July 1, 2009
Nail product manufacturers tell us their story in the space of a cocktail napkin.
June 29, 2009
OPI artistic director Suzi Weiss-Fischmann gives Cosmopolitan readers the five-step instructions to a home pedicure.
May 27, 2009
To spread the amount of time between nail salon trips, keep the nicks and chips to a minimum.
December 23, 2008
LA Times Magazine takes a peek at OPI's polish-naming process.
November 13, 2008
Suzi gives Extra a unique guided tour of OPI!,
September 16, 2008
What do you wear on nails when the hair is parted low and on the side and the lipstick is a black-red? Style maven Suzi Weiss-Fischmann recommends the perfect match.
May 1, 2008
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa recognized OPI for its “great corporate citizenship,” saying that the 400 jobs the company has created are a model for the rest of Los Angeles.
August 1, 2006
NAILS recently asked OP president George Schaeffer to look back on his 25 years in the nail business.
July 1, 2006
Do you ever wonder how some of the industry’s biggest power players got their start — in life and in the beauty industry? Are you interested in how their minds work? From theme song to what car they drive, we’re letting our readers peek behind the curtain of some of the nail world’s most powerful players.
June 1, 2006
Take advantage of the fact that there is a significant increase in pedicures during the summer months spruce up your pedicure services
May 1, 2000
One year ago, Lynn Kogle and her staff at Secrets Salon in Long Beach, Calif., took on the challenge of revamping their business systems using the strategies taught in OPI’s business management program, The Edge - Standards & Systems for Success.
January 1, 2000
Shrinkage is the term retailers use to describe missing product inventory. Simple employee error or sticky fingers can be the culprit. We asked the Secrets team for their view on this retailing pitfall in this month’s business-building update.
November 1, 1999
When Nadine Galli, OPI’s Southern California Regional Manager, visited Secrets for their monthly status meeting, she walked into a salon that was bustling with clients engaged in a myriad of salon services. The same clients were also leaving the salon having purchased the OPI retail products the salon now sells.
September 1, 1999
How many times does a great idea come up in a meeting then it never gets carried out? We’ve found that the monthly status meetings are critical to helping us achieve our goals.
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