RANDOLPH TO MURAD: Marina Randolph has joined El Segundo, Calif.-based Murad Inc. as the executive vice president of direct sales. She takes over the post formerly held by Carey Grange, who was named president of New York-based Temptu in March. Randolph most recently was vice president at BeachBody LLC, where she led the fitness infomercial specialist’s Breakthrough in Beauty division that included the brands Timeless Secret and Derm Exclusive. Prior to BeachBody, Randolph was a vice president at Guthy-Renker, working on the Proactiv Solution and Principal Secret brands.
KISS ENTERS MASS HAIR CATEGORY: Nail care mass market leader Kiss has created a division that will bring its knowledge of the pro hair care appliance sector to the masses. Kiss, the parent of SalonTech, a pro hair care brand, has created Kiss Silicone Protexion flat iron, one the company said is the first in the mass market to use a silicone bar on each ceramic plate to help create a coat of moisture on hair to preserve the shape of the hair cuticle. A microprocessor allows for heat up to 420 degrees in 18 seconds. The iron will sell for $49.97 exclusively at Wal-Mart.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)