Category Archives: Urban Business

  • L’Oreal USA Agreement Results In Carol’s Daughter Acquisition

    Oct 21, 14 by Qwest7 1 Comment


    *Carol’s Daughter is now a part of L’Oreal USA. On Monday, L’Oreal USA announced it signed a definitive agreement to acquire the company, which is regarded as a premier American multi-cultural beauty brand that has a loyal consumer following while catering to a diverse, rapidly growing market. “Carol’s Daughter possesses an expertise in the multi-cultural […]

  • Will.i.am’s Puls, a Fashionable Cuff: Much More than a Watch (Video)

    Oct 17, 14 by Deron Dalton Leave a comment


    *Will.i.am has a deal with 7digital to produce Puls, a fashionable cuff, which is supposed to be something more than just a watch. He made himself clear at the Dreamforce ’14 convention about the device being “fashion-logy” — combining technology and fashion into one word. “First off this is not a watch, by any means,” […]

  • Steve Harvey Makes Dating ‘Delightful’ with Launch of New Website

    Oct 15, 14 by Qwest7 Leave a comment


    *Steve Harvey is taking things a step further for those looking for love with the launch of Delightful.com. The dating website, which targets relationship-minded individuals is the result of Harvey’s partnership with IAC, the company behind Match.com, OkCupid and Tinder. The syndicated talk/radio show host previously worked with IAC as a spokesman for one of […]

  • Home Depot Exec. VP Marvin Ellison Named CEO and President of JC Penny

    Oct 13, 14 by EurPublisher 2 Comments


    *(Via Press Release : PLANO, Texas)  – The Board of Directors of J. C. Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE: JCP) today announced the appointment of Marvin Ellison (pictured), currently executive vice president of stores at Home Depot, as President and CEO-Designee, effective November 1, 2014. Mr. Ellison will also join the Board of Directors. He will […]

  • Who Knew?! ‘Tiny & Shekinah’s Weave Trip’ Looks to be Quality TV (Watch)

    Oct 13, 14 by Troy Tieuel - [email protected] Leave a comment


    *Reality shows have taken over the airwaves and it seems that with every new show made, three new reality shows are created and premiering on the same channels. With one of the newest reality shows spinning off of T.I.’s popular “Family Hustle,” Tameka “Tiny” Harris and friend Shekinah Jo set off across the country on […]

  • Jheri Curl ‘Curly Kit’ Creator Comer Cottrell Dies at 82

    Oct 10, 14 by EURPublisher01 Leave a comment


    *What would the 80s have looked like in black America without the existence of Comer Cottrell and his over-the-counter version of the Jheri Curl? The creator of Pro-Line products and the historic Curly Kit died at home in Plano, Texas, on Oct. 3 of natural causes, the family said. He was 82. In 1979, Cottrell […]