Salon Marketing

The success of a salon can be as much down to the way it is marketed as the venue, the interior, the team or the services you offer. Successful salon marketing can include social media, networking, loyalty schemes and in-salon campaigns and events, PR and much much more. Here are some marketing ideas from industry experts to help take your business to the next level.

How One Hairdresser is Boosting Business by Advertising with MailOnline

Last updated June 14, 2021

For hairdressing businesses the impact of multiple lockdowns has been devastating, but new advertising platform MailOnline Ad Manager is set to help drive clients through the door. Before the pandemic hit, trade was booming for Tom Hallahan, 32, who opened Aitch & Aitch hair salon in Beckenham, Kent, five years ago.  He had a team Read More

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The Exciting New Development from Shortcuts 8.1

Last updated June 7, 2021

Shortcuts have been working on a brand new version – but Shortcuts 8.1 isn’t just any old update, the brand has revolutionised Shortcuts as you know it and propelled it into the future of salon technology. Jo Burgess, co-founder and the VP of Evolution at Shortcuts, explains… “Now there are so many reasons to be Read More

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A New Era For Hairdressing Says Jo Burgess, Shortcuts Co-founder

Last updated May 6, 2021

Co-founder of Shortcuts, Jo Burgess reveals why she sees 2021 as a new era of hairdressing and what tools the software company has developed to support hairdressers in this incredibly important year… “As we get cosy with the idea of 2021, it’s the perfect time to reflect on the past and look forward to the Read More

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Why the MailOnline Ad Manager is a Cost-Effective Way for Salons to Advertise

Last updated May 13, 2021

Mail Metro Media has launched The MailOnline Ad Manager, a self-service platform for Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) like hair salons to easily and effectively manage their own ad campaigns for the very first time across its online portfolio of MailOnline, Metro.co.uk and iNews.co.uk. As lockdown begins to life and businesses reopen, The MailOnline Ad Manager will provide Read More

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Who are British Consumers Most Loyal to? Their Hairdressers Obviously!

Last updated April 22, 2021

Encouragingly more than half of Brits say they’re most loyal to their favourite hairdressers over any other business, according to new research which coincides with the reopening of the industry across the UK. When compared to a range of other businesses– including supermarkets, retailers, gyms and service providers – 50% said they’re ‘very loyal’ to Read More

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These Salons Are Making Sustainability Pledges and Amnesties

Last updated April 19, 2021

For HJ’s Sustainability Week we asked salons what pledges and awareness days they are planning for the year ahead. Innovative, committed and hard-working these salons and barbershops are proving that salons can be sustainable. Anne Veck’s Plastic Amnesty Day At Anne Veck Oxford clients will be invited to bring in ALL plastic containers, including water Read More

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Green Salon Collective Creates Circular Economy For Hair Waste

Last updated April 19, 2021

Green Salon Collective, the original authority on salon sustainability in UK & Ireland, are always thinking about they can use salon waste (like hair) to benefit the industry, the environment and/or the community. With this in mind they are aim to create a circular economy with each waste stream that salons give them. Take hair Read More

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Social Media, Upskilling and Retail Most Important Focuses For Hair Salons

Last updated April 20, 2021

As salons up and down the UK begin to reopen, a report from global salon supplies wholesaler, SimplyHair, has revealed that social media, upskilling and retail are becoming more integral to hair salon businesses. Ahead, the report shows why social media, upskilling and retail are so crucial to those in the industry. Social media marketing Read More

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