Monthly Archives: March 2015

What’s Here: Mark-Makers

In certain contexts, “rubber stamp” is a pejorative, used to describe lapdog officials who, for all intents and purposes, cede their power to other institutional figures—like a legislature that passes an executive’s preferred bills without serious examination, or a judge who approves warrant applications regardless of merit, or a board of directors that invariably follows…
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Do Men and Women Really Shop Differently?

Do men and women shop differently? It’s long been conventional wisdom — which seems borne out by every experience my friends and I have shopping with the men in our lives — that they  do. Women enjoy shopping while men hate it, the convention says. Men care about speed, while women care about price. And…
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What’s Trending? Store Design

Here's a look at some "Hot Retail Store Design Trends to Incorporate Into Your Business" by by Rieva Lesonsky In Retail Trends Is your store looking dated? Are the displays around your shop looking a little too ho-hum or lacking inspiration? In the day-to-day of running your store, it’s easy to overlook its optics. Freshen up…
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What’s Trending? Innovation is the Game

"Trends That Will Revolutionize The Retail Industry" by TechCrunch In retail, innovation is the name of the game. Increasingly, retailers are staying ahead through unique in-store experiences that inspire shoppers through social lifestyles. Take a look at STORY, a Manhattan retailer that continually changes everything in store, from products to fittings to events based upon…
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