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May Phone Alert 2014

Major Phone Snaphoo! It has come to my attention that for the last couple of weeks we have been struggling with the phone system because of the crazy wet weather. About the time the tornadoes came through in other states, we got belted with a lot of rain that wreaked havoc with our land line […]

May 2014

Get those Sunglasses & Flip Flops on Display. Summer clothes are lighter weight so consider pencil tags or paper labels on lighter weight items. Flip Flops are secured well with a lanyard through your hard tags. Summer also brings questions about systems overheating with the sun from the front windows.

April 2014

Mother’s Day is fast approaching Mother’s Day is May 11th so consider displays for mother’s day gifts and apparel. Below are some great new tag specials for “trendy” or “expensive” items in your store. Some unscrupulous vendors are trying to lure away our valued customers these days. Beware of vendors selling defective tags. If it […]

March 2014

Easter is fast approaching… Easter will fall on the 20th of April this year for Christians as well as Orthodox Christians. This means shoppers are already thinking about what to wear for the occasion and or making plans to travel home for the holiday. Stock up on labels as a backup tag to hard tags, […]

February 2014

Spring Break is Just Around the Corner Spring break starts the 2nd week of February in some areas and can go as long as the last week of March in others. Think ahead to what you will need for the on slot of customers as the last of the big storms has hit the mid-west […]

Watch out for Snow Delays

Please be aware that some of the frigid weather and snow storms have slowed down truck line and ups deliveries. Be sure to plan ahead for those orders for new stores as we are running a bit behind on refurbishing and building systems due to weather. We go by the school schedule and when there […]

Nov 2006 Shoplifting Alerts

Att: Store Owner/Manager *CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHT WARNING: It is the time of year when the stores start to decorate with blinking or small strings of lights. If your security system is not on a dedicated line (directly back to a breaker – the ONLY thing on that breaker), you may have difficulties with Christmas tree lights. […]