April 1, 1997
As competition increases, the gap between Asian salons and the rest of the industry is actually getting smaller. To keep their English-speaking clientele, Asian nail technicians are making efforts to learn the language and expand their salon services, while non-Asian salons are discovering the value of quick service and client convenience.
Keywords: discount salons international keeping your business competitive licensing promoting your services
October 1, 1996
It’s not always easy to network with other salon owners, since all of us are so busy, and many of us keep our business dealings “close to the vest.”
Keywords: Australian nail industry international networking Paula Gilmore service pricing
December 1, 1995
Being a nail pioneer in Nigeria isn’t easy. But Adetokunbo Awogboro is blazing trails right and left, with a little help from loyal clients, and a friendly customs officials or two.
Keywords: distribution international licensing nails-only salons opening a new salon
September 1, 1995
“I got started doing nails through my mother, Sandra Bauer, who has been doing nails for almost 30 years now. I always watched my mother work, and I was always fascinated with nails,” saysSheilie Lucke, a German nail technician profiled this month.
Keywords: German nail industry Germany international salon profiles
August 1, 1995
Electra Sawbridge has London head-over-nails in love with her cozy, classy salon.
Keywords: celebrity nail techs England international
May 1, 1995
Each Nail Bar location is designed to highlight a bright line-up of nail polish along the wall facing clients, a colorful contrast to the high-tech black chairs and sleek, modern design in the salons.
Keywords: international Japan Japanese nail industry Japanese nail technicians
May 1, 1995
Japanese manufacturer is water based and claims to be odor free.
Keywords: ingredients international Polish
January 1, 1995
Though nail care professionals are not required to be licensed in Australia, nails are serious business "Down Under."
Keywords: Australia Australian nail industry international OPI products
May 1, 1994
For another, people associate Los Angeles with the latest crazes, and SuperNail of Los Angeles brings the latest nail trends and techniques to the British public.
Keywords: international salon profiles
January 1, 1994
Norwegian women’s interest in nails is growing, reports Norwegian nail school owner Tone-Lise Forbergskog, whose three-month nail course is the first of its kind in Norway.
September 1, 1993
February 1, 1992
Salon owner Lynette Kirsten offers her technicians an opportunity to share in the success of her salon by sharing the profits.
Keywords: incentive structures international profit sharing profitablity retail incentives
August 1, 1984
Akiko Kimura develops beauty/manicuring school to develop market in Tokyo
Keywords: international Japanese nail industry