RSS

News

  • The Party People, Halloween Alley Canada create pop-up stores

    Aug 26, 2019

    The Party People Australia and Halloween Alley Canada have come together bring pop up Halloween stores common to north America, here to Australia. Our first store together will be Australia’s largest (and only) Halloween pop up store opening on 2ndSeptember in Westfield Knox with a… Full Story »
  • Retailers respond to tariff escalation

    Aug 26, 2019

    The National Retail Federation issued the following statement from Senior Vice President for Government Relations David French after the Trump administration announced that current tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese goods will rise from 25 to 30 percent on October 1. New tariffs set to… Full Story »
  • Great American Media Services retail group named finalist in four Folio Magazine Eddie & Ozzie Award

    Aug 23, 2019

    Great American Media Services’ Retail Group has been named a finalist in four categories of the 2019 Folio Eddie and Ozzie Awards, the publishing industry’s most prestigious and coveted honor for editorial and design excellence. The company’s nominations are: Gift Shop®Spring 2019 Issue (B2B Full… Full Story »
  • Noted: The Greeting Card Expo 2020 heads to San Francisco

    Aug 23, 2019

    Noted is an expo focused on greeting cards and is organized by the Greeting Card Association. The 2020 expo will be held May 2 through May 4 in San Francisco. “Noted was created for the community, by the community,” according to the Greeting Card Association. The expo… Full Story »
  • NY NOW Summer 2019 Market shares strong attendance

    Aug 23, 2019

    The NY NOW Summer 2019 market opened with strong attendance and a fresh new vibrancy and excitement on the show floor; buyers were welcomed with live music, the debut of a global fashion show, and hospitalities that drew buyers in to discover an energized market and a… Full Story »
  • burton + BURTON duo receives Lifetime Achievement Award by Georgia 4-H Foundation

    Aug 23, 2019

    Maxine and Bob Burton, founders of burton + BURTON, were honored to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Georgia 4-H Foundation. The Burtons’ ties to 4-H date back to their childhoods. Growing up, Maxine was involved in 4-H in Forsyth County and participated in camps at Rock Eagle,… Full Story »
  • Toy Fair Dallas ramps up with beneficial reminders

    Aug 20, 2019

    The Toy Association is reminding toy companies of two unique opportunities to highlight their brand-new toys and product lines in front of retail buyers, trend-spotters, and influencers attending this year’s Toy Fair Dallas: Display Your Innovative Toys in the All-New FutureCast Gallery The deadline to submit products… Full Story »
  • July retail sales show strong gains

    Aug 19, 2019

    The National Retail Federation (NRF) noted retail sales were up 0.9 percent in July seasonally adjusted from June and up 5.6 percent unadjusted year-over-year. The numbers exclude automobile dealers, gasoline stations and restaurants. “July’s strong results are consistent with a confident consumer,” said Jack Kleinhez, chief economist… Full Story »
  • Retailers respond to tariff delay ahead of holiday season

    Aug 19, 2019

    The National Retail Federation (NRF) issued a statement from its senior vice president for government relations,David French, after the Trump administration announced it would delay new tariffs on certain consumer products until December 15. Tariffs on other products are scheduled to take effect September 1, 2019. “While… Full Story »
  • Party City sells Canadian stores

    Aug 12, 2019

    Late last week, Party City shared a press release stating the future of its business in Canada: Party City Holdco Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Canadian Tire Corporation, whereby Canadian Tire will acquire the retail business and assets of Party… Full Story »

Page 2 of 121  < 1 2 3 4 >  Last ›