Darren Schwartz and Doug Nolan found themselves with a problem. The successful small chain of tobacco industry stores they owned were in need of a new inventory and pricing system, but nothing that was on the market at the time was a good fit. What to do? Well, if you’re Schwartz and Nolan, the answer was simply to build your own specialized software system and move forward.
June 2016 Issue
“Our friendly staff and fashion forward bags,” are what set AR New York Handbags apart from the crowd, according to Pheng Taing, manager. “Instead of bringing mostly discounted and last season products, you can find the newest handbags.
Hosting nearly 100 shows annually across the USA, odds are good that if you are in the jewelry business, you’ve not only heard of The International Gem & Jewelry Show, you have also likely purchased some of their one-of-a-kind pieces.
As retailers we all have our favorite customers. They may be regulars with whom you are on a first name basis, or patrons who only stopped in a few times. Their interactions are memorable. These customers tend to be brand advocates and promoters.
Discount Truckloads is a wholesale supplier of retail returns, customer returns, shelf pulls, overstock, liquidation, and closeout merchandise with additional offer processing and remarketing services.
Is your store layout a little stale? If so, you might be considering changing the layout of your store.
OFFPRICE held their annual OPNYC show last month, May 2 – 3rd at New York City’s Gotham Hall. At the heart of New York City’s garment district, OPNYC is a must-attend show for retailers looking to stay ahead of industry trends.
Urban Expositions was founded in 1995 when partners Doug Miller, President, and Tim von Gal, Chief Operating Officer, launched the semi annual Philadelphia Gift Show.
Intended as gifts or purchased as personal mementos, souvenirs are at the heart of a successful tourist experience.
The June 2016 Issue of Independent Retailer Magazine is the annual trade show issue.