Summer is traditionally the slowest period of the year for many independent retailers. To combat that problem, last year some local merchants in the Yuma, Arizona area came up with the “$20 on the 20th” campaign.
New York, NY (PRWEB) July 20, 2010 STELLAService, the first and only company dedicated to providing independent, comprehensive ratings on the customer service quality of Internet retailers, today announced that ten additional sites have been awarded – and are displaying – the STELLAService seal, the Web’s most trusted and sought-after signal of Internet retailers with […]
Businesses from Starbucks to independent jewelers say that finding new storefronts in Midtown is tough. Read more: http://www.dnainfo.com/20100720/manhattan/finding-new-space-not-easy-for-stores-be-ousted-by-penn-station-tunnel-project#ixzz0uKL5laJF
Where you buy your fruit and veggies, books, albums, and t-shirts–really, where you buy anything–makes a huge difference in the economy. We vote with our wallets everyday, but because of our global culture and the era of convenience, we tend to spend without pausing to think where our dollars go, and what it means to […]
Ellicott City, MD, July 21, 2010 –(PR.com)– In today’s economy it’s great to be able to support small businesses in addition to the usual large retailers, and new website www.BerryBestMoms.com is helping consumers do just that. Until now, there has not been a singular, independent destination for buying Mom-Invented products.
OREM, Utah, July 20 /PRNewswire/ — ShopSite, Inc., a leading provider of e-commerce shopping cart and catalog software for small to medium-sized businesses, announced the release of Service Pack 2 (SP2) for ShopSite version 10. ShopSite® is an in…
In honor of National Independent Retailers Week, consumers are being asked to support their community establishments and pledge to shop locally for the entire seven days.
Visa announced it will be joining with the National Retail Federation (NRF) in an effort to reduce the storage of sensitive information in merchant payment systems, calling for the elimination of account information whenever possible.
Sales of goods at the wholesale level held steady over the last month but rose substantially over the year, according to the most recent data from the Census Bureau.
Online retail sales jumped 14 percent in the first quarter of 2010, according to an AdWeek report citing U.S. Census Bureau estimates.