February 1, 2000
Over the years NAILS has examined the chemistry of polish and its ingredients, how colors are chosen, and even how polish is bottled. Here we cover it all—the life of a bottle of polish beginning to end.
Keywords: how products are made ingredients Nailco OPI products Orly
September 1, 1999
In the Land of the Rising Sun, nail care is rising in popularity. As manufacturers jockey for market share and brand loyalty, Japanese nailists bring a flair for nai design and a perfectionist streak that has the world watching.
Keywords: CND George Schaeffer international Japanese nail industry Jim Nordstrom
November 1, 1998
Light-activated gel systems have been revamped for the healthy, odor-free environment of the 90s.
Keywords: En Vogue gels IBD international Nailco
November 1, 1998
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At the 1998 BBSI Conference in Las Vegas, Kay Schoeneman, VP of sales for Schoeneman Corp., became the first woman president of BBSI. OPI kicked of its sponsorship of the American Basketball League, and Jan and Jim Nordstrom hosted the City of Hope Ball as the Spirit of Life Award Recipients.
Keywords: Carolina Cotton IBD Jan Arnold Jim Nordstrom Larry Gaynor
November 1, 1997
When UPS went on strike on August 4, 1997, it could have been an earthquake as far as nail companies salons and technicians were concerned. How they survived, and what they’ll do differently in the future, is a lesson in relying too much on one company.
Keywords: Dal LaMagna distribution distributor news Galaxy Nail Products Hair Care Nail Supplies
January 1, 1996
Keywords: company profiles Larry Gaynor Nailco
October 1, 1995
More and more distributors are placing service above the products they sell, offering technicians business as well as technical support. What do they want in return? Loyalty, of course.
Keywords: distribution Hair Care Nail Supplies Nailco
August 1, 1995
When it comes to deciding who sells what, manufacturers base their choice on how well the distributor services the nail technician. Their verdict? Most are doing a good job, but there’s always room for improvement.
Keywords: Alpha 9 American International Industries distribution George Schaeffer Jan Arnold
July 1, 1995
What so nail technicians look for in a distributor? What makes them stay loyal to one distributor and shun another? A group of nail technicians told nails what they love, and hate, about the places they buy their products.
Keywords: distribution Nailco
February 1, 1995
Reading the stories about why these exceptional people got into the nail business and what keeps them going reminded us all what we love about the nail business: It’s about working with people, doing something you love, and making other people feel good.
Keywords: As I See It Nailco NAILS Salon of the Year Awards
December 1, 1987
Nail salon will function as a regular working model salon, but with custom designed decor and furnishings.