Most Popular in:

Small Business

New in Small Business (page 10 of 16)

Feb 16, 2009 | 11:30 AM CST

CEW (UK) Business Breakfast

CEW (UK) Feb. 2, 2009

Upbeat picture painted at business breakfast, discussing why the beauty industry, more than ever, needs entrepreneurs.

Feb 04, 2009 | 02:20 PM CST

Cosmetics Take a Holistic Approach

Susan Posnick
By: Leslie Benson

There’s a lot to be said for companies that start at the grassroots level. Projects are funded out-of-pocket, personal experience becomes career passion, and end results matter more because they are of one’s own design. For 20-year veteran celebrity makeup artist Susan Posnick, that’s the path she chose to follow when she was diagnosed with facial skin cancer.

Jan 07, 2009 | 04:40 PM CST

20 To Know

By: Karen A. Newman, Jeff Falk, Leslie Benson

It takes a lot of creative, capable people to build and power the exciting and dynamic beauty industry. Every year the editors of GCI magazine meet or hear from hundreds of you who keep us pretty optimistic about the future. Presented here are 20 who captured our imaginations in 2008.

Dec 18, 2008 | 10:25 AM CST

Marketer Targets Unique, Narrowly Defined Consumer

Novel trial effort on extreme skin condition of school bus mechanics meant to demonstrate effectiveness and wider potential of product.

Nov 21, 2008 | 11:29 AM CST

Giving Back and the Green Thumb

Afterglow
By: Sara Mason

Ethnic cosmetic brands’ discuss 'cause’ marketing and eco-friendly products.

Nov 21, 2008 | 11:15 AM CST

Alchimie Forever Blends Science and Nature

Ada Polla
By: Leslie Benson

Ada Polla, the Swiss-born president and CEO of Alchimie Forever, discusses her family-run company, her international business views and the future of the antiaging skin care segment.

Nov 14, 2008 | 12:23 PM CST

Skin Care Brand Focuses on Male Luxury Consumers

By: Leslie Benson

Profile: Barry Alford and Jefferson Hoffman, Founders, Alford & Hoff, Inc.,

Nov 03, 2008 | 10:01 AM CST

A Feminine Touch: Q&A with Sue Devitt

Sue Devitt, Founder of Sue Devitt Beauty
By: Leslie Benson

Sue Devitt discusses marine ingredients and her beauty business.

Oct 13, 2008 | 04:57 PM CDT

Launch Sequence

By: Karen A. Newman

Marjorie Kitzrow has put a 30-year-career’s worth of marketing and brand building experience into the launch of Summersent, the first prestige fragrance for women to be launched by her company, Marjorie Midgarden Fragrances. The company grew from the memorable aroma of a single bloom into a firm dedicated to the creation and marketing of fine fragrance and related products through premium channels.

Oct 13, 2008 | 04:42 PM CDT

Trade Routes: Learning to Swim in the Global Market

By: Michael Wynne

The global market is filled with opportunities that require action—and in today’s fiercely competitive business world, you can’t afford to ignore any potential market.