Since one size does not fit all, grooming tables these days come in various styles with a wide range of features for salons to choose from.
The latest innovations in shampoos and conditioners are making the grooming process easier for groomers and more pleasant for pets.
Finding the right dryer to suit a grooming salon’s needs is a matter of understanding pets’ needs and the equipment options available.
The right insurance can offer protection from any number of unforeseen disasters that can strike a business, decimating the operation and its bottom line.
Groomers can benefit from a refresher course every now and then, even on skills they practice day in and day out.
The method in which grooming salons choose to contain animals speaks volumes about the service they are providing, so it’s best to choose wisely.
Take advantage of the opportunity to sell products that keep pets fresh and clean between grooming visits.
Networking can yield more than new customers and immediate sales–it can pave the way to a retailer’s most productive, long-lasting relationships.
Groomers need to take the time–and make the investment–to find just the right brushes and combs to suit their needs and get the job done.
Making sure all employees are well-trained makes for a happier, more competent staff–and a more successful business.
Pro-actively caring for grooming tools can save time and money in the long run.
For an existing salon, cat grooming is an excellent source of income with minimal investment.
There isn’t one “best table” or “best tub” on the market, but there is equipment that will best meet an individual’s or a salon’s needs.
There are hundreds of shampoos and conditioners that have a medicinal effect on skin and coat.
Every grooming salon should use a variety of promotion methods to keep the business in the forefront of everyone’s minds.
Incorporating technology in the salon can make groomers’ lives easier in a variety of ways.
Dogs that misbehave at the grooming shop can be handled with various means of restraint combined with a behavior-modification program.
Showing appreciation to clients can be done in a variety of ways, with a free bow or bandanna, with great customer service or even with a simple “thank you.”
Just as in the human beauty industry, there are products designed to enhance or reduce almost any feature and to alleviate any problem.
A good boss acknowledges employees’ accomplishments–as well as their birthdays–and maintains a winning attitude even when they are having a rough day.