With locations in Watford, Hemel Hempstead, St Albans, Cheshunt in Hertfordshire and Central London, Clipso Salons evidently know how to run a successful hairdressers. This fashion-led salon group were kind enough to speak to TreatNOW and let us in on their business secrets, the hair trends to try right now and the history behind the salons.
How did Clipso Salons begin?
Back in 1979 Clipso was founded by the late Terry Calvert. The first salon opened in Watford with other salons opening to cater to demand shortly after – Hemel Hempstead, Cheshunt, St. Albans and London.
How do you make your service special for each client?
Can you give us some tips on how you can develop a brand and grow your customers?
Consistency, credibility and most importantly sharing the brand ethos with your team.
I strongly believe the curl is back – it’s exciting to see and say – as I am generally speaking, the biggest sceptic around – but it’s most definitely the strongest trend for Spring/Summer 2015. Thank you Sienna Miller! Thank you Orlando Bloom!
How do you make sure that your customers find you?
As I mentioned earlier we are generally recommended by our clients but obviously don’t rely on that! We have a strong website/strong social media programme implemented designed to continuously entice new clients through our doors!
If a new business/salon was setting up, what’s the best piece of advice you could give them?