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BENCHMARK 2000: OPERATIONS  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

To satisfy customers’ need for near-instant gratification, many catalogers are investing in technology to provide better, faster service. For instance,

FOCUS: LABORATORY/SCIENTIFIC PRODUCTS – www.3s-supply.com  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

Reviewed 1/7/00, 4:30 p.m., Netscapejust when I think this might be a snappy Website, I see a notice announcing “Last updated 9/14/98.” For shame, 3S!

A sporting chance  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By Paul Miller

Just as there’s more than one way to skin a cat, Dallas-based Collegiate Pacific has found that there’s more than one way to grow a business. For the

AT DEADLINE  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

DAMARK EXITS CATALOG BUSINESS On Jan. 26, Damark International said it will close its $292.8 million discount electronics and general merchandise catalog

FOCUS: BABY PRODUCTS – ibaby.com  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

Reviewed Jan. 25, 2:30 p.m., Explorer 5.0 (www.ibaby.com)an offshoot of iVillage.com, an online community for women, iBaby bills itself as “the baby everything

MULTICHANNEL MARKETING: Keeping the brand consistent  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

How do you use creative to keep your brand image consistent across multiple channels?David Christenson: With the rush to get online and the pressure to

LIST MANAGEMENT: Should you take it outside?  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By Peter Girard

Outsourcing list management vs. handling it inhouseFeb. 28 marked the end of an era for personalized gifts cataloger Lillian Vernon. The $264 million

CIRCULATION STRATEGIES: Keeping their books in print  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By Jane E. Zarem

Not all mailers are cutting circulation – despite popularity of the WebAccording to research firm Boston Consulting, business-to-business Web transactions

Y2K merchandise scored big in ’99  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By Peter Girard

Even if your catalog didn’t peddle Y2K-themed candles, champagne flutes, or collectibles, millennial merchandise was ubiquitous in 1999. But did it sell?

APPAREL: market leaders – L.L. BEAN  Mar 01, 2000 10:30 PM By MCM staff

For decades, everyone wanted to be as good as L.L. Bean. But over the past three years or so, Bean hasn’t been getting as many accolades as it used to.






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