Michigan Retailers Association is awarding 12 college students with scholarships totaling $42,000 for the 2022-23 academic year. The awards are funded by the Michigan Retailers Foundation, the mission of which has always been to support the educational advancement of retail employees.
POSITION: Vice President, Communications & Marketing
LOCATION: Lansing, Michigan
MICHIGAN RETAILERS SERVICES, INC.
Michigan Retailers Association (MRA) is the largest state retail association in the nation.
Every now and then, we stumble upon gems from our archives.
With summer hiring season nearing and the current labor shortage affecting retailers, here’s a throwback ad on hiring in Michigan.
According to Michigan Retailer Association’s study of retail sales presented in its 2021 Buy Nearby Study, national ecommerce sales grew from 8.8 percent of total retail sales in 2017 to 10.7 percent in 2019,
As more shoppers turn online for their shopping, Retail Reality’s Sarah Donnelly gives tips about how independent retailers can continue to build a loyal customer base.
By Shandra Martinez
Behaviors changed during the pandemic,
Are your remote workers covered under your workers’ compensation policy? Unfortunately, the answer is – sometimes. Much depends on the nature of the injury, as well as the details of the policy.
Miguel Ferreira, entrepreneur, prolific writer, founder of the newsletter, Creative Samba, and CEO of two copywriting agencies – Teardwn and Great Landing Page Copy – wrote a fantastic piece that makes the case for what makes good advertising copy more than just good.
Since I wasn’t around for the roaring 1920s, I was hoping that now that it seems like we are entering a post-pandemic period (did I just jinx us by saying that?) that I’ll be able to experience the good times of the roaring 2020s.