Category Archives: Retail

Biggest Day of Running in Greenville: Spinx Run Fest, October 29th

September 23rd, 2016 (Greenville, S.C.) – Join Spinx and the Greenville Track Club for the biggest day of running in Greenville - Spinx Run Fest on October 29, 2016! The Greenville Track Club is excited to bring this popular event back to Fluor Field. “Spinx loves being the title sponsor of such an important race…
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Walmart adds new pickup service in Greenville

GREENVILLE, SOUTH CAROLINA – Grocery shopping just got a whole lot easier for Greenville shoppers. Walmart, the largest grocer in the U.S., will be launching its online grocery pick up service at four Greenville-area stores starting August 25. The free service enables customers to order groceries online and pick them up at their local Walmart store…
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Draper James celebrates 1st year operating in SC

[caption id="attachment_5840" align="alignnone" width="231"] Sunland's e-commerce order fulfillment solutions in Simpsonville, SC supports retailers with dynamic supply chain challenges.[/caption] Draper James, a Southern Lifestyle Company, founded by Reese Witherspoon, celebrates its 1st year in business and fulfilling customer orders from its Distribution Center operated by Sunland Logistics Solutions in Upstate SC. Prior to officially launching…
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ProSource Plumbing Supply celebrates its 20th anniversary

GREENVILLE, SC – ProSource Plumbing Supply, a Greenville-based wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing supplies, marks its 20th year in business this year. Grover and Tonya Martin established the company in 1996 with its first location in Greenville, a small 13,000 sq. ft. warehouse on Laurens Rd. and six employees. ProSource has expanded to five…
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Buyer beware: The materialistic should avoid purchases during major life transitions

[caption id="attachment_4554" align="alignnone" width="919"] Thyroff[/caption] CLEMSON, South Carolina — Consumers with materialistic tendencies struggle with major life transitions and should refrain from online shopping and steer clear of the mall as a means of coping with those life-altering events, according to Clemson University marketing researchers. The research on consumers’ responses to major life changes was…
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Thomason joins ProSource Plumbing Supply

GREENVILLE, SC – ProSource Plumbing Supply – a Greenville-based wholesale supplier of commercial and residential plumbing fixtures, hardware and supplies – recently announced that Will Thomason has joined the company as Outside Sales Representative. Thomason has nearly 25 years of plumbing and sales experience and worked for ProSource earlier in his career. He also worked…
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Kurt Matheson joins Keys Printing, an RR Donnelley Company

Kurt Matheson has been hired as an Account Executive with Keys Printing, an RR Donnelley Company. He is a graduate of Appalachian State University with a bachelor’s degree in Print Production Management. He has worked extensively in the printing and advertising arena for clients who include: Verizon Wireless, Denny’s, Wachovia, BMW North America, Michelin North…
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Greenville B-Cycle celebrates 10,000th ride

GREENVILLE, S.C. – As Greenville B-cycle rolls past its third full year of operation, the bike-sharing program ushers in its 10,000th ride and celebrates nearly 5,000 unique members served and an estimated 3,000,000 calories burned since the program began. City Councilwoman Amy Ryberg-Doyle, a passionate supporter of active transportation, helped lead the celebration on April 13…
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Greenville entrepreneurs open online retail boutique ‘Only Southern Made’

GREENVILLE, S.C. – Entrepreneurs Lindsay Chastain, Kim Banks and Liza Jones announced they recently opened a new online gift boutique, Only Southern Made. The online retail store features fashion and home accessories from independent artists and craftsmen based around the South. Some of the store’s offerings include reclaimed hand painted wood signs from Quite Swanky, based in…
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