Month: August 2014

Michigan retail sales climb again in July

LANSING – Michigan’s retail industry posted strong sales numbers in July for the second month in a row, and forecasts for the end of summer and beginning of fall also rose,

Michigan Retailers announces promotions, hiring

LANSING – Michigan Retailers Association has announced the promotions of three staff members and the addition of one new employee at its downtown Lansing headquarters.

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How to improve store lighting

Light is a powerful tool for attracting customers to your store. A few key principles can help you use it effectively.

  • Focus on increasing the light on the merchandise,