Month: September 2016

Michigan retailers improve outlook for autumn

LANSING – Michigan retailers’ autumn sales forecasts rose modestly following sluggish sales growth in August, according to the Michigan Retail Index, a joint project of Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) and the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.

Oakland County Retailers, Local Leaders Emphasize Importance to Area Economy of Buying Nearby

Special deals available to shoppers at upcoming I Buy Nearby Weekend

ROCHESTER, Mich. — Speaking in the heart of a successful downtown in Oakland County, James P.

Something BIG (and simple) you can do for your community

by James P. Hallan, President and Chief Executive Officer

Shoppers, go ahead and ignore, for just a moment, all the promises and plans put forth by political office seekers in this never-ending election season.