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Groupon Gets Up On the Localization Game. Finally!?
Technology

Groupon Gets Up On the Localization Game. Finally!?

As part of its 5th birthday redesign, the mobile application for the daily-deal site will automatically send you offers in whatever town you happen to be in at the time.
Catherine Clifford
10 Chains Scaring Up Business With Free Food & Other Halloween Deals
Marketing

10 Chains Scaring Up Business With Free Food & Other Halloween Deals

For these businesses, Halloween is about more than trick or treating, with deals designed to pull costumed customers into restaurants.
Kate Taylor
FOX's 'Sleepy Hollow' TV Show Is Scary Good for Local Businesses
Marketing

FOX's 'Sleepy Hollow' TV Show Is Scary Good for Local Businesses

The New York town that bears the same name is enjoying a solid tourism boost this Halloween thanks to the hit show.
Jason Fell
4 Ways to Prevent Gift-Card Theft
Starting a Business

4 Ways to Prevent Gift-Card Theft

Nearly 80 percent of retailers have been a victim of gift-card fraud. Don't let your store be the next victim.
Jennifer Goforth Gregory
How Social Media Really Affects Spending (Infographic)
Marketing

How Social Media Really Affects Spending (Infographic)

How to get customers to go from 'Friending' to Spending.
Entrepreneur Staff
'Supermarket Superstar' Mentor Serves Up 7 Tips for Product Development
Starting a Business

'Supermarket Superstar' Mentor Serves Up 7 Tips for Product Development

With clients like Starbucks, Yoplait and Betty Crocker, DINE marketing president Chris Cornyn offers up business advice for entrepreneurs -- foodies and all.
Ashley Lee
What Does the Demise of the Dollar Menu Mean for Franchisees?
Franchises

What Does the Demise of the Dollar Menu Mean for Franchisees?

McDonald's franchisees have long protested the burger chain's pricing moves. Will the new 'Dollar Menu & More' provide a solution?
Kate Taylor
An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits
Franchise

An Investigative Report on Franchise Profits

How much money can franchisees actually earn running their businesses?
Why Macy's Thanksgiving Sales Strategy Is Killing the Competition
Marketing

Why Macy's Thanksgiving Sales Strategy Is Killing the Competition

The retailer announced it will be open for its first Thanksgiving in history this year and while critics are grumbling, it's a brilliant sales strategy.
Grant Cardone
The Delicate Balance of Good Website Design
Technology

The Delicate Balance of Good Website Design

Green Hat Gin blends old aesthetics with new technology for a stirring online experience.
Retail: It's Personal (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Retail: It's Personal (Infographic)

Connecting to customers at brick-and-mortar stores can increase engagement, loyalty and sales.
Linda Lacina
How to Establish Retail Store Policies When Just Starting Out
Starting a Business

How to Establish Retail Store Policies When Just Starting Out

Before your grand opening, take time to formulate your operating policies. These guidelines will help you decide just what rules to put in place.
Ronald L. Bond
How Online Retailers Can Make More Money by Next Week
Marketing

How Online Retailers Can Make More Money by Next Week

Incorporate these tips to your existing site to improve your cash flow quickly.
Lindsay LaVine
Understand the Checkout to Understand Your Customers (Infographic)
Growth Strategies

Understand the Checkout to Understand Your Customers (Infographic)

Brick-and-mortar stores can maximize simple, key advantages to get shoppers to the register. This infographic explains how.
Linda Lacina