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What Retailers Can Expect on Black Friday and Cyber Monday

With fewer days in the holiday shopping season this year, retailers are gearing up for the frenzy of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. In...

Summer Classics Bolsters U.S. Production with Acquisition

Pelham, Alabama furniture manufacturer Gabriella White LLC — parent company to Summer Classics and other high-end brands — recently announced the acquisition of Stanford...

Alabama’s Retailers Prepare to Work Fast, Aim for 3 Percent Growth

There’s no time for retailers to dawdle this holiday season — Thanksgiving falls late in the month so the magical period from then until...

A New, Hot-Off-The-Press Buying Experience at BAM

Brick-and-mortar retail outlets must often feel that news of their death has been greatly exaggerated. Take Books-A-Million, which recently did a complete redesign of its...

Outstanding Retailers of Alabama Spotlighted

Retailers across the state were honored in October during the Alabama Retail Association’s 20th annual awards ceremony. The association recognized 17 businesses with operations...

Taking Candles to the Next Level: Paddywax Arrives at Summit

Even candles will be a Do-It-Yourself arrangement with the coming arrival of Paddywax Candle Bar at the Summit in Birmingham this holiday season. Described as...

Promenade Fultondale Gets $23M Infusion

As one industry observer noted, it was a simple case of a Miami-based investment firm securing capital for a retail center in Alabama on...

Blue Spring Water Rises to Prime Market Position

The bottled water business seems as competitive as the market for craft beer or phone apps. Convenience stores display pallets of bottled water deep...

High Fashion Homecoming at the CoHo

Lux handbag designer Beth Purpich shows her stuff at her alma mater.

Pumpkin Spice Abounds, but Sister Schubert’s on a Roll

With fall just weeks away, Sister Schubert’s Homemade Rolls will soon release its limited time Pumpkin Spice Roll, available through Nov. 1 or while supplies last.

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