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5 top tips for customer retention!

Do you want a higher return of customers? High customer retention rates are sought after in the world of business and the hair and beauty industry is no different. Peter Brucker once said that “the purpose of business is to make and keep a customer”. Although profit is important – it’s something that won’t happen if you don’t have customers. ...

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Goldwell and KMS host first ever HUB Network event

Salon owners descended upon Tenerife on 18th-19th June for the much anticipated HUB Network event. Running for the first year, the event will now take place annually at a different European destination and will be hosted especially for KMS and Goldwell’s exclusive salon business networking club members. The HUB Network took place in the incredible surroundings of The Gran Melia ...

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Dean Jones scoops Edinburgh Business Award

  Dean Jones Hairdressing was amongst a select few winners at the recent Edinburgh Business Awards as they scooped the award for ‘Best Edinburgh Business.’ Winning this award, after being in business for no more than three years, is symbolic of the progress and development the salon is making. After a rigorous competition process, with lots of hurdles to overcome ...

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Irish first for Dublin salon

A Dublin-based business has become the first hair salon in Ireland to be awarded Colour Expert status by The Good Salon Guide. The prestigious award was presented to Karen Whelan, Technical Director at Aidan Fitzgerald at the salon in Blackrock by Good Salon Guide founder, Dawson Penn and special guest , Mary Mitchell O’Connor, Ireland’s Minister for Jobs, Innovation and ...

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Re-brand for iSalon

iSalon, the number one complete salon management and online booking solution for hair and beauty salons, barbers, spas, and colleges has rebranded. After nationwide feedback iSalon have successfully completed their brand makeover, comprising of; a new website, brand look, tailored packages and updated features. Updated features include 24/7 online bookings to improve appointment book management, tighter stock control, strengthened client ...

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A cut above!

Vogue Hair & Beauty Lounge in Liverpool is celebrating its second year in business with a duo of announcements. The popular Old Hall Street based salon has scooped the prestigious ‘Best of Liverpool’ accolade in the English Hair & Beauty Awards 2017 following a three-month voting campaign open to the public. Their competition success follows the news that directors and ...

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Partnership stands up to cancer

Edward James Salons & Spas in Putney and Clapham are collaborating with Stand Up To Cancer to raise awareness and funds for Cancer Research UK’s life-saving research. Recognising that people have become increasingly conscious of mole checking their faces and bodies but not their scalps, celebrity hairdresser Edward James has joined forces with Stand Up To Cancer to spearhead a ...

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The difference is in the detail

“What make our services different from any other furniture supplier?” asks Albert Ewan. The answer: “Actually, we are salon designers.” It pains me to say it: we are a dying breed. Being fortunate enough to have developed and honed my skills as a designer with Welonda, at the time an intrinsic part of Wella, we have now been independent for ...

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Tool Talk: Clipper vs. Trimmers

AS A BARBER OR STYLIST, IT’S IMPORTANT TO KNOW THE DIFFERENCE!   Andis’ UK Lead Educator, Baldy, demystifies the difference between clippers and trimmers, why it’s important to have both in your cutting arsenal, and tells us about his favourite tool combination and techniques. For busy professionals, a heavy-duty clipper is a must-have. “Clippers are there for the big jobs, ...

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Nail that training!

When you train in a new treatment, you want to be sure you are training with the best, so who better than the biggest nail brand around! CND nail products have been setting the standard in the beauty industry for many years, so it is no wonder that nail professionals and beauty industry newcomers alike are desperate to train with ...

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