About Sally Beauty Holdings
Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. is one of the global distributors as well as retailers of professional beauty products. The company had annual revenue of $3.9 billion.
By the Sally Beauty Supply as well as Beauty Systems Group businesses, Sally Beauty Holdings sells & distributes through more than 5,000 stores that includes around 180 franchised units, all around the United States & Puerto Rico, the United Kingdom, Belgium, Chile, France, Canada, Mexico, Peru, Ireland, the Netherlands, Spain, as well as Germany.
In 1964, the very first Sally store was opened in New Orleans. After a few years, that is, in the year 1969, Alberto-Culver purchased Sally Beauty.
And in 1972, Mike Renzulli, who was a former Philadelphia pharmacist, was employed at Alberto-Culver as a brand manager. And Leonard Lavin asked Renzulli to shift to New Orleans in order to head up Sally Beauty, that is a small cash-and-carry beauty supply store. In 1978, Sally successfully opened its 25th store.
In 1982, the headquarters of Sally shifted to Denton Texas. Amidst new openings as well as purchasing’s, the number of Sally stores got multiplied to 119.
In the year 1987, Sally purchased the 30 Ogee beauty stores in the U.K., which became its very first international move. At their home, Sally celebrated the opening of its 500th store as well as over $130 million in sales & moved into its support centre in Denton.
The website, www.sallybeauty.com, made its debut in the year 2001. This website featured information as well as education for Sally’s 3 customers: the beauty school student, the working professional, and also the consumer. Meanwhile, 2,300 Sally stores were opened that also included new locations in Mexico.
In the year 2010, the 4,000th Sally store that was a Sally Beauty Supply store was opened in Charlotte, North Carolina.
With time, Sally Beauty Supply acquired many stores and at present, it has more than 2,500 stores in the United States & Canada as well as is located in 10 countries across the world.