SALON TODAY's annual technology guide helps salons, spas and barbershops compare and contrast different tools, from salon management software to specialty apps, to make the smartest decisions for their business operations.
Salon 77 West’s structure and culture has been transformed by working with a trusted technology partner. Learn what features have made the most difference to the salon's culture, business, and successful operation.
Handsome is giving pros access to education and resources to advance in their careers through it's free app and through the launch of a new Mastermind space, a digital community where salon pros can access industry educators and coaches.
As with any beauty salon, guests’ expectations of the barbershop experience are evolving – as is the type of guest looking for an appointment. Once considered a relatively conventional, male‐focused business, barbershops are now visited by all genders, with a growing demand for an easier, more convenient experience.
"It’s about texture… and texture doesn’t have a race."
In the days following the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, the despair being shared by so many also served to propel Rodrick Samuels, a barber, educator, and owner, into action.