• COUPONS
    How does your grocery store handle coupons?: Coupon Counselor

    Grocery stores in central Pa. have similar coupon policies, but make sure you know the details before you go.(Dan Gleiter, PennLive.com/file) How well do you know your grocer, and how do they handle coupons? All stores in our area that take coupons will also double those coupons up to $1. For example, a 50 cent coupon […]

  • CLOTHING
    Online Clothing Thrift Store ThredUp Opens First Retail Location

    Online clothing thrift store ThredUp is opening retail locations to complement its online presence, a significant strategic shift for a company that had been online-only since its founding eight years ago. The first store, San Francisco-based ThredUp announced today, is opening in San Marcos, Texas, a city of 60,000 people on the Interstate 35 corridor […]

  • HOME & GARDEN
    JOHNSONS HOME & GARDEN EARNS NATIONAL RECOGNITION AS TOP HOME IMPROVEMENT STORE IN WASHINGTON

    Another successful year of serving the community has put Johnsons Home & Garden in exclusive company within the independent home improvement industry. Hardware + Building Supply Dealer (H+BSD), a national publication covering the hardware industry, named Johnsons Home & Garden its 2017 Hardware All Star for the state of Washington. Johnsons Home & Garden, located […]

  • CLOTHING
    USED CLOTHING STORE GETS SURPRISE DONATION OF MARIJUANA

    A consignment shop in Minnesota found bags with 111 grams of marijuana in a pile of donated clothes in May 2017. (Photo: Maplewood Police Department) If you accidentally donated 111 grams of marijuana along with your clothing earlier to a local store please come to the PD so we can reunite you! We know you […]

  • CLOTHING
    Classroom clothing store aims to serve students in need

    Look good, feel good, do good— it’s the premise behind Tippecanoe Valley High School creating a boutique in one of their classrooms. The idea started after students needed to dress in business attire for a class assignment, but some student said they didn’t have professional clothing.   June Yazel, who is an English teacher, got […]

  • COUPONS
    Target printable store coupons removed

    MORE ON THIS CouponsInTheNews.com Target.com Target has removed printable store coupons from their website and will only offer manufacturer printable coupons. According to CouponsInTheNews.com, the online coupon section at Target.com will only include manufacturer’s coupons going forward. For those of you who coupon regularly at Target, you know this means that you won’t have the […]

  • ALL DEALS
    Apple Takes Ad Blocking “Been Choice” App From Store

    Apple,Takes,Ad,Blocking,“Been,Choice”,App,From,Store Apple has removed an app from its iTunes App store that would have blocked native ads in iOS9. The app, with the odd name Been Choice, also offered rewards to users willing to share data on their preferences with the app. The fate of the Been Choice app, which has only been offered for […]

  • Finney: Computer store hell, or why I prefer hardware stores

    (Photo: Ingram Publishing, Getty Images/Ingram Publishing) The tiny light on my personal computer’s power cord failed to turn on when I plugged it into the wall. The light is supposed to be orange when it is charging the laptop’s battery, and green when the battery is fully charged. But it was black as a burned […]

  • CLOTHING
    Flagship outdoor sports and clothing store planned for the heart of Snowdonia

    Artist’s impression of the new store (Photo: publicity picture) 1SHARE    by Taboola  Sponsored Links  Maruti Suzuki Ignis India Launch Date Revealed (auto.ndtv.com) The Latest Business News For Indians Like You (Bloomberg Quint) Get Business updates directly to your inbox + Subscribe Retailer JD Sports has submitted plans for a flagship outdoor sports and clothing […]

  • CLOTHING
    30 Things You’ll Need When Opening Your First Retail Store

    Thinking of opening your first retail store? No matter what you intend to sell, you’ll need a lot of different supplies to make your store look professional and welcoming to your customers. Below is a checklist of items that can get you started on building a retail store that customers will love. Opening Your First Retail […]

  • COUPONS
    5 Ways to Get Mall Shoppers to Your Store

    Rumors of the mall’s demise have been greatly exaggerated. In fact, a recent study shows shoppers are spending more time at the mall than they have in years — not only to shop, but also for entertainment, dining out and socializing. Sure, we’re about to enter the time of year when mall traffic is heaviest […]