Regis announces it intends to merge its 51 accredited cosmetology schools with Empire Beauty Schools, Inc.'s 37 accredited cosmetology schools.

Thu Apr 19, 2007 11:43am EDT

Empire Education Group, announces that Regis (RGS) intends to merge its 51 accredited cosmetology schools with Empire Beauty Schools, Inc.'s 37 accredited cosmetology schools. The merger will create a new co called Empire Education Group. The transaction is expected to close on July 1, 2007.