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10 years later

In 2002 Retailing Today identified "The 12 hot issues facing mass retailing" See http://bit.ly/p0R4Q1 how to get your girlfriend back The above link will take you to a more in-depth explanation of the dozen of issues but here they are in a few words or less plus, in parentheses, an off the cuff gut feel of 10 years later. The demand for new and trendy products (no change). Financial reform…

Retail Therapy

Retail Therapy [ree-teyl ther-uh-pee} shopping as an outlet for frustration and to relieve stress rebounding from sales depression While retailers may wish more people spend their way out of depression, it's not a healthy sales model to forecast sales, buying and profits. What can you do? Here are four world view suggestions. Turn info into insight - if you are collecting customer…

A Song for the Workshop Owner by the Guess Who - Friday Fun

I've had a soft spot in my heart for the Winnipeg band "The Guess Who" ever since I met them. That was years ago though, I was a Cub Scout on a tour of CBC studios and there 'they' were - dressed in hockey jerseys if I recall correctly. That would have been mid to late 60′s - Expo year perhaps? httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ax3KVuYMHw I do recall my parents saying the music of the Guess Who,…

Retail used to be so easy½

Back in the old days, if there was something you needed, you'd go to the cave next door or venture out into the great savannah. Now a days it's a bit more complicated. However, according to the late great theorist Marshall McLuhan, there are a few ways we can penetrate the complexity of new things in our lives by examining them using his "Tetrad of Media Effects." http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tetrad_of_media_effects In…

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