BUTTE — A proposal to recruit new retailers to Butte faces major obstacles, say local economics experts. Many of the nation’s most popular retailers have already considered the Mining City and opted to pass.
For retail businesses, the relationship formed with other businesses, organizations and schools can be beneficial. Purchases may only occur one or two times per year, but they are usually large orders to fulfill the needs of multiple employees. If you are in retail, then you know that cultiv…
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The new Furniture Land USA store is located at 685 Park Drive.
Collin Hanson moved his retail store, Collin’s Bike Shop, to 1120 16th St. W. last November.
Any way you slice it, the new Lucky’s Market at West Park Promenade is committed to bringing home the bacon.
Cabela’s Inc. plans to hire about 90 full- and part-time employees to staff its new Outpost store in Missoula, which is scheduled to open this summer.
As the shortest holiday shopping season on record hurtles to its Christmas Eve conclusion on Tuesday night, local retailers are reporting trends that have been seen nationwide this year, but with a bit of Montana twist.
Strategies for Success: Closing your business on Mondays to save money probably isn't the best strategy
Several weeks ago a colleague and I spent the night in a small town in southwestern Oklahoma after visiting with clients.
CEO and founder of the online beauty store Sigma, Simone Xavier, touches up her makeup at their physical store at Mall of America in Bloomington, Minn.
Don’t bother looking at the temperature gauge on the bank clock—you know it’s hot enough to fry an egg on the pavement.
CASPER, Wyo. — When the new Marshalls clothing store opens around Thanksgiving east of Casper, it will bring Blackmore Marketplace a step closer to an ambitious goal — to complete 500,000 square feet of retail and restaurant space on its location in east Casper.
Driving around Billings recently, I was amazed to see the number of “For Rent/For Lease” signs for commercial properties all over town. Where did all of the vacant space come from? Surely, not all of these businesses closed or went out of business.
Michelle Dowler strives for style and value at her women's clothing boutique, Apricot Lane.
Combine extended business hours and special deals with eager shoppers with gift cards, Christmas cash and exchange-ready gifts, and you have one of the busiest shopping days of the year — the day after Christmas.
Temporary jobs are as much a part of the busy holiday shopping season as Santa Claus and fruitcake.
The gentle shift of the season signals change in several industries—fashion, sports and even real estate. The home market typically awakens during springtime, but this year the season arrived early.
When the 1,000 athletes and as many as 1,500 family members, friends and coaches flood into Billings for the 2010 Special Olympics Montana State Summer Games this month, they won't just bring along their competitive spirit.
With many of the Billings School District 2 warehouse staffers as audience, SD2 trustees voted Monday night to take up the issue of outsourcing some warehouse operations.
Richard Turk works on the interior Monday of a new location at 4 N. 29th St., for Billings Army Navy Surplus. Owner Eddie Schmidt bought the former First National Pawn shop across the street from his current store.