Internet Retailer Announces the Finalists for the 2017 Internet Retailer Excellence Awards

Internet Retailer, the world’s leading publisher of strategic e-commerce business intelligence, and B2B E-commerce World, today announced the finalists for the categories of the third-annual Internet Retailer Excellence Awards. The awards recognize the outstanding achievements made by innovative online retailers and business-to-business (B2B) e-commerce companies in the past year. Internet Retailer and B2B E-commerce World … Continue reading Internet Retailer Announces the Finalists for the 2017 Internet Retailer Excellence Awards

Preparing Your Business for the Cold Weather Ahead

The weather has been turning quickly, as temperatures across the United States are plummeting. For businesses of all types and sizes, wintertime brings about a lot of changes to store policies, hours, maintenance and inventory. It’s good to begin prepping your business now so you’re fully prepared for all that winter brings. 1. Prepare Your … Continue reading Preparing Your Business for the Cold Weather Ahead

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

2016 celebrates 30 years of awareness, education and empowerment for NCBF, the National Breast Cancer Foundation. October [...] kicks off National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which has become a well-recognized event and movement in the fight against cancer. Throughout the past 30 years, countless donations and sponsorships from leading manufacturers, suppliers and other organizations have sought … Continue reading October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

5 Ways Business Owners Have Won over New Customers

When it comes to finding new customers and leads, these business owners swear by these five helpful strategies. Advertising can be prohibitively expensive for smaller companies, and marketing efforts can sometimes seem scattershot. I asked five business owners to share the methods they used for discovering powerful new customer lines that actually worked. These grassroots efforts … Continue reading 5 Ways Business Owners Have Won over New Customers

Interview: Marc Joseph, Founder of DollarDays

Marc Joseph is the founder of DollarDays, the [...] online wholesaler that helps small businesses compete against larger enterprises and [helps] nonprofit organizations find the products they need to support their causes. DollarDays offers more than 225,000 high-quality products at wholesale and closeout prices. Mr. Joseph has helped build some of America’s most known retail stores, … Continue reading Interview: Marc Joseph, Founder of DollarDays

Back-to-School Promotion Ideas for Small Businesses

What's the status of your back-to-school marketing plan? According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), the average family will spend more freely on school and college supplies this year. It expects total spending for K-12 and college to reach $75.8 billion, up from last year's $68 billion. The annual NRF survey, conducted by Prosper Insights and … Continue reading Back-to-School Promotion Ideas for Small Businesses

5 Red Flags Signaling the Need for a New Wholesale Supplier

Every business owner knows the importance of a quality supplier. The supplier forms the very foundation of the business, providing you with a vast selection of quality merchandise, partially determining your profit margin and ensuring your shelves are always stocked. With the wrong supplier, your business will suffer, and keeping your doors open will feel … Continue reading 5 Red Flags Signaling the Need for a New Wholesale Supplier