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CONTENTS | November/December 2013 COVER STORY 6 SPORTS LICENSING Power Plays The sports world gears up for another highly successful year of licensing in 2014. 8 BEST PRACTICES Loyal Base Now is a great time to gather the information you will need to solidify your customer base. 32 Primed for Growth Stage Stores and its five retail banners have invested in new technology, store improvements and personnel to set themselves up for growth in 2014 and beyond. 10 MANAGEMENT New & Notable 12 RESTAURANTS 119 Get Engaged Visual QR codes can be a seasonal treat for marketers who want to get engaged with their customers. The New Normal Renegotiating restaurant leases and remodeling locations can create new interest in an existing location. Noteworthy products in all categories. 14 SPORTS LICENSING AND TAILGATE 2014 PREVIEW UPFRONT 22 15 OUTDOOR RETAILER WINTER MARKET PREVIEW 22 GRUMPY CAT Gloriously Grumpy The Grumpy Cat brand is looking to expand and solidify its presence as a retail property. 16 CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW 2014 PREVIEW 26 ROVIO ENTERTAIN- 30 OMEGA SPORTS MENT LTD. The Omega Advantage Soaring High Omega Sports' dedication to product knowledge gives it a high level of customer service. Rovio Entertainment Ltd. is not flying away from "Angry Birds." 2 November/December 2013 18 WINE AND FOOD FESTIVALS 2013 WRAP-UP 21 CATEGORY INSIGHT Tech Holiday

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Retail Merchandiser - November/December 2013