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Tracking Devices for Lost Items

January 20, 2016

As anyone might know, when the morning rush to get to work hits, that is the mostly likely time to misplace important items like keys, wallets, or that just-brewed cup of coffee. Luckily, there are several products on the market that consumers can...

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Alternative Uses for Totes

January 20, 2016

The storage tote. Practically everyone has a few around the home packed with seasonal or unused items, but storage totes can have many other uses, too. Here are just a few examples for outdoor use: As a planting box. Garden boxes can oftentimes...

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Outdoor Kitchens

January 20, 2016

People are increasingly spending more outdoor leisure time entertaining family and friends, and along with this is the desire to have outdoor spaces that reflect indoor lifestyle while also maximizing comfort and utility. This includes having the...

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January 20, 2016

January 20, 2016

2.6, The percentage the economy is expected to grow in 2016. http://www.marketwatch.com/story/economic-growth-expected-to-speed-up-2016-but-not-reach-past-peaks-2016-01-13 46,000, The number of employees Lowe’s plans to hire during the busy...

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4 Characteristics of Good Leaders

January 20, 2016

As we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this week, we’ve compiled a list of characteristics of good leaders because we think, as Dr. King did, that whatever your work is, it should be done well. As he said, “A man should do his job so...

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Green Still on Trend in Building

January 20, 2016

Consumer interest in sustainable products has been growing, including in the areas of home construction and building products. Increasingly, environmentally conscious and savvy consumers have been seeking out green homes—those that meet...

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4 Book Recommendations for 2016

January 13, 2016

While a retailer’s job is never done no matter the season, winter is a great time to catch up on some much-needed reading. Below are four suggestions for wintertime reading that can give retailers insights into consumer behavior, growing trends...

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Hand-Pull, All-Terrain Carts for Outdoor Recreation

January 13, 2016

Outdoor recreation does not always mean travelling with only the bare necessities stowed in a backpack. Hunters, hikers and others may need to carry additional gear that does not easily fit in a pack or that may be heavier and more bulky than can be...

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Pet Personalization Products

January 13, 2016

Pets are a large part of many households. Many are treated less like pets and more like members of the family. This is increasingly evident by the millions of dollars consumers spend each year on products designed for making pets happy and...

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Extended Life Batteries

January 13, 2016

Residential consumers and contractors alike enjoy the convenience of cordless electric power tools. Having the ability to work away from power sources and be free of cords and cables that can be difficult to work around can make tasks run more...

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