Retail Merchandiser - May/June 2012 - (Page 3)

May/June 2012 | CONTENTS New & Notable 72 Noteworthy products in all categories. 16 STORY COVER Give a Little Something Extra Personality and originality are all key to Rachael Ray’s success. But the practicality of her brand shines through, as well. 6 Food/Beverage 7 NACDS ANNUAL MEETING 2012 WRAP-UP CATEGORY INSIGHT 8 Narrow Your Band Retailers employing wireless technology on certain radio frequencies must reduce the bandwidth they use by onehalf by the end of 2012. TECHNOLOGY ‘Push’ vs. ‘Pull’ UPFRONT 11 11Celebrating in Style FOOD/BEVERAGE Combining leading wine and spirits producers with big-name culinary personalities make the South Beach and New York City Wine & Food Festivals major events. May/June 2012 retail merchandiser 3

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Retail Merchandiser - May/June 2012
‘Push’ vs. ‘Pull’
Narrow Your Band
Celebrating in Style
Give a Little Something Extra
Charm City Cakes
LazyTown Entertainment
Binny’s Beverage Depot
Vallarta Supermarkets Inc.
Cintron Beverage Group
Total Wine and More
Golfsmith International Inc.
Barrow Fine Furniture
Hedahls Auto Plus
Kopp Drug Inc.
Grafton-Fraser Inc.
Intelligent Office Canada
A1 Counting Solutions
New & Notable
Focus on Licensing - May/June 2012
2012 Preview
Franchising Facts
Hello Kitty Charm
Playing It Up
Saban Brands Powers Up
Mars Retail Group
SEGA of America Inc.
Major League Baseball Players Association
Universal Partnerships & Licensing
Remington Arms Co.
Cartoon Network Enterprises
Hybrid Apparel
Agile Network
New & Notable

Retail Merchandiser - May/June 2012