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  • Montgomery Mall Wegmans
    Eight New Retailers Heading to Montgomery Mall!
    One of your very favorite malls – Montgomery Mall – has recently announced the addition of eight new retailer as part of the mall’s redevelopment project. The redevelopment project began in early 2014 and is projected to be...
  • Footaction Lookbook
    Footaction Lookbook helps men shop
    Footaction's website offers shoppers something the other sports apparel retailers cannot, a page of models dressed in wardrobe combinations that can be purchased on the site. It is called the Lookbook and it comes out every month with an array...
  • 33 Major Retailers Violate DFCRA To Deprive States Hundreds of Millions of Dollars
    Major Retailers Violate DFCRA To Deprive States Hundreds of Millions of Dollars
    An ex-senior officer of Card Compliant (a company formed to help affected companies avert having to report unredeemed gift cards to the states, including the State of Delaware) has initiated a whistleblower (“Qui Tam”) lawsuit against...
  • Petite Department
    Why offering niche petite sizes benefits retailers
    Many retailers who focus on clothing and accessories for women find that it is becoming increasingly difficult to compete in today's market. There are an increasing number of retailers available both off-line and online who are also clamoring...
  • Point-of-Sale
    Retailers compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act
    The Americans with Disabilities Act, better known as ADA, is one of America's most comprehensive pieces of civil rights legislation that guarantees that people with disabilities have the same opportunities as everyone else to participate in...
  • Slyce Prepares to go Public
    Slyce Prepares to Go Public
    It appears to be some exciting times for Toronto based start-up Slyce, as the company prepares to go Public with an upcoming IPO. After having raised more than $10 million in capital venture-funding, the company continues its progress with an IPO...
  • New technology releases streamline retail, brewery marketing, invoicing
    New technology releases streamline retail, brewery marketing, invoicing
    Yesterday, April 8 and today, April 9 marked the releases of several software products for entrepreneurs in the retail and craft brewery sectors, as well as a product for invoicing. These five new products help small businesses compete on the same...
  • Slyce makes shopping easy
    One-click shopping with Slyce
    According to the latest figures, there are more than 1 billion people accessing the web with a smartphone or mobile device, and of course retailers can hope to catch the attention of shoppers, by making it much easier to purchase things.A Toronto...
  • Short Pump Town Center is being renovated to get more retailers and restaurants
    Short Pump Town Center is being renovated to get more retailers and restaurants
    According to WRIC-Channel 8 News in Richmond, Virginia on Feb. 27, Short Pump Town Center announces a multimillion dollar renovation with at least 15 new stores and a number of restaurants.Short Pump Town Center is located in Henrico at 11800 West...
  • Abercrombie Polos Nested Table
    Spice up your product
    The visual merchandising factorProduct designers from the apparel industry, work several months before launching a clothing and complementary products collection. There is a complex process of creativity to produce a cohesive apparel collection....
  • Plus size mannequins
    Mannequins are being made with more life-like features
    Mannequinsare getting a more life-like makeover. From tattoo’s to back fat, shoppers will soon find mannequins that carry all of the “flaws” many women stress over.From Miami to New York City, the mannequins will give shoppers a...
  • Retailers try to outsmart your smarts: Don’t give in to impulse purchases
    Retailers try to outsmart your smarts: Don’t give in to impulse purchases
    Retailers have a whole team of people that are just aching to get to you. They plan and develop new strategies daily that will lure you into impulse buying. Many retailers actually count on your low will power with their new, exciting, appealing...
  • Macys Thanksgiving parade
    Is Thanksgiving being turned on its head and taken for granted?
    My ongoing journey throughout life has taught me a great many things; often it has shown me to be naïve about a multitude of issues, much to my dismay. Thanksgiving is one those instances that has always driven my naiveté home for me, in that I...
  • Black Friday HDTV deals
    Black Friday HDTV deals: Major retailers competing for HDTV bucks, what's best?
    Black Friday 2013 is now less than a week away, and the deals on HDTVs are getting better. Major retailers are pulling out all the stops to lure us to their doors and websites, especially when it comes to the HDTVs. As Black Friday looms on the...
  • Amazon.com's Jeff Bezos - headshot
    Will Amazon.com collecting sales tax boost small businesses?
    Just in time for the holiday shopping season, yesterday, October 29, Massachusetts revealed that Amazon.com willbegin collecting sales taxas of November 1, 2013 - or Friday, in other words. According to the article, a group of Massachusetts...