Spotlight: Souvenir Trends this Season

Souvenir Trends

Souvenir sales make up 30 percent of the total gift market. As evidenced by over $17 billion in annual revenue, the gift industry is constantly growing.

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Retail Carts and Kiosks: Big Sales in a Small Package


As a retailer, there are many reasons for starting up a cart or kiosk business. Whether it’s to test out new products or boost holiday sales, temporary vending spaces are a growth opportunity for any retailer.

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Product and pricing information was printed incorrectly for Duke Imports in the October issue of Independent Retailer. The correct information is as follows: The Duke Regal Comfort Two-Ply Mink Blanket line consists of 28 new, two-ply blanket designs. The product sells at wholesale for $20 each by the case, and there are seven units per […]

Supplier Profile: Duke Imports


Duke Imports Offers Microfiber And Value Initially founded by two employees, with a container of blankets, operating out of a rented storage facility, Duke Imports has expanded in the past eight years and now occupies a 75,000 square foot warehouse to meet the needs of its customers. The home textile wholesaler currently carries five lines […]