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I Got You By The Short Hairs

We all like product safety, no one wants to purchase a product that catches on fire while on the coffee table. Or as Ikea learned, falls on a toddler. The trouble is that as we all rush to bring products to market we get stuck in the quicksand of safety testing. Most big box retailers […]

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Coronavirus impact on imports expected to be larger than expected


WASHINGTON – The coronavirus outbreak is expected to have a longer and larger impact on imports at major U.S. retail container ports than previously believed as factory shutdowns and travel restrictions in China continue to affect production, according to the Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. “There […]

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