Category: Success Stories

How Salon Retail Can Maximize Your Productivity And Revenue

Of course, the amazing services you provide your guests will be a major revenue stream for your salon, but have you given specific thought to your retail operations? As we’ll discuss, a great salon retail strategy can help you meet your revenue goals, develop more points of contact with your guests, and more. This is… Read more »

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Your Guide To Salon Gift Card Promotions That Work

The gift card industry is booming! Consumers love them and statistics show that they’re a great way to attract new guests. In fact, one study found that 90% of people who receive a gift card from a small business they’ve never visited will redeem the gift card—and return again! Simply put, salon gift card promotions… Read more »

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The 6 Fix: The Resilience of Signatures Salon

In 2005 hurricane Rita struck Signatures Salon in Lake Charles, Louisiana. Then in 2020, the salon was hit by hurricane Laura, the strongest hurricane to hit Louisiana in 150 years. The salon picked up the pieces and powered through.   In 2015 a vehicle drove into Signatures Salon leaving the business wrecked. In 2018 yet another vehicle drove into the salon. No staff were hurt in… Read more »

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The Ultimate Guide To Becoming A Certified Green Salon

With major brands like Aveda revolutionizing the way consumers think about sustainable beauty, now more than ever individual salons must consider their own practices. Thankfully, creating a green salon is possible and benefits not only your clientele but your greater community. We cover some of the major movements in salon sustainability–including Green Circle Salons’ certification… Read more »

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The 6 Fix: Questions with industry visionary William Edge

Free-thinker, industry visionary, entrepreneur, and educator have all been used to describe William Edge. Credited for his visionary approach, his name resonates with many throughout the world of hair and beauty. From fashion week to runway shows, to salon clientele, William Edge has transformed and inspired thousands with his work. Even more, have been influenced by his effort to challenge the industry.   Today, William has downsized his business from operating seven salons and an… Read more »

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Tis The Season! Holiday Salon Prep 101

With the Holiday season right around the corner, we know many salons are making holiday salon prep to-do lists and checking them twice. We also know that this year is going to be much different considering the new normal we all are navigating.  With these thoughts in mind, we bring to you our latest webinar,… Read more »

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The 6 Fix: Navigating Salon Management During Covid

Salon General Manager Kate Cottrill has mastered the skill of navigating salon management through all times. She oversees a staff of over 100 between two locations at Ihloff salon in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Since 1980 Ihloff salon has successfully served the Tulsa metro area and surrounding communities. The salon’s four-decade standing commitment to making every guest… Read more »

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Create a Safe Contactless Salon Experience

There are many choices when it comes to selecting the right salon management software to run your business and improve the salon experience. Before you decide, you need to weigh countless considerations that are unique to your business. In addition, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way salons will operate from now… Read more »

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Mobile Inventory is the Easiest Way to Count Your Stock

For many salons, managing inventory is painful and time-consuming. Normally, it’s put off to do during slow times or after open hours. Until now! Accessible from within your SalonBiz Stylist App, the new Mobile Inventory feature is the easiest way to handle inventory management.  Benefits of Mobile Inventory By using Mobile Inventory, your salon will: Reduce… Read more »

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How to Prepare for Business Recovery and Growth Post Pandemic

At SalonBiz, we are committed to helping you overcome the challenges presented by COVID-19. In our last post, we shared ways to adapt your salon to temporary closings and stay-at-home orders. We’ve also delivered a webinar on how to generate cashflow during business interruption. Now, we’re looking to the future.  In this post we are… Read more »

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