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Kline’s Hair Salon Data Shows Promise for Industry Recovery

Kline's analysis of product and service sales reveals product sales were strong through the shutdown and after reopening, while certain professional beauty services are stronger than others as clients come back to salons.

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REPORT: You Want Their Business? Then Do a Better Job of Representing Them

According to a research study conducted by the AARP, all women would like to see age diversity better represented by manufacturers and advertisers.

State of the Salon Industry: New Study Details Factors Leading to Low-Growth

Sales of salon hair-care services grew only 1.8% with sales of salon hair-care products growing 1%, according to the NEW 2018 Professional Salon Industry Haircare Study.

Salon Today 200: Writing Your Own Success Story

Before exploring the individual profiles of the 2019 SALON TODAY 200 honorees, we look at the collective narrative their data tells us about the professional salon industry.

Design by Numbers

The 2018 Salons of the Year shed some light on salon design through their statistics.

Top Beauty Companies to Share Action Plans to Benefit Entire Industry at ISBN's Spring Conference

Successful owners, business authors and leading consultants to take the stage at ISBN's spring conference, helping owners of multi-location salons futureproof their businesses.

2017 Professional Salon Industry Haircare Study Reports Salon Industry Growth Figures

Salon services grew only 2% and salon haircare grew 1.4% due to industry M&As and a sluggish U.S. economy, per new 2017 Professional Salon Industry Haircare Study.

How Consumers Judge a Business in Today's Tech-Savvy World

The proof is in the statistics. Today's consumers increasingly rely on online customer reviews to evaluate the worth of a business. Find out how why and how you can increase your review power.

Take Our Quick Beauty Pulse Survey on Staff Meetings

Salon Today gives owners a new voice through its Beauty Pulse surveys—the first one gathers info on salon staff meetings. Take five minutes and participate!

9 Wellness Trends Predicted for 2017 From Resort Spa Experts

What's in the trend forecast for the spa industry? Four spa experts from around the U.S. weigh in on which services and treatments will be in-demand for 2017 and which ones are ready for retirement.