Upgraded Technology, Upgraded Experience: Using Mobile Devices In Your Store


Technology advancements have abounded this year. From retail robots, to the introduction of shopping through augmented reality, technology has become an essential part of retail development.

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Local Indie Retailer Spotlight: Quality Gem

Quality Gem

“I still had hair,” Dennis Janofsky responded with a laugh when asked how long his store has been open.

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Maximize Your Amazon Listings with The Starren Group

Starren Group

The Starren Group are Amazon consultants with extensive expertise in leveraging the intricate sales and distribution marketplace of Amazon.

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OFFPRICE Las Vegas: Sneak Peek into the February Show


The secret is out. It’s time for you to bring a competitive edge to your retail store. OFFPRICE is a dynamic, order-writing trade show for professional buyers only that offers prices 20 – 70 percent below wholesale.

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What Singles’ Day Means for U.S. Retailers

singles day

Singles’ Day is a Chinese holiday celebrating, you guessed it, bachelor and bachelorette pride.

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Social Media is the No.1 Marketing Choice for Card & Gift Retailers


In a recent study of over 300 retailers, Card & Gift Network found social media was the most popular online marketing activity for the greetings card and giftware industry.

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Is The IoT Relevant To The Independent Retailer?


RSR just published their annual benchmark on the Internet of Things (IoT) and a couple of things became clear.

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The Art of Personalization Through Packaging


Although the treasures of a successful shopping trip lie within shopping bags and delivery boxes, what contains them makes them extra special.

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65 Percent of Americans Prefer Shopping at Physical Stores to See and Touch Products


Americans value the rich information available to them while shopping online but crave the immediacy and sensory elements of the brick-and-mortar shopping experience.

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Wilcor’s Top Products from IGES 2017


Wilcor International has been a staple exhibitor of the International Gift Exposition in the Smokies® for 15 years.

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