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The Smart Way To Add Apparel To Your Mix

It’s not uncommon to find a gift shop carrying jewelry and fashion accessories. But is your store ready to commit to selling apparel? T.J. Reid, a longtime fashion retailer and publisher of Fashion Advantage magazine, offers advice on how to expand your business in a fashionable direction. Continue reading

Got A Negative Review? Take The High Road

Among Giftbeat’s reporting retailers, 38% say they’ve had at least one negative review posted about their shops. While some have ignored the reviews, others have taken the high road and used the opportunity to show off their customer service skills. Continue reading

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In This Month’s

  • Outdoor/Seasonal
  • Indoor/Seasonal
  • Wedding Gifts
  • Functional Gifts
  • Home Fragrance
  • Earrings
  • Candy/Gourmet
  • Personal Accessories

While Halloween-specific sales are off, 'tis the season for indoor and outdoor fall decor, from tabletop to home fragrance to flags.

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