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At Virtual PrimeTime, Prizes and Giveaways Galore!

At Virtual PrimeTime, NMG and our partners are giving away more than $130,000 in cash and prizes! You can’t afford to miss it – and your odds of winning have never been better!

Is the Future of Tradeshows and Conventions Digital?

Virtual events are here to stay. But organizations can’t continue to make the mistake of trying to recreate their physical show in a digital environment.

What’s Next for Retail? A Focus on a Healthy and Safe In-Store Experience

The pandemic has had a dramatic impact on consumer shopping habits. For retail, that means the need to place a greater emphasis on a safe in-store experience.

Discover More Ways to Give Back at Virtual PrimeTime

At Virtual PrimeTime, March 16-18, Nationwide Members will have a number of opportunities to give back to the charities that are close to our hearts and close to their communities.

Guided by Member Feedback, Nationwide Marketing Group Launches Refreshed Content Strategy

Updated Media Center and new Independent Thinking newsletter to deliver fresh, targeted content to independent retailers throughout the channel.

WithIt Breakfast to Focus on The Art of Influence

WithIt’s popular market education breakfast is virtual this month, and everyone in the industry is invited to this event, titled “Influence, Inspire and Impact.” The session, which features presenter Lynne Jensen-Nelson, focuses on how to build and leverage influence, which is one of the most important soft skills that employees need to learn. Jensen-Nelson has been a favorite presenter for the WithIt audience and has also presented during the Furniture Today Leadership conference.

NMG Index Jumps 3% as Independent Retailers Eye Strong March

Independent retailers saw their confidence levels increase to near-record highs in the March NMG Index survey. The climb was driven by anticipated spending as consumers receive more stimulus checks and tax return payouts.

COVID-19: An “Out of Cycle” Upgrade for Your Business

Prolonged stay-at-home orders and concern over the safety of in-person shopping combined to push the fast forward button on the typical TV upgrade cycle.

Nationwide Marketing Group to Welcome Back “Mattress University,” Debut “Furniture Forum” at Virtual PrimeTime

Virtual PrimeTime, the second all-digital edition of Nationwide’s free business, networking and education event, will run March 16-18.

2020 Changed Everything: Outdoor Living Edition

2020 will also go down in history as the year everything changed. Here’s a look at three key trends that will linger, especially when it comes to outdoor living.

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WithIt Breakfast to Focus on The Art of Influence

WithIt Breakfast to Focus on The Art of Influence

WithIt’s popular market education breakfast is virtual this month, and everyone in the industry is invited to this event, titled “Influence, Inspire and Impact.” The session, which features presenter Lynne Jensen-Nelson, focuses on how to build and leverage influence, which is one of the most important soft skills that employees need to learn. Jensen-Nelson has been a favorite presenter for the WithIt audience and has also presented during the Furniture Today Leadership conference.

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59: Furniture & Bedding Supply Chain Updates and a PrimeTime Preview with Jeff Rose

59: Furniture & Bedding Supply Chain Updates and a PrimeTime Preview with Jeff Rose

Ahead of Virtual PrimeTime in mid-March, we sat down with Nationwide Marketing Group Sr. Director of Furniture & Bedding Jeff Rose to talk about the latest disruptions in the F&B supply chain, and we get a preview of what’s to come at Virtual PrimeTime and beyond for furniture and bedding retailers.

58: Let’s Talk Succession Planning in Retail with JRM Sales & Management

58: Let’s Talk Succession Planning in Retail with JRM Sales & Management

There’s perhaps no conversation that’s more difficult to have for family-run and independent businesses than the one that involves succession planning. In fact, that’s probably why only 30-ish% of family-owned businesses make it to the second generation of ownership. We sat down with JRM Sales & Management founder and CEO Joe Milevsky to talk succession planning and a whole lot more.

57: In the Lap of Luxury Appliances with John O’Halloran

57: In the Lap of Luxury Appliances with John O’Halloran

Nationwide Marketing Group recently named John O’Halloran its Sr. Merchant for the appliance team with a special focus on the luxury category. We sat down with John to get the latest on the space, his plans for expansion and more.

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