By Allan Labos | Updated: 01/07/2013 3:03:00 PM
In the third installment in his retail-focused blog series, Akari Owner Allan Labos shares tips for successfully planning and hosting a huge, Black Friday-style event.
By Allan Labos | Updated: 12/14/2012 3:45:00 PM
Allan Labos, retail guru and owner of Akari in Portland, Maine, is back with his second blog on retailing, which details 8 strategies for boosting a salon's sales.
By Allan Labos | Updated: 12/07/2012 2:59:00 PM
Our newest blogger, Allan Labos, owner of Akari Salon in Portland, Maine, details how he overhauled his retail program, making it so profitable he was able to purchase his 20,000-square-foot building.
By Paul Tate | Updated: 12/05/2012 12:46:00 PM
Shortcuts CEO Paul Tate takes a look at how the tablet will change the chairside consultation and strengthen the relationship between the stylist and the client.
By Frank Gambuzza and Scott Missad | Updated: 11/30/2012 10:34:00 AM
The Profitability Project's Frank Gambuzza and Scott Missad show you how to avoid slow sales in January and February by tying winter incentives to holiday sales.