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Wal-Mart’s Q1 Success Threatened by Tariffs

May 17th, 2019

Wal-Mart is a big box retailer that is adapting its operational strategy to the demands of the modern, digital, retail landscape. They should be lauded for not falling behind like many others who have succumbed to the retail apocalypse. Around...

  • The Petra Wholesale PromiseThe Petra Wholesale PromiseJanuary 30th, 2019America runs on small businesses; it is the backbone of innovation. Entrepreneurship takes capital, courage, and access to a supply of goods with the right margins. This vision was that of Founder and CEO Bill Stewart who started Petra Wholesale, a wholesale...
  • Cyber Monday Reached New Heights with $7.9 Billion SalesCyber Monday Reached New Heights with $7.9 Billion SalesNovember 28th, 2018Cyber Monday was the single largest shopping day in U.S. history,” said John Copeland, head of Marketing and Customer Insights at Adobe. For comparison’s sake, Black Friday recorded 6.22 billion dollars in sales, while the Thanks Giving Day recorded sales...
  • American Icon Sears Files for BankruptcyAmerican Icon Sears Files for BankruptcyOctober 15th, 2018Sears, the iconic American department store, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy this morning. The New York Times reported that court papers show that Sears has amassed liabilities of $11.3 billion compared with $7 billion in assets.. The retailer, which employees...
  • The Strength of Beauty: Why Cosmetics is Withstanding AmazonThe Strength of Beauty: Why Cosmetics is Withstanding AmazonJuly 17th, 2018Jeff Bezos just became the richest man in modern history with a net worth of over 150 BILLION dollars. This news,  announced yesterday, only further illustrates the fact that the Seattle-based Amazon has become a force to be reckoned with. While...
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  • When finding Wholesalers, Look for Direct LiquidationWhen Finding Wholesalers, Look to Direct LiquidationApril 6th, 2018All across the world, hundreds of thousands of individuals are the proud owners or, aspiring owners, their own businesses. This is especially prevalent in North American some the motion of, “Pulling yourself up by your bootstraps,” has been engrained in...
  • Google Looks to Turn Product Searches into CashGoogle Looks to Turn Product Searches into CashMarch 25th, 2018Maybe Google needs increased revenue to equip their Silicon Valley headquarters with more nap pods, build a new gym, or to start an organic farm on-site for employees? Or, maybe they’re just trying to level the online marketplace playing field?...
  • Despite Amazon’s Meteoric Rise, Alibaba and JD Won’t Be PushoversDespite Amazon’s Meteoric Rise, Alibaba and JD Won’t Be PushoversMarch 21st, 2018Amazon has seen its value increase significantly in recent years. Whether you just read another article detailing their next move or acquisition, or just had something from the marketplace delivered to your doorstep, Amazon is engraining itself in our daily...
  • New Tax Bill Leaves Retailers Feeling OptimisticNew Tax Bill Leaves Retailers Feeling OptimisticJanuary 29th, 2018Thanks in part of our 24-hour news cycle, we have heard time and time again that the new tax bill would be the answer. The answer to the question of how to ensure American businesses become more competitive that is....
  • Wal-Mart Purchases Boston’s Shoebuy for $70 million To Strengthen Jet.comJanuary 5th, 2017Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has purchased one of the largest online shoe stores to add to their recent acquirement of Jet.com. In 2000, according to Top500Guide.com, ShoeBuy launched and has had great success selling now on many online shopping locations such...
  • BULQ.com | Name Brands – Manifested Lots | All Product Categories from the USAs Largest RetailersView lots online or email help@bulq.com » Lots starting around $100, now available in cases, pallets and multi-pallets! Product Categories include Office Supplies, Computers & Electronics, Home & Garden, Apparel & Accessories, Toys, General Merchandise.
  • Wal-Mart Invests In Textile Manufacturing In The United StatesJune 21st, 2016As of June 21, 2016, nearly seven million dollars has been invested into small motors, textiles, and plastic moulding by The Wal-Mart United States Manufacturing Innovation Fund, according to Vice President Cindi Marsiglio of US MANUFACTURING Wal-Mart has stated. Cindi...
  • Better Buy Now – Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. vs. Costco Wholesale CorporationJune 17th, 2015People are usually entertained by corporate battles (think Coca-Cola and Pepsi, Apple and Microsoft and others). Wal-Mart and Costco have been in the discount seller business for a long time, and they are both powerful and popular. Yet, we want...
  • German Wholesaler METRO Eyes Expansion in India, Plans 50 More Stores by 2020German Wholesaler METRO Goes Toe-to-Toe with Wal-Mart in India, Plans 50 More Stores by 2020May 8th, 2014METRO Cash & Carry, a chain of self-service wholesale stores based in Germany, plans to expand in India with 50 more stores by the end of 2020, the German company said Monday. India, where retail is closed to foreign direct...
  • E-Retailer Sales Went All-Time High This ThanksgivingDecember 7th, 2013According to ComScore Inc., e-retailers recorded an all-time high on web sales, beating the average Thanksgiving weekend to Cyber Monday by as much as 22%, which is above the industry average. On the other hand, brick-and-mortar stores did not feel...
  • Walmart Pledges to Buy More American-Made MerchandiseJanuary 22nd, 2013Walmart has pledged to increase domestic sourcing by up to $50 billion over the next ten years. The plan comes alongside a commitment by the largest U.S. retailer to further more career opportunities to its employee, as well as war...
  • Peavey Wholesale Lots | Speakers, Guitars, Amps, Drum Sets, Cables, and MoreOver $10M Parts Inventory: to Include, Wood and Plastic Speaker Cabinets, Drum Set Parts, Guitar Cases, Shipping Cases, Speakers and Sub Woofers, Resisters, Capacitors, Cables, Switches, Transister’s, Diode’s & Much More
  • Hurrican Sandy Affects RetailersRetailers Brace for Decline in November Sales as Hurricane Sandy RecedesOctober 30th, 2012At a Wal-Mart store in Riverhead, New York. October 28, 2012 (Reuters)   Retailers are not likely to emerge unscathed from the ill effects of Hurricane Sandy, which barreled across the East Coast right before the most important shopping months...
  • New Semantic Search Engine Boosts Wal-Mart SalesSeptember 19th, 2012By now, you’ve heard about Wal-Mart’s new search engine that gets 10 to 15 percent more in sales when shoppers search for products. Called Polaris, the engine is based on semantic search technology, which not only helps users find the...
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Uvicon’s flagship product Clip2Keep

June 17th, 2019

Creating solutions to consumer’s everyday problems is what establishes a company as a successful product developer. With merely two years in business, the young company Uvicon has created products that have vastly impacted the market. Under the leadership of founder...