NY NOW The Market for Home + Lifestyle is launching a new co-located event for retailers called IMPULSE at NY NOW this coming August, during the summer edition of NY NOW, taking place Aug. 16-20 at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center and Passenger Ship Terminal Pier 94.
Presented alongside NY NOW’s NEW! Collection, IMPULSE at NY NOW—open Aug. 16-19—will offer buyers exclusive access to some 100 suppliers of impulse and point-of-purchase specialty gifts and accessories.
Organizers of the 2014 Cosmoprof North America show, scheduled for July 13-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, have announced their initial exhibitor lineup for the 8th annual Discover Beauty program, as well as their new partnership with Verifeed—providing beauty businesses with critical beauty trends and information.
The National Retail Federation is moving forward with the creation of a program that will provide retailers access to information on cybersecurity threats identified by retailers, government and law enforcement agencies and partners in the financial services sector. The program, developed in consultation with the Financial Services Information Sharing and Analysis Center, will launch with the establishment of an information-sharing platform for retail-industry information security specialists, and plans call for a retail ISAC to be established in June.
Finding it hard to juggle life and work responsibilities? Here are expert tips to help you find a happy balance.
As a business owner or manager, you’ve likely heard people talk about the importance of finding the right work/life balance. Well, guess what? That’s a myth. That’s right, there is no such thing as work/life balance. Let’s face it, a small business owner is going to spend more waking hours at the business than at home, particularly if you include the amount of business related tasks he does at home.