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EP36 – Salon design with Katie Wrighton

There’s the so much more to Takara Belmont than those amazing salon chairs. From it’s Japanese heritage to its innovative salon design service, we invited Katie Wrighton, National Sales Manager for the brand to talk salon interiors and reveal the secret to ensuring a re-fit goes smoothly.

On the panel…

Katie Wrighton  is National sales manager for Takara Belmont, which will be celebrating 100 years in business in 2021. What an achievement!


  • 0m 18s – Introduction from Nicky & Lauren
  • 1m 23s – Takara’s services
  • 2m 26s – Designing a salon
  • 4m 38s – How to spend your salon budget
  • 6m 20s – The design service
  • 10m 10s – Yume & spa treatments
  • 13m 35s – What’s the ROI?
  • 16m 46s – Salon design trends
  • 20m 53s – The biggest challenges
  • 23m 56s – The Japanese heritage
  • 25m 13s – Where does the UK sit in salon design?
  • 29m 45s – Important questions to ask


Hosts: Nicky Pope & Lauren Stone
Guests: Katie Wrighton from Takara Belmont
Editor: Aurore Caboche

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