Giving other search engines badly needed competition, online juggernaut Amazon.com is moving into the collectibles world to take dealers’ inventory out of the labyrinth that is Google search and away from eBay’s costly listing fees.
Two simple tips can give antiques retail store owners an edge in improving a customer's retail shopping experience. Columnist Wayne Jordan says antiques dealers must make shopping in your store a fun experience. Here are two techniques (one hi-tech, one low-tech) that other retailers use to ensure their customers enjoy shopping in their stores.
A reader/volunteer asks for ideas on how to boost traffic in the rural thrift store. Suggestions range from an appraisal event to silent auctions.