CatalogOct 10, 2006 4:39 AM By MCM staff
Home furnishings cataloger/retailer Storehouse is to close all 77 of its stores and its direct business following a court-ordered bankruptcy liquidation sale.
CatalogOct 06, 2006 3:07 AM By Mark Del Franco
Though Leon Leonwood Bean barely had an eighth grade education, he mastered the golden rule of retailing: Sell good merchandise and treat the customers like human beings, and they will always come back for more.
CatalogOct 05, 2006 10:42 PM By MCM staff
Gary Comer, who founded apparel and home goods catalog giant Lands’ End, died in Chicago on Oct. 4.
CatalogOct 04, 2006 2:55 AM By Tim Parry
Lisa Hammond is celebrating the 10th anniversary of her Femail Creations catalog–by launching a home-party business.
CatalogOct 04, 2006 2:47 AM By MCM staff
Starting in July and continuing through January is the
CatalogOct 03, 2006 12:54 AM By Mark Del Franco
Though legislators and mailers worked past midnight on Saturday night–the session adjourned at 12:25 a.m.– an agreement was not reached on a conference bill that resolved the differences between the Senate (S. 662) and House (H.R. 22) postal reform bills.
CatalogOct 03, 2006 12:12 AM By Brian Quinton
(Searchline) FootSmart, a direct retailer of foot and lower-body healthcare products through both catalogs and the Web, found itself in a bind managing its cross-selling opportunities on the product pages of its Website.
CatalogOct 02, 2006 9:04 PM By MCM staff
Specialty home furnishings cataloger/retailer Storehouse announced last week it is looking for a new strategic partner after its parent company, Rowe Cos., filed for bankruptcy.
CatalogOct 02, 2006 7:28 PM By Tim Parry
‘Tis the season for increasing catalog circulations, according to catalogers and list companies interviewed by MULTICHANNEL MERCHANT for its November 2006 issue.
CatalogOct 01, 2006 9:30 PM By Sherry Chiger
If only the U.S. Postal Service could use some of the marketing industry’s top talent to promote its pending rate case: Now with more sortation levels!