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YETI Releases Folding Chair, Creates Further Competition in Outdoor Market
January 12, 2018 at 11:37 am

Now that we've dug through YETI Coolers' plentiful lawsuits, the latest being against Walmart again, thanks to the latter's refusal to fulfill the obligations of the first lawsuit, we can look some other big news over in YETI land. Are you sitting down for this? (This is a great joke that you'll get in a second,…

Axis Promotions Welcomes Rob Watson as Vice President of E-Commerce and Marketing
January 12, 2018 at 11:13 am

Axis Promotions, New York City, announced that Rob Watson has joined the company as vice president of e-commerce and marketing. Within this role, Watson will be responsible for the expansion of Axis Promotions’ robust e-commerce and on-demand capabilities, while enhancing marketing communications. “I am honored and excited to join the Axis leadership team,” said Watson.…

Your Accountant Suggests Illegal Activity. What Do You Do?
January 19, 2018 at 2:33 pm

Question: My accountant is suggesting things that I know are not legal. What should I do? Answer: I would find a new accountant right away. You do not want to be tainted by the accountant’s lack of ethics and end up owing additional taxes, penalties or worse. There is a difference, however, between income tax…

Forever 21, Honda Embark On Strange Collaboration
January 24, 2018 at 1:33 pm

Last year, Forever 21 made headlines thanks to its clothing line with Taco Bell. It was creative, humorous and millennials loved it. For Forever 21's latest exclusive collaboration, we have to admit we're scratching our heads. According to HighSnobiety, Forever 21 is working with Honda for a vintage-inspired racing capsule collection. When we think millennials, we…

Ralph Lauren's Olympic Uniforms Double as Mini Heaters
January 24, 2018 at 12:45 pm

There are a few reasons why I couldn't participate in the Winter Olympics: I haven't renewed my passport, I can't snowboard, and I can't stand the frigid cold. However, thanks to Ralph Lauren's new USA Olympic uniforms, the cold might no longer be a hindrance for me. For the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics in South Korea,…

Amazon Quietly Raises Apparel Seller Fees
January 24, 2018 at 12:18 pm

Amazon shoppers were a little peeved this week when Amazon announced it was raising Amazon Prime monthly fees from $10.99 to $12.99 a month. Now it looks like the e-commerce giant is extending the price increase to apparel and accessories sellers, too. According to Business Insider, Amazon raised…

The Muzzillo Dictionary of Sales Terminology: The Definition of 'No'
January 29, 2018 at 2:55 pm

According to most dictionaries, the word “no” means “a denial or a refusal.” But, according to the Muzzillo Dictionary of Sales Terminology, “no” really means “not yet.” To be successful in sales, it is critical to have a mindset that “no” doesn’t mean a denial or refusal of your question or request. No matter what…