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Beloved brand’s roadshow draws holiday-like traffic

Build it and they will come. That’s what is happening at one mall in upstate New York, where the LEGO Americana Roadshow is drawing crowds with its...

At 2.9% growth, 2018 holiday sales less than projected

Holiday retail sales during 2018 grew a lower-than-expected 2.9% over the same period in 2017 to $707.5 billion according to the National Retail...

Research reveals consumers’ diamond-buying concerns

Overpaying, being taken advantage of, and not getting a high quality diamond are the top concerns consumers face when shopping for a diamond, newly...

Thinking out of the Box

Demand for sustainability is prompting packaging innovations, and Retail Environments has the deets all wrapped up.

Valentine’s chart details the cost of love

This chart (below) puts a twist on the Jennifer Lopez song, “Love Don’t Cost a Thing,” by showing that people aren’t cutting back...

Hermès signs Madison Ave lease for NY flagship

Hermès of Paris Inc., a subsidiary of Hermès International S.A., has signed a lease agreement for a building at 706 Madison Ave. on the corner of 63rd St....

Frank Mayer hires account executive

Frank Mayer and Associates Inc. has hired Eric Roth as an account executive. Roth has more than 16 years of in-store merchandise and POP experience. He has...

Snow far, snow good: Weather benefits sports market

With ski areas in the U.S. reporting record-breaking snow fall, Mother Nature has been good to the snow sports market so far this season. Winter/snow...

OSI buys New Dimensions assets

OSI Creative, a leading provider of global supply chain managed solutions for point-of-purchase (POP) displays, consumer product packaging, and branded...

Tarkett sales team takes part in cancer fundraiser

Tarkett, a worldwide leader in innovative and sustainable flooring and sports surface solutions, created its own Light The Night team during the Tarkett...