Stuart Grannen’s love affair with antiques and artifacts began at the age of seven and has evolved into his life’s passion, prompting him to pioneer the “urban archaeology” movement — which is celebrated and displayed daily at Grannen’s business Architectural Artifacts, and will take center stage May 2-4 during the company’s 2nd Annual Auction...
It's a great big world and when you venture out in it you're bound to come across tremendous finds, and we're here to help you discover some great antiques shows, auctions and events near you, or worthy of a planned treasure hunt.
A group of antiques dealers in San Carlos, Calif. can attest to the truth of the old adage, when one door closes, another one opens. Or in this case, another shop opens, with a bit of work, patience and dedication.
Falling into the trap of believing you can double your money by doubling your stores is an easy one to fall into. Wayne Jordan explains why this is not the case, and suggests questions you should ask yourself before taking the plunge into expansion.
Data shows the antiques business is the best kind of retail business to be in at present. Wayne Jordan walks us through the numbers that prove why dealing in used goods is more profitable.
In the latest Behind the Gavel column Wayne Jordan draws on his past “close encounters with consultants” to explain two valuable tools for doing antiques business: cash flow statement and an open-to-buy inventory plan.
How many times have you been in an antique mall with questions about an item you’ve seen with no answers or help in sight? Behind the Gavel columnist Wayne Jordan feels your pain, and has a suggestion for retailers.
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Southport Antique Mall in Indianapolis will be celebrating its 20th anniversary in fine style, with recently being named Indianapolis' best antiques shopping destination by Indy A-List.
Victorian Casino Antiques is aiming to put antiques into the hands of collectors with a new service offering pre-priced collectibles for on-the-spot purchase.