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Jessica Beaudry

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Women Powered WIA Conference Inspires Auto Dealers

on Mon, May 21, 2018 @ 12:45 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Events / Conferences Auto Dealerships
The 4th annual summer Women in Automotive (WIA) Conference will focus on “educating and empowering women and men in the automotive community” by discussing content marketing, industry trends, and other factors impacting employment and sales growth for auto dealers. The conference offers ample opportunity to experience “Ted-talk-style” engaging keynotes, interactive educational sessions, and networking with educators, women in similar roles, and female industry leaders. The 2017 WIA Conference drew over 400 attendees.
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Must-Stock Accessories for Boating Dealers in 2018

on Fri, May 18, 2018 @ 09:45 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments |
Retail success for boating dealers involves reviewing the latest gadgets and trends and carefully selecting new products to stock in stores and online. From manufacturers designing vessels with new functionalities to ever-evolving marine electronics, technology continues to improve the boating experience. These advancements are providing enhanced comfort, reliability and safety. To meet consumer demands, remain competitive, increase consumer interest, improve sales and increase revenue, U.S. boating retailers can offer on-trend accessories. Below, the CrossCheck editorial team has compiled a sampling of top boating accessories for the 2018 season.
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Furniture First Symposium: Innovation for Furniture Dealers

on Wed, May 09, 2018 @ 11:45 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Home Furnishings Events / Conferences
Furniture dealers and home furnishings industry stakeholders located within the United States will assemble for business enhancing education and community building at the Furniture First Symposium 2018. Furniture First is a “purchasing cooperative with more than 223 stockholder members, representing over 484 furniture stores in 47 states.” The event will take place May 14 – 16 at the Marriott Harbor Beach Resort in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., providing ample business opportunities including:
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2018 Summer Patio Trends Home Furnishings Dealers Can Highlight

on Wed, May 02, 2018 @ 08:12 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Home Furnishings
U.S. consumers are spending more time in their own backyards, according to a 2018 Casual Living Survey. With increased use of outdoor living spaces comes the need and want for upgraded furnishings and décor. To meet consumer demands and style preferences, encourage in-store visits and grow sales, home furnishings dealers can supply shoppers with a variety of trending products suitable for summer entertainment. 
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NADA Show 2018 Inspires Auto Dealers to Increase Car Sales

Auto dealers, automotive manufacturers and other industry leaders gathered at the link Las Vegas Convention Center March 22 – 25 for the NADA Show 2018. Presented by the National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA), the event held 120 educational sessions categorized under eight learning tracks in traditional and interactive formats with the opportunity to earn continuing education units (CEUs). Alongside sessions, NADA Show 2018 ran an exhibit hall staged with the latest automotive products, services and technologies.
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American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry 2018 Conference Preview

on Wed, Mar 28, 2018 @ 07:00 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Dentists Events / Conferences
On April 18 – 21, U.S. dentists, dental assistants, hygienists, lab technicians, office personnel and patient coordinators in cosmetic dentistry will travel to the McCormick Place Lakeside Center in Chicago, Illinois for the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD) 2018 Conference. The 34th annual scientific session will present new and enhanced educational opportunities for dental professionals at all levels and positions. The AACD 2018 program consists of:
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VHMA: Education, Certification and Inspiration for Veterinarians

on Thu, Mar 22, 2018 @ 01:00 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians Events / Conferences
Formed in 1981, the Veterinary Hospital Management Association (VHMA) operates with a mission to support and enhance U.S. and Canadian veterinary management professionals. VHMA welcomes hospital administrators, practice managers, office managers, veterinarians, consultants, and students currently enrolled in veterinary medicine or business management courses at a recognized university.
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NRF Releases Winter 2017/2018 Retail Shopping Insights

on Fri, Mar 16, 2018 @ 11:00 AM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Retail
In the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Winter 2017/2018 Consumer View report, the trade association examines U.S. consumer preferences about today’s retail shopping experience including fulfillment, marketing techniques and emerging technologies. The quarterly report surveyed 3,172 consumers from November 11 – December 1, 2017 and possesses a “margin of error of plus or minus 1.7 percentage points.”  As consumer buying habits and demands continue to reshape the retail industry, businesses must successfully adapt to remain relevant.
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UID Distributes Education to Building Materials Professionals

on Wed, Mar 07, 2018 @ 02:22 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Building Materials
Since 1994, the University of Innovative Distribution (UID), in partnership with Purdue University, has supplied building materials industry professionals with educational programming “focused on the unique needs of the wholesale-distribution industry.” UID invites CEOs, branch managers, sales and marketing managers, purchasing managers, sales personnel, human resources directors, operations managers, manufacturers’ personnel working with distributors, inventory managers and training managers located within the U.S. and abroad to attend UID 2018 on March 11 – 14. The annual event provides hands-on learning experiences led by top industry personnel — industry experts, consultants, authors and university professors — and peer-to-peer networking opportunities. UID 2018 takes place at the JW Marriott Indianapolis Hotel in Indianapolis, Indiana.
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Companion Animal Car Safety: Tips for Veterinary Offices

on Wed, Feb 28, 2018 @ 12:00 PM By | Jessica Beaudry | 0 Comments | Veterinarians
According to the American Pet Products Association (APPA) National Pet Owners Survey, 68 percent of U.S. households — 84.6 million — share their home with one or more companion animals. A survey by AAA and Kurgo Pet Products revealed that 84 percent of respondents regularly drive with their companion animals for a variety of outings from veterinary visits to road trips. Well-intentioned consumers may not think twice about safety before loading Simba into the car and heading out on the road. Veterinary offices can help protect pawed patients by educating clients on proper vehicle safety precautions and guidelines. Below, the CrossCheck editorial team has provided key discussion points.
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