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REPORTS

FN Platform
37 FN Platform Wrap-Up

38 Rocky Brands

The latest trends include plaid patterns, and
more casual shoes and heels with a twist.

Rocky Brands overcomes recent challenges by
refocusing on its legacy boot brands.

JCK Las Vegas
41 JCK Las Vegas Preview

42 Diamond of California

44 Sarda

JCK Las Vegas places its antique and estate jewelry front and center with its newest showcase, The
Las Vegas Estate Jewelry & Watch Pavilion.

Diamond of California embraces its history while
undergoing a brand redesign and developing a
new line to meet ever-changing market demands.

Fast-growing Balinese jewelry manufacturer
Sarda plans to expand its exotic empire.

Profiles
47 Sedlak

Management Consultants

Sedlak Supply Chain Consultants helps retailers
and others improve their supply chain and distribution operations.

50 TOPS Friendly Markets
TOPS Friendly Markets prides itself on giving
back to its customers' communities.

56 Rubie's Pet Shop

61 The Christie Cookie Co.

Rubie's Pet Shop Boutique unveils new pet
costumes in response to a growing demand.

Christie Cookie has been meeting the needs of its
clients for 35 years.

58 Jensen Meat

64 Sunny Crunch Foods

Jensen Meat is upgrading its facility and developing products to meet increasing demand
nationwide for its ground beef and patties.

Sunny Crunch lives up to its innovative reputation with a new cereal cup that promises to bring
millenials back to breakfast.

SOLUTION
PROVIDER SECTION
68 Retail Technology
Smart retailers need a smart IT approach to
survive and thrive in 2018.

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72 Retail Labor
Industries are moving past the millennials
and preparing to recruit generation Z.

70 Retail Trends

74 Retail Solutions

The economy strengthened throughout 2017,
and the increasingly business-friendly environment will help produce a stronger retail
sector in 2018.

Artifical intelligence enabled solutions,
powered by machine learning, are poised to
deliver unprecedented insights and create a
new retail paradigm.

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