Chatters franchise brings new salon concept to Courtenay


Oct 24, 2008

COURTENAY, BC, / - Chatters Canada Ltd. recently introduced
its salon and beauty supply concept to Courtenay. The 2,300-square-foot
location is a must find, on the Island Highway, near Walmart, in Courtenay.
Chatters official grand opening is November 8th featuring free hair cuts all
day, with donations going to local charities. A unique, two level location
with styling stations on each level.

Chatters has brought more jobs to the area, including positions for
licensed hairdressers as well as retail managers and receptionists, who are
looking for rewarding careers helping others to look and feel their best in a
beautiful environment.

Chatters Salon and Beauty Supply Outlets are high-fashion beauty stores
with full-service salons located in power centres. In response to growing
demand for beauty products by consumers and beauty professionals, Chatters has
added several categories of new items to its collections, including electricals such as Chatters exclusive LOOK wet to dry flat iron. Jessica Simpson Hair Do, extensions, hair and fashion accessories, plus trendy niche cosmetics such as B-vain, Principessa, Doll Face, Cake Beauty, Murad, Upper Canada. Bloomers, Aminogenesis, Ferity, Kiss Me Mascara and others are favorites.


The nail bar showcases over 500 bottles of nail polish from OPI,
CHI and China Glaze in a multitude of shades, which puts an impressive
selection of nail-care products right at consumer's fingertips. With proof of
license, salon professionals can save 15% on retail items, all year round.
It's a way for Chatters to help support the professionals that keep the
industry thriving and providing important services for customers.


About Chatters Canada


Based in Red Deer, Alberta, Chatters Canada Limited is the largest
privately-held Canadian owned franchisor of hair salons with over 90 salons
under the Chatters Salon and Beauty Supply Outlets, Chatters Salons, Green
Apple Hair Shoppes and Quick Stop Hair Shops brands in Canada plus two salons
in the United States in Washington State. In 2006, Chatters was recognized as
part of the upper echelon of the salon industry with a Global Salon Business
Award for Excellence in General Management. In 2008, Chatters was honored
again as winner of Entrepeneurial Excellence - Multi Unit.