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In This Month's GIFTBEATJune 2013
The Ins And Outs Of Why Women Buy
Women wield tremendous buying power in the retailing world. Make sure you're offering them what they want.
Is Your Fashion Inventory The Right Mix?
Branded or non-branded fashion? With so many choices on the market, retailers say the best path to profits is a mix of both.
"Celebrate Your Independents" Week
A Pennsylvania retailer had a vision that will turn into a reality later this month: an event that will run five days prior to July 4th.
Hot Product Finds: Retailers Share Bestsellers
We search out best-selling lines in the Eco-Friendly and Tech-Related categories. Find out who should be on your "must buy" list.
Who knew "50 Shades of Hay" could be such a hot seller? Hatley brings the fun artwork to this new best-selling sleepshirt. The design has been so popular that the company will add other "50 Shades of Hay" products, from pajamas to socks to notepads. Hatley debuts at #5 in Giftbeat's June Apparel chart. Find out who else rates highest among retailers in this month's issue, which also features Bird-Themed, Functional Gifts, Wedding Gifts and Personal Care.
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