Well, here's some good news! Retail Sales Beating Forecasts Support U.S. Growth - Bloomberg.
According to this story, Apple has secured (again) the rights to the name iPad in the Chinese market. What a flipping bargain! It sure seems that Apple's lawyers earned their salaries on this one. $60M is a small price to pay for the ability to sell iPad's into China. With the size of that market, … Continue reading Apple buys a market – again!
I'm happy to announce a new web site for my new company - The Retail Specialists. I am going to take my passion for selling to retail and start helping other people achieve their dreams of seeing their products on the retail shelves. On that blog I will share more ideas specifically on retail, selling, … Continue reading Changes!
Fast Company Magazine has a great article on a new start up that is looking to turn Social Media chatter into hard ROI - Read the original post here. In the article, the author talks about the work of Sociable Labs and their new product for e-commerce sites. The product allows consumers to recommend a … Continue reading Turn social chatter into sales
Wal-Mart is looking to strike back at other retailers: Read the story at USA Today Interesting to me: You don't need the product, just the receipts Comparison doesn't include online purchases You get difference back in Wal-Mart gift Cards Almost an 8 week window to watch for pricing I bet they include internet retailers for … Continue reading Wal-Mart’s Christmas Price Guarantee