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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.

ULTA Beauty Names New CEO

ULTA Beauty Names New CEO

ULTA Beauty has a new CEO and board director as of July 1: Mary Dillon. She replaced interim CEO Dennis K. Eck, who held that position since February when Chuck Rubin stepped down as president and CEO to become CEO at Michaels Stores.

About That "Showrooming" Going On in Your Beauty Store ...

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About That "Showrooming" Going On in Your Beauty Store ...

I'm totally fascinated by "showrooming"—the term for people who visit brick and mortars to try out products but then check their mobile devices there for the best price online. The practice is transforming shopping—even with beauty products and, yes, inside your beauty store.

Too Close For Comfort

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Is it bad for business when too many beauty retailers occupy the same area?

In a diverse suburban community just a stone's throw west of Chicago, general manager of K-Stone Beauty Supply Joe Seok has helped run his family’s ethnic beauty supply and wig emporium in the heart of the Village of Oak Park’s bustling commercial district for more than 20 years.

Beauty 360 to Shut Its Doors & Ecommerce Business Effective May 19

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CVS/pharmacy has decided to close all 25 of its Beauty 360 locations as of May 19 to refocus its attention on the growth and development of its core CVS/pharmacy beauty business so it can satisfy a wider group of its customers. Operation of Beauty360.com will also cease as of May 19.

Birchbox

Birchbox co-founders Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna
Oh, what a year it has been for co-founders Katia Beauchamp and Hayley Barna and their unique online-only beauty retailer!

After only one year in business, Birchbox continues to grow by leaps and bounds thanks to a one-of-a-kind business model, two savvy co-owners and an ever-growing team.