Off-Price Show in Vegas


THE OFF-PRICE Specialist Show takes place February 14-17 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas. [Read more]

Looking for Low Prices?


While the current downturn has certainly changed the economic landscape, it may also have fundamentally altered the behavior of many U.S. consumers, according to a new McKinsey Research study. [Read more]

2010 Business Leaders Forecast

The global recession that officially began late in 2007, the worst since the Great Depression, is finally loosening its ugly grip on the economy. In recent interviews with key wholesalers, the overwhelming verdict was that 2010 looks strong for independent retailers, wholesalers, distributors and closeout buyers. Although most of those interviewed were uncertain if Washington, […]

2010 Consumer Electronics Show Comes to Las Vegas


Starting Jan. 7 and continuing through Sunday, the Consumer Electronics Association is bringing the 2010 Consumer Electronics Show to Las Vegas. [Read more]

LSI Honored for Growth

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Liquidity Services was recognized recently by The Washington Business Journal as one of the 50 Fastest Growing Companies in Greater Washington. [Read more]

Home Depot's New Gift Card

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Home Depot has launched a new gift card program that allows shoppers to personalize gift cards online. [Read more]

Philly Lures Retailers


Eager to attract retailers, the Philadelphia Marketing Alliance has launched a program to tout the benefits to opening stores in Philadelphia. [Read more]

Refund Saves Jobs

According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), the $10 billion business tax refund in the recent unemployment bill will help save retail jobs. The legislation will bring recession plagued retailers and other businesses more than $10 billion in badly needed cash by lengthening the period during which they can “carry back” current losses, to claim […]

UPS Adds Web Printing Service


The UPS Store chain has launched an Internet service that lets customers design brochures, posters and other materials online, and then have them printed and prepared for pickup at a local UPS Store. [Read more]

Closeout Central Partners with TMC has been selected as the official wholesale directory of the Transworld Merchandise Center. Closeout Central, established by Sumner Communications Inc. in 1996, is the Internet’s oldest and most respected closeout directory. It is the sister site to the number one Alexa ranked wholesale web directory,, which draws the largest and most diverse audience […]