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The Pop-Up VS. The Roadshow Truck
9/30/2014 5:59:47 AM
The pop-up store format is fast becoming a mainstream marketing strategy which many sectors, including everything from retail to food to technology, are adopting. Whether it’s to launch a new brand, demonstrate the latest product, trial a new store format or simply use it as part of a publicity stunt, the pop-up store provides a great opportunity for brands to stand …
New Book “We Survive To Thrive” Is Set To Release October 2014 for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
New Book “We Survive To Thrive” Is Set To Release October 2014 for Breast Cancer Awareness Month
9/29/2014 5:24:10 PM
Following up on the success of her first book, “ Dreams, Hopes and Possibilities: A Breast Cancer Survivor’s Story of a Dream Come True” (August, 2013; Amazon), Paula Smith Broadnax offers her growing readership a new collection of personal narratives chronicling the survival of those who have been diagnosed with breast cancer—but who have chosen to thrive and live a …
Macy’s, Inc. To Hire 86,000 Seasonal Associates In 2014
9/29/2014 4:05:46 PM
Macy’s, Inc. today said it plans to hire seasonal associates for approximately 86,000 positions at its Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores, call centers, distribution centers and online fulfillment centers nationwide for the 2014 holiday season. The company’s 2014 season hiring plan compares to approximately 83,000 in 2013 (an increase of about 3.6 percent). “Macy’s and …
Newly Formed Coca-Cola Bottling Company Of Central Florida Signs Definitive Agreement With The Coca-Cola Company
9/24/2014 1:25:39 PM
The Coca-Cola Company today announced that it had signed a definitive agreement with Coca-Cola Bottling Company of Central Florida (Coca-Cola Central Florida), a newly formed independent Coca-Cola bottling company. The transition of territories in Central Florida, originally announced February 21, 2014, will include Tampa/St. Petersburg, Ft. Myers, Ft. Pierce, Lakeland and …
Fools Know Announces Hip Hop Fashion Show
Fools Know Announces Hip Hop Fashion Show
9/23/2014 8:57:02 PM
Hawaii’s own clothing owner and designer Maurice “Stood” Blackwell announces a fashion show on October 4th, 2014 at 4:00pm until 8:00pm, for the exclusive purveyor of the unique fashions of FoolsKnow clothing line. The show will be held at a Studio in Hawaiian Brian’s, 1680 Kapiolani Blvd. featuring some of Hawaii’s prettiest and loveliest models including, The Real …
Euronext to Partner with Degiro on Dutch Retail Investor Services
9/22/2014 6:06:48 PM
Euronext today announces an agreement on its retail investor activities in Amsterdam with online broker DEGIRO in order to improve its communication to this key audience. DEGIRO, a member of the Euronext cash and derivatives markets, will be the first online broker to distribute a range of Euronext’s retail services via its direct channel to its client base, ensuring more …
Talbots Wins A Store Operations Superstar Award From Retail TouchPoints For Innovative & Successful Workforce Management Strategies
9/22/2014 10:08:20 AM
Ceridian announces that Talbots – a multi-channel retailer of women’s classic clothing, shoes and accessories - has been honored with a Store Operations Superstar award from Retail TouchPoints in the category of Workforce Management. This annual award recognizes organizations that have implemented innovative, successful store operation strategies that tackle intense challenges …
Distinctive Apparel Witnesses Significant Decrease in Page Load Times on Retail Sites Using Yottaa Services
9/19/2014 9:54:15 AM
Distinctive Apparel has chosen cloud-based engagement optimization software provider Yottaa after seeing a significant increase in page load performance and end user engagement. The parent company of apparel retailers Chadwicks of Boston, metrostyle and Territory Ahead has seen snap-of-the-finger speeds on its six retail web and mobile sites, with page load times accelerated …
BMW Opens its Newest Vehicle Distribution Center at the Port of Baltimore
BMW Opens its Newest Vehicle Distribution Center at the Port of Baltimore
9/19/2014 9:03:33 AM
Today, BMW Group celebrated the official opening of its newest Vehicle Distribution Center at the Port of Baltimore. The facility will serve 96 dealers within the Central and Eastern regions of BMW’s dealer network. Ludwig Willisch, President and CEO, BMW of North America, and Craig Westbrook, Vice President – Aftersales, BMW of North America, were in attendance and spoke at …
Omni-channel retailing and M2M is changing shopping experiences
9/19/2014 7:46:28 AM
Marketing Release - The consumer shopping experience is changing as traditional high street shopping is being combined with the online shopping platform, through omni-channel retailing and M2M (Machine-to-Machine).   It must be stated that shopping is as popular as ever, with consumers’ shopping habits not slowing down. However, what is different is that technology …
MyWear™ from vPersonalize.com, a design-your-own apparel and accessory provider, enjoys success with professional designers
MyWear™ from vPersonalize.com, a design-your-own apparel and accessory provider, enjoys success with professional designers
9/18/2014 12:58:08 PM
MyWear™ delivers fully personalized wearable fashion, made unique by each individual within the vPersonalize.com user experience. Professional designers are now turning to vPersonalize.com to create their own unique lines of apparel and accessories under their own labels.  “The freedom and control we provide online allows fashion designers the opportunity to experiment and …
Smoke Power Electronic Cigarettes is Now The Daily Vapor
Smoke Power Electronic Cigarettes is Now The Daily Vapor
9/18/2014 1:06:03 AM
Smoke Power Electronic Cigarettes is now The Daily Vapor . The company’s new web address is www.dailyvaportn.com . The new shop is located in Shelbyville Tn, not far from Murfreesboro, TN on 208B Elm Street. The shop is open Monday-Sunday 11 am - 6 pm and we can be reached by phone at (931)735-6260 or (615)212-9191. We are available every day for any questions or …
Winston Products Wins 2013 - 2014 NTE Vendor of the Year
Winston Products Wins 2013 - 2014 NTE Vendor of the Year
9/17/2014 5:10:32 PM
Winston Products, LLC was recently awarded Vendor of the Year for 2013 - 2014 at the Northern Tool + Equipment Rally held in St. Paul, Minnesota on August 4-8, 2014.   Each year, the biennial award is presented to a vendor that goes above and beyond to meet the expectations of NTE in the following areas: on-time shipments; product, merchandising and packaging innovation; …
ERGO Fitness Machines Partner Katy Harris Picked for Cast of Big Break Myrtle Beach
ERGO Fitness Machines Partner Katy Harris Picked for Cast of Big Break Myrtle Beach
9/17/2014 11:48:43 AM
Elkhart, Indiana - ERGO Fitness Machines® partner Katy Harris has been selected as a cast member of the upcoming reality competition, Big Break Myrtle Beach. The show premiers on Tuesday, October 7, on the Golf Channel. Big Break Myrtle Beach is the show’s 22nd season on the Golf Channel, and will feature six men and six women hoping to take the next step in their …
Gartner Says Worldwide Smartwatch and Wristband Market Is Poised for Take Off
9/17/2014 11:39:38 AM
As smartphone vendors and component suppliers continue to expand into the wearables market, Gartner, Inc. predicts that by 2016 smartwatches will comprise about 40 percent of consumer wristworn devices. Gartner said that seven out of the top 10 smartphone vendors have entered the wearables market to date or are about to ship a first product, while a year ago only two vendors …
Shurgard improves disaster recovery capabilities with Colt’s colocation services
9/17/2014 9:51:34 AM
Colt, the leading information delivery platform, has helped Shurgard to reduce its data centre footprint and improve its disaster recovery capabilities by migrating its infrastructure to Colt’s highly secure and advanced carrier neutral data centre in Roosendaal, the Netherlands. With the upgrade of its secondary colocation site, the self-storage market leader has reduced the …
Candy Addictions Partners with ABIA Bride to be Competition for Wedding Candy Favours
Candy Addictions Partners with ABIA Bride to be Competition for Wedding Candy Favours
9/15/2014 10:25:10 PM
Candy Addictions, nation’s leading confectioner company supports the Australian Bridal Industry Academy-ABIA QLD 2014 Bride-to-be Competition.  It has been chosen as one of the major awards-sponsors that will provide the winning contestant perfect wedding candy favours.  This competition will choose one bride-to-be who will win $20,000 worth of prize money to be spent for the …
Phen375 Dual Action Fat Burner Helps Dieters Lose 20 lbs in 1 Month, Offers 2014 Phen375 Discount Code
Phen375 Dual Action Fat Burner Helps Dieters Lose 20 lbs in 1 Month, Offers 2014 Phen375 Discount Code
9/15/2014 5:15:10 PM
Losing weight is not simple and involves lot of effort, willpower and self-control. However, in today’s fast paced everyday life, when people are juggling time between work and home, it becomes hard to maintain regular diet and gym regime. Therefore, many people turn to other proven weight loss options to assist them in shedding weight quick and effectively. Being first …
Philip Morris Products S.A. Celebrates 50 Years of History in Switzerland
9/15/2014 3:29:29 PM
Philip Morris International (PMI) today celebrated the 50th anniversary of Philip Morris Products S.A. (PMP SA) at their historic factory site in Serrières, Neuchâtel, Switzerland at an event attended by cantonal and local officials from Neuchâtel and Vaud. “We are extremely happy to celebrate 50 years in Switzerland, notably here in Neuchâtel, where the PMP SA factory was …
Target to Open TargetExpress Small-Format Store in San Diego
Target to Open TargetExpress Small-Format Store in San Diego
9/15/2014 3:04:07 PM
Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT) today announced plans for its sixth TargetExpress store, opening in the South Park area of San Diego in July 2015. The store will be located at the northeast Corner of Grape Street and Fern Street. At approximately 19,000 square feet, this store will be about 14 percent of the size of a typical general merchandise Target store (135,000 square feet). …