Category: Retail


  • favorite Brands

    Favorite Brands By Generation

    Grandma always used Jergens hand lotion and its distinct fragrance takes me back. Mom always used Tide and Downey and her laundry was always best. Can you guess my generation? When a product provokes a pleasant emotional response consumers feel connected. This intimate connection translates into huge revenue for brands.  MBLM’s annual Brand Intimacy Study […]

  • The 10 Best Gym Management Software Systems for Your Fitness Business in 2020

    Fitness Business managers/owners have many reasons to wonder if it would be a smart idea to upgrade the gym management software currently use. Or maybe, a personal trainer or yoga studio was previously managed with a pad & pen, but is now in need of something more cutting-edge to accommodate its business’ recent growth? Fitness is […]

  • Best Office Chairs Buying Guide

    The Best Office Chairs of 2018 for Home & Business

    Today’s world is one where more and more often people not only find themselves sitting at a desk at work almost all of the day, but also at home for online shopping, social media, or watching silly cat videos. It’s very important for overall health to find the best office chair with the proper fit […]

  • Lumio

    Top 10 Most Successful Shark Tank Products

    Shark Tank is an Emmy-winning business reality that airs on the network ABC and is watched by an astounding 7.9 million viewers. The premise of the show is simple and incredibly addictive for the casual television consumer. Entrepreneurs at varying stages in the creation of their businesses will go into the tank to seek investment […]

  • What’s With This Subscription Box Craze?

    Subscription Boxes Vary Widely Subscription boxes were once relegated to the realm of high-end fruit sent to your house on a monthly basis from your boss who didn’t know what else to get you for Christmas. Now there are subscription boxes for even your most basic needs- toilet paper, diapers, and razors, just to name […]

  • Ticketmaster

    Ticketmaster issues millions of free ticket vouchers

    Check your Ticketmaster account because you might have some free tickets coming your way. The tickets are thanks to a 13-year-old lawsuit against the company. The company said it would finishing sending out free tickets vouchers “on or around June 18.” The tickets affect US customers who purchased tickets on the service from October 1999 through […]

  • Coca Cola soda tax in Philadelphia

    Philadelphia passes soda tax at 1.5 cents per ounce

    Philadelphia is the second city in the United States to approve a soda tax. In a 13-4 vote the Philadelphia City Council on Thursday passed a 1.5-cents-per-ounce tax on sugar-added and artificially sweetened soft drinks. A can of soda will cost 18 cents more and a six-pack will increase by $1.08. The soda tax is added […]

  • Bank of America jobs are going away

    Bank of America has closed nearly 25% of its branches

    The digital revolution has forced Bank of America to shut down nearly one-fourth (23%) of its physical branches since 2009. The company also now has 37% fewer workers, according to a presentation on Wednesday. Bank of America plans to cut another 8,000 jobs from its consumer business over time. The bank teller and back-office positions […]

  • Retail Sales

    US retail sales were up more than expected in May

    Retail sales in the US jumped more than expected in May. Sales were helped along by automobile sales and a range of other goods. The increase in sales arrived despite a sharp slowdown in job creation. The Commerce Department said on Tuesday retail sales increased 0.5% last month after surging by an unrevised 1.3% in […]