Manufacturers and Distributors

Leadership Changes at AACS

American Association of Cosmetology Schools (AACS) President Christine Gordon announced that AACS had hired Adam Nelson as Executive Director to replace the retiring CEO Jim Cox. The announcement follows a nationwide search initiated following Cox’s 2015 announcement that he would retire in 2016.  “I want to acknowledge Jim for the exemplary leadership he demonstrated during his more than 17 years of service.

Manufacturers and Distributors

É Honored with Communicator Awards for Web Design

éprouvage, a professional beauty brand bringing the preventative anti-aging power of stem cells to haircare, is proud to announce, in partnership with Brand Agent, as the recipient of two accolades in the 2016 Communicator Awards. The site was awarded the Award of Excellence in the Visual Design category and the Award of Distinction in the Beauty & Cosmetics Industry category.


Nautical-Inspired Cuccio Colour Cruise Collection for 2016!

Login for price Colour Cruise Collection

All hands on deck as we set sail on the maiden voyage of the SS Cuccio Colour Cruise Collection. A nautical inspired collection of modern Spring shades guaranteed to help you navigate the changing tides of current styles and fashion in 2016. Ride this wave of glowing, illuminating shades on what we like to call the Love Boat of Colour!


Experiencing Dry, Red or Sore hands? Here's the Solution.

Being a hairstylist, you work with your hands every day – why not take special care of them? We have all been there, with some form of irritated hands – whether you experience dryness, redness or soreness it’s important to keep them protected. How do you avoid these dilemmas?

Robert Cromeans, industry icon and Global Artistic and Business Director of John Paul Mitchell Systems recently released his go-to product for keeping his hands hydrated throughout the day – Cuccio Naturalé Butter Blends.

Manufacturers and Distributors

Phil Horvath Appointed to Chatters Limited Partnership’s Board of Directors

Chatters Limited Partnership today announced the appointment of professional salon industry veteran Phil Horvath to its Board of Directors. As a board member, Horvath will participate in quarterly business reviews and setting the direction and strategy for the largest retailer of professional hair products and one of the largest providers of hair services in Canada.

Industry News

Amp Up Your Color Knowledge at Premiere's Color Research Presentation

What do salon professionals think about clients' color behavior? Well, MODERN found out there are some misconceptions. 

Happening at 12:30 p.m. on the Color Stage (W206A), MODERN Publisher, Steve Reiss, will break down clients' color behavior, professional's color desires and more by walking the audience through MODERN's 2015 PROCESS Hair Color Research findings, the only research of its kind that has been conducted.

Manufacturers and Distributors

Helen of Troy Show Success

Gerry Udell, Inc., a manufacturer’s representative company, reports that Helen of Troy’s personal care segment had a very successful Eastern Buying Conference, April 9-10, in East Rutherford, NJ. According to Gerry Udell, one of the Helen of Troy brands, Hot Tools, presented many new items.

Manufacturers and Distributors

BIR Rounding Up Launches for Show Preview Issue

You might think it’s not yet Memorial Day, but in publishing deadline terms, it’s time for Cosmoprof North America. Beauty Industry Report is finishing our HUGE show preview and we want to include any products or lines that you are launching or previewing in Las Vegas. Please send all information and one high-resolution digital image to [email protected] before May 27. Don’t miss our extensive show preview and follow up reports.


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