Coleman-Harrison Debuts in the Midwest & the Northeast

After years of professional-beauty manufacturers' rep firms-sector consolidation and the race to become national (and international), a new, major player is suddenly on the scene in the Midwest and the Northeast territories: Coleman-Harrison, a company headed up by rep veterans Charlie Coleman, Tom Harrison and Chris Gunderson.

Coleman and Harrison are the co-principals of the Midwest and Northeast territories of Coleman-Harrison, and Gunderson is their partner in the Northeast, Beauty Store Business has learned

CFN Beauty Representation Expands Into the West, Is Now Nationwide

CFN Beauty Representation Expands Into the West, Is Now Natonwide

CFN Beauty Representation expanded to the West Coast as of Feb. 1, completing its goal of "offering the finest beauty manufacturers national coverage with a full-time team of experienced sales professionals," its co-owners have told Beauty Store Business.

"As distribution continues to consolidate, it is essential that we evolve to the expanding needs of our customers," says CFN co-owner Gary Fishkin.

Eastern Buying Conference to Debut Next April in Atlantic City

The NEBRA Show will get name and venue changes to go along with previously announced new additions to it next year, the Northeast Beauty Representatives Association said on April 30.

The new Eastern Buying Conference will take place on April 27-28, 2013, at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City, New Jersey, Patty Paletto—of A Perfect Show and NEBRA’s treasurer—has told Beauty Store Business.