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Feb 05, 2008 | 12:32 PM CST
Harry Slatkin, founder and president of Slatkin & Co. and president of Limited Brands' home design, manages a half-billion dollar home fragrance business. He recently spoke with GCI magazine about his products, career and personal life...
Jan 10, 2008 | 04:01 PM CST
By: George Spilka
Achieving a premium-priced deal with strong terms that protect against unreasonable post-closing exposure is not an easy task for sellers in today’s acquisition business environment. But there are approaches and procedures that put power back into a seller’s hands.
Jan 07, 2008 | 04:33 PM CST
Members of the Professional Beauty Federation recently participated in an annual event that allows for face to face time with Congressional legislators...
Nov 08, 2007 | 04:18 PM CST
Fragrance can encourage certain moods and impact behavior. Danielle Kelli Fleming, a certified behavior therapist, became intrigued with the connection between scent, mind and mood during her graduate work in human behavior and psychology.
Oct 02, 2007 | 10:46 AM CDT
A family business can create a focus for the next generation, building a drive to take the company to the next level. For Cristina Samuels and Jennifer Isaac, co-founders of MODE Cosmetics, the family business drove them to start a business of their own. These two sisters were immersed in Zela International, a cosmetics manufacturer. Samuels worked in sales and marketing, while Isaac focused on product development.
Oct 02, 2007 | 10:42 AM CDT
By: Michael Wynne
With the demise of local, isolated markets, today’s companies are truly global players, exposed to sensitive ethical quandaries. Conducting global business ethically will result in a better and more profitable company.
Sep 11, 2007 | 04:25 PM CDT
Innovation is the lifeblood of the beauty industry. Osmotics, a cosmeceutical skin care company founded by Francine Porter, has introduced revolutionary concepts to skin care.
Sep 06, 2007 | 02:33 PM CDT
By: Neil Morris
Aug 07, 2007 | 03:03 PM CDT
Aug 07, 2007 | 02:40 PM CDT
By: Michael Wynne
Avoid “backing” into the wrong international market by taking a logical, analytical approach to expansion after defining what the appropriate markets are for your product.