Is your cash tied up in unsold inventory? If so, the following questions should be addressed: How did it get there? What can be done to get it out? How can you prevent the same thing from happening again? Clearly you are purchasing more than you are capable of selling. The extra inventory is carried […]
Whether shopping for apparel or sneakers, buyers seek out products that are tailored to their needs. Personalized shirts and iPhone cases are two of the most searched for products on Google, and a growing number of manufacturers are offering the option to modify existing products online. For independent retailers looking to increase sales, customized merchandise […]
Sumner Communications, Inc. launched GoliathFalls.com, a unique directory that showcases America’s locally owned independent businesses, thus bolstering the “Buy Local” movement that has been gaining momentum in recent years.
Heritage America by Morco, the retail arm of Morco Advertising Products, has made a business out of finding new ways to present everyday items, particularly thermometers.
Printed bumper stickers and tee shirts with with fill-in-the-blank areas that allow you to express your own opinion.
Beach and Nature Company makes handcrafted beach ornaments and kits for customers interested in making their own ornaments.
When added to gasoline or diesel fuel, Boost Fuel Saver increases fuel economy up to 10 percent or more.
While government regulations and business tax laws continue to concern independent retailers, some of the policies enacted in January are having a positive effect on small businesses and startups.
Ubid Deals is an online community that connects individual buyers, corporate sellers and small business operators with a vast array of wholesale merchandise.
“They look and feel like $20 lighters, and have electronic ignition and adjustable flame,” says Jaime Anast, president and product designer.