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- Change: Expect More of It. // Chain Store Age;Aug2010, Vol. 86 Issue 6, p10
The author reflects on the changes in the retail industry in the U.S. in light of a list of the Top 100 largest retailers in the country in 2010. She cites the focus of retailers on the value and deal mind-set as an indication of profound evolution of the sector. She implies that game-changing...
- Snoqualmie seeing upswing in retail growth. Jones, Jeanne Lang // Journal of Business (10756124);1/15/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p28
Reports the growth of retail business in Snoqualmie, Washington. Draft of the city's retail master plan; Goals of the retail master plan; Opening of the first two retail buildings; Importance of neighboring shops, restaurants and services to help attract more customers.
- Getting a Second Life. // Chain Store Age;Oct2007, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p15A
The article reports on the expansion of member demographics of the three-dimensional digital online world called Second Life. Richmond, Virginia-based Circuit City Stores is successfully using Second Life as its newest retail channel. More than 640 stores across the United States are operated by...
- Brick Tower Acquires Three Firms in Bankruptcy Agreement. // Book Publishing Report;12/18/2006, Vol. 31 Issue 49, p1
The article presents information on a bankruptcy agreement in which publisher Brick Tower Press acquired a pair of companies and one imprint. Under the deal, Tower Press publisher John Colby purchased Ibooks Inc. and book packager Byron Preiss Visual Publications Inc. Milk & Cookies Press, the...
- IN THE KNOW. // LP/Gas;Jan/Feb2007, Vol. 67 Issue 1, p4
The article presents the results of the survey to 405 retail propane marketers in the U.S. about performing gas checks. Seventy-nine percent of the propane sellers reveal that they conduct gas checks and 59 percent of them charge the customers for the service. Most of the vendors say they do gas...
- WORLDWIDE DISTRIBUTION. // Ophthalmology Times;7/15/2004 Supplement, Vol. 29, p3
Focuses on Kate Spade shops in the United States. Total number of stores; Distribution of products through a network of upscale shops and department stores.
- Destination retail is on its way. Waskom, Kathryn // Marketing News;03/13/2000, Vol. 34 Issue 6, p15
Provides information related to destination retail, a retail trade concept in the United States. Details on the concept of destination retail; Views on traditional retail; Forecast on the marketing future of destination retail.
- WHAT'S UP WITH THOSE MULTIPLE-CENTER MARKETS? Kirwan, Tom; Humphers, Linda // Value Retail News;Aug2007, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p10
The article outlines the reasons for the decreased use of the multiple-center markets as a strategy for developing outlet centers in the U.S. First, the acquisition of competitors by outlet developers. Second, the siphoning off of shoppers by new centers. Third, the rise of a single center that...
- Try before you buy. Rask, Gunder // Home Channel News;9/6/2004, Vol. 30 Issue 16, p13
Focuses on Maytag Corp.'s line of retail stores that allows customers to come in and test drive major appliances before they buy them. Number of stores expected to open in 2004; Products and services; Appliance showrooms; Retail channels of the company.