| Jan 25, 2011
| 10:23 AM
What is the newest and fastest growing trend in the multi-billion dollar per year wedding industry? Why going "green" of course. What does going "green" mean. It means that you can have organic or locally grown food, you can be whisked away in a hybrid...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Palm Beach Vapors, an e-cigarette franchise, has opened its ninth store overall and first Florida location in Oviedo.
The company is marketing its concept as a way for traditional cigarette smokers to kick the habit, saying the e-cigarettes supply users...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Valley Flower, Garden and Pool Show visitors poured into the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds Saturday and readily talked about springing forward, but they meant switching seasons rather than turning clocks ahead.
"I'm very tried of seeing all...
| Feb 8, 2014
| 1:00 PM
Although the National Retail Federation hasn't released its predictions for spending on Valentine's Day this year, shoppers usually spend about $130 on their sweetheart, the retail industry organization says.
Candy, flowers and jewelry top the list of...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Once upon a time, purchasing flowers for Valentine's Day meant a trip to the neighborhood florist, where a shopper would pick out a dozen roses to be delivered to a loved one.
Several years and multiple startups later, our shopping habits have changed--...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 10:30 AM
A well-intentioned uncle sent your eight-year-old a Toys R Us gift card for Christmas. But rather than Transformers or Legos, your youngster really wants a nice leather basketball from his favorite sporting goods store.
Call this an opportunity to...
| Feb 2, 2014
Nordstrom is famously forgiving when shoppers change their minds about purchases.
Customers love it — especially those whose motives may be questionable. The Seattle retailer has been known to take back well-worn clothing, shoes bought years...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:02 AM
By Mitch Lipka
Feb 6 (Reuters) - If anyone knows a thing or two about
buying roses, it's John Sullivan, a man who's given his wife
Sally roses on every Valentine's Day for more than 40 years.
Sullivan, 68, a buyer's real estate agent from Cheverly,...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:49 AM
(The author is a Reuters contributor. The opinions expressed are his own.)
(Reuters) - If anyone knows a thing or two about buying roses, it's John Sullivan, a man who's given his wife Sally roses on every Valentine's Day for more than 40 years....
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:57 PM
A slew of Lehigh Valley retailers, including the Moravian Book Shop and Boscov's department store, are reporting holiday sales ranging from slightly down to slightly up compared with the same period in 2012. The figures fall in line with national...
| Dec 19, 2013
| 8:55 AM
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FLORIDA CITRUS PARADE: featuring floats, marching bands...