Dollar General Thrives Where Low-Income Families Struggle

While many national retail chains continue to struggle,  downsize and even go out of business altogether the Dollar General chain is not only thriving...

Lou Holtz Quotes to Start Your Week

I saw a speech by Lou Holtz. It was amazing. And funny. He grew up poor but said he always had plenty to eat...

AAPN Member George C Moore Co. Recieve Prestigious Industry Award

Please join us in offering congratulations to AAPN member George C. Moore Co., as the company has been named Fruit of the Loom's Best Supplier...

The Latest Perk at Malls: Gas Fill-Ups While You Shop

Malls all over the world are making efforts to improve and upgrade the services they offer to consumers in a bid to lure them...

Ways to Improve Your Decision Making

I had a hard time deciding whether or not to publish this..........but it's good. Reminds me of Yogi Berra, "the future ain't what it...

Beyond Bitcoin: What Blockchain Really Means And What That Means For Retailers

Everyone is talking about Bitcoin, but the currency is just the visible edge of a technological iceberg. Beyond the noise and hum, we are just barely scratching...

Will Millennials Kill Costco?

Warehouse clubs such as Costco, Sam’s Club, and BJ’s Wholesale Club have for decades been an American staple: a place where families can stock...

3 Everyday Products Show Who Won and Lost From Nafta

What could be more quintessentially American than a pair of Wrangler Jeans? After all, they were originally created specifically for rodeo riders. However, the...

How Amazon Makes Its Money and How You Can Get Your Share

How big is Amazon these days? If you simply Google the word 'Amazon' the first half page of results will direct you to the...

Dozens of Samples of the Best Apparel of the Americas will be on Display...

Do you want brands and retailers to see the amazing quality and range of fashion being produced by you and your customers? Then encourage...

Product Management, Not Product

It's never easy to admit that your heroes are not quite what you once thought they were. In a recent Robin Report piece former...