June 10, 2017
Max James, 74, knows the ups and downs of an entrepreneur’s life. The son of a Tennessee sharecropper, he flew Air Force helicopters to rescue downed fighter pilots during the Vietnam War before buying RE/MAX franchise offices in California. When the market tanked, he moved to nutritional supplements. That business slid, so he launched American K... »
The King of Mall Kiosks Aims to Bounce Back
May 17, 2017
Tupelo, MS - The hottest toy of 2017 – a fidget spinner – has been around since the 1990s, but demand was virtually nonexistent until YouTube videos emerged showing the spinning toys in action. And momentum is only growing.
And what exactly is a fidget spinner?
The basic fidget spinner is a small, hand-held device (many call it a toy) wit... »
Taking a Spin: Latest Fad is Driving Sales
April 20, 2017
Buford, GA - Amazon shoppers will soon get a chance to try out the technology giant's products in person at the Mall of Georgia.
Amazon Pop-Up is expected to open at the mall later this month. Shoppers will be able to check out Amazon devices like Echo, Amazon Fire TV, Fire tablets, Dash Buttons and Kindles at the shop.
The shop will be in a ... »
Amazon Pop-Up Store Coming To Mall of Georgia
April 3, 2017
Buying online may be the increasingly fashionable way to shop yet dealing with returns is still causing retailers a headache, despite new ways to make the process simpler for all involved.
“Americans wouldn’t shop and spend nearly as much as they do if they weren’t able to return merchandise,” says Karen Raquet, Director, Retail Property... »
Easing the Returns Burden on U.S. Retailers