Author Archives: Russ Bedson

Opayo – the new name for Sage Pay

SagePay changing to Opayo

Opayo is the new name for Sage Pay SagePay (now Opayo) is one of the UK’s most trusted payments providers, helping businesses grow and accept payments from customers. In 2019, the SagePay gateway processed £40bn worth of card payments for over 50,000 merchants, online and in-store. They have now changed their name to Opayo because […]

COVID-19 Advice for hairdressers, barbers and beautician shops

COVID-19 - Advice for hairdressers, barbers and beautician shops

To keep yourself and staff and also your customers safe when coming into your shop during this COVID-19 outbreak. Book your customers in on one timed slot customer in at a time, asking your next customer to stay outside your shop or in there car while you are seeing to the needs of your previous customer, after every customer has left, clean and sanitiser all surfaces and tools and then welcome your next customer in to your shop.

Scissor Manufacturing Process

Scissor Manufacturing Process - TRi Samurai Diablo Gothic Hairdressing Scissors

Handmade vs Machine finished There are tangible differences in the manner of production. The vast majority of scissors are machine made, with perhaps some hand sharpening or finishing. A few Brands are still hand made, and these represent the very finest scissors available. Of all the brands available Mizutani is one of the few remaining […]