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CONTENTS September/October 2012 UPFRONT: NIEMANN FOODS 14 F 24 amily managed Niemann Foods says its employee stock ownership program allows it to deliver a better shopping experience to customers. UPFRONT: BJ’S WHOLESALE 30 COVER ICEE Cool The ICEE Company has healthier frozen beverage products, new merchandising and international distribution in Latin America, Canada, Mexico, China and the Middle East. STORY B J’s Wholesale Club offers a variety of products to its club members throughout 15 eastern states. 6 BRAND LICENSING EUROPE 2012 Preview 13 CATEGORY INSIGHT Consumer Electronics 8 TECHNOLOGY Showrooming Mushrooming Mobile devices are here to stay. Try these new retailer strategies to embrace the smartphone-toting shopper, leverage Wi-Fi-enabled devices to combat “showrooming” and increase shopper engagement. New & Notable Noteworthy products in all categories. 126 10 SAGE ADVICE Pinch the Grinch Consider these insights into consumer behavior to refine your merchandising strategy and match consumers’ shopping habits this holiday season. 2 September/October 2012

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Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2012
Brand Licensing Europe
Showrooming Mushrooming
Pinch the Grinch
Category Insight
Upfront: BJ's Wholesale
Mind Candy
Outfit 7
Halfbrick Studios
Redasign Studio
Sony Pictures Consumer Products
Brentwood Licensing
Andrews McMeel Publishing
Chestnut Petroleum Distributors Inc.
The Hartley Co.
Mollie Stone’s Markets
Regal Oil
80Purple Cow Stores
Ocean State Job Lot
Staples Canada
Brookshire Grocery Co.
Wally’s Food Pride
Jewelry Television
Skin Science Labs Inc.
Great Clips
New & Noteable

Retail Merchandiser - September/October 2012