As a precautionary measure, Ulta Beauty has decided that all stores will remain temporarily closed until it is safe to reopen. The company will continue to consider available guidance provided by federal, state, and local government and health officials when making decisions to reopen stores.
As a precautionary measure due to the coronavirus, Ulta Beauty will temporarily close all of its stores effective 6:00 p.m. on March 19, 2020 until at least March 31, 2020. However, most stores will continue to be outlets for buy online and pick up in store as allowed by local and state regulations, and all consumers can continue to shop through the Ulta Beauty app or online.
Sally Beauty has elected two retail executives to its board of directors: Timothy Baer, former evp/chief legal officer and corporate secretary of Target; and Dorlisa Flur, former chief strategy and transformation officer of Southeastern Grocers.
Sally Beauty Holdings has appointed Kevin Metz vp/e-commerce and Vanathy Lakshmi vp/digital product.
Sally Beauty has launched a new brand campaign that touts its expertise in hair color, hair care and nail care. The relaunch is underscored by the brand’s new motto, “Unleash Your PROtential,” a call to action communicating to customers that Sally Beauty is committed to empowering beauty enthusiasts to achieve salon-quality results from the comforts of home.
Helen of Troy has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Drybar Products, which includes the Drybar trademark and other intellectual property assets associated with Drybar’s products, as well as certain related production assets and working capital.
Ulta Beauty has made several senior leadership changes to strategically position the beauty retailer for continued long-term growth.
Building on a unique collaboration that first brought together Kroger’s food and grocery experience with Walgreens’ expertise in health and beauty, the companies have formed a new group purchasing organization aimed at delivering purchasing efficiencies, lower costs and combined resources to help drive further innovation.