May 31, 2005
While U.S. mailboxes are chockfull of catalogs, such is not the case up north. Canada has just 35 titles that mail more than 5,000 catalogs a year, according to Patrick Bartlett, president of CanadaPost/Borderfree.
As a result, he says, the …
November 5, 2009
Supply chain cash flow has slowed, reversing a four-month trend, according to an October 2009 Supply Chain Index (SCI) report from community-driven business information company Cortera.
The report, a monthly index of accounts receivable (A/R) activities for manufacturers, distributors and …
November 1, 2009
Henry Schein has appointed Lonnie Shoff to the newly created position of president, Henry Schein Global Healthcare Specialties Group. Most recently, Shoff was senior vice president/general manager, applied science, for Roche Diagnostics.
Brookstone named Ronald D. Boire president/CEO. …
November 1, 2009
Tender Heart Treasures specializes in country and Victorian gifts, home decor and garden accents. So how effective is this merchant of quaint, old-timey goods at selling via e-commerce?
Critiquers Amy Africa, president of Web consultancy Eight by …
April 1, 2005
Itasca, IL-based office supplies cataloger/retailer OfficeMax announced that Christopher Milliken has resigned as president/CEO/director. Executive chairman George Harad has been appointed by the board of directors to serve as CEO on an interim basis.
Sandpoint, ID-based women’s …
October 1, 2009
Many of us in this “want-it-right-now, on-demand” culture seek levels of sophistication in marketing that we’re not prepared for. It’s as if we think we can run a marathon without having learned to walk beyond a few steps.
But what’s …
September 26, 2009
NEARLY TWO YEARS AFTER Sharper Image Corp., filed for bankruptcy, the brand is returning to the marketplace. The gifts and gadgets business was acquired for $49 million in May 2008 in a joint venture led by private investment firms Hilco Consumer Capital …More...
March 10, 2005
SAN MATEO, Calif., — March 3, 2005 — NetSuite, Inc. today launched NetCRM-Services Edition. Designed to meet the specific needs of services-based businesses, NetCRM-Services Edition offers features that cannot be found in any other stand-alone, on-demand CRM application. These service-specific features consist …More...