CEDIA submitted a filing to the FCC during an open comment period for the forthcoming U.S. Cyber Trust Mark.
Nationwide Marketing Group and Samsung are helping furniture and mattress retailers seamlessly add TVs to their lineup.
Early indications show this was a record-setting Black Friday holiday shopping weekend. Here are a few of the most eye-popping stats.
Smart home technology continues to advance at an incredible pace, which is great for enthusiasts but raises security questions among skeptics.
Ahead of the ever-important Black Friday weekend, we take a look at numbers and figures from the National Retail Federation and U.S. Census Bureau, which paint different pictures of the current state of retail.
The Q3 KBMI report from NKBA provided a mixed bag of results. Growth slowed during the quarter but the industry remains optimistic heading into 2024.
Looking for more concrete ways to help your business win this holiday season? Check out these tips our Vendor Partners shared with us.
During a recent earnings call with investors, Tempur-Sealy International shared its Q3 2023 results and provided an update on the Mattress Firm acquisition.
Manufacturer partners recently shared their insights on the final weeks of the year, and we provide tips to have a successful end of 2023 and beyond.
EV charging stations offer independent retailers a major opportunity to boost business. Here are four reasons why you could consider adding them to your parking lot.
Recent research from the NKBA and Consumer Insights Now dive into the design trends shaping consumers’ kitchens and other areas of the home.
Alternative payment methods are experiencing a meteoric rise in use among U.S. consumers, and here’s the data to prove it.
From recruitment marketing to onboarding, growth and development, benefits and perks and the physical workspace, fostering a remarkable employee experience is the key to attracting, retaining and motivating top talent.
The Consumer Insights Now study, which gathered input from nearly 1,900 consumers, sought to identify what types of events trigger the furniture buying process.
The best form of cybersecurity for today’s business owners is being prepared and aware of potential threats and vulnerabilities.
Building out a talent bench is critical for ensuring a smooth transition to the next generation of business owners or leaders. Here are 13 quick steps you can take to properly build out your talent bench.
The eXchange platform, which launched in 2015, has seen the total number of orders placed since launch more than double in just the past 18 months.
Retailers stand to not only boost business, but increase customer engagement and loyalty if they build a sound digital signage strategy.
Since the meteoric rise of artificial intelligence tools like Chat GPT last Fall, many questions have been asked regarding what role AI could play in retail. Nationwide Marketing Group’s digital team is actively exploring many possible answers.
Independent retailers and custom integrators ought to avoid writing off the video game category as a moneymaker for their businesses.