leading sales organizations, The Kirschner Group (TKG) has announced the creation of a new social media and digital marketing department specifically designed to offer clients a unique opportunity to increase brand awareness and growth in the digital space.