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Ulta Q2 Sales Shine Thanks To On-Trend Products, Traffic-Driving Events

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

Ulta Beauty charmed Wall Street with its Sept. 8 announcement of a fiscal 2011 second-quarter sales jump of 22.6% to $394.6 million, compared with the prior-year period.

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