Nov. 11 – Independent businesses are doing what they can to promote keeping holiday dollars in the community.
April 13 – Poll reports that limited budgets and the thrill of the hunt are motivators for women shoppers. How can vendors benefit from that? Read more.
March 24 – Consumers are shopping green at swap meets and neighborhood markets. Read more.
Feb. 23 – With consumer confidence and spending both way up, flea market vendors may see business rise. Read more.
June 11 – Vendors and organizers build on new attitudes favoring earth-friendly products, recycling, and local goods. Read more.
May 24 – Uptick in distribution sales reveals growing interest in discount products. Read more.
A time of trouble for high-end retailers may be good news for vendors offering a value-shopping experience. Read more.
Many consumers are again opting to save time in lieu of money, according to, “The Checkout,” a new study from marketing firm