The American Pet Products Association predicts U.S. pet owners will spend an estimated $60.59 billion on their pets in 2015. Naturally, cost varies depending on the dog’s breed and size. And even though dogs are more expensive to own the cats, canine pet visits grew 1.9% in 2014.Read More
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in March of 2014
and has been updated on July 7, 2015 to reflect new information.
It makes perfect sense that Mad Max: Fury Road features awesome motorcycles and is widely acclaimed as a “feminist movie.” Its main characters, including the heroine, use the bikes (among other things) to win their freedom from a misogynist patriarchy.Read More
Americans spent over $30 billion on their pets last year, right in step with the economic recovery, and veterinary clinic owners and managers who expect to see their business expand this year may very well be right.Read More
May’s seasonally adjusted annual auto sales rate topped out at 17.8 million vehicles, the highest mark since July 2005, which would have to mean, according to popular misconceptions, that dealerships have been raking it in. Car buyers, in fact, believe auto dealers make upwards of 20% per sale of a $30,000 new car.Read More
According to a recent study by New York University, the funeral industry, or at least something along those lines, was invented by Neanderthals 50,000 years ago.Read More
We associate the 1960s with the Baby Boomers, but since members of that generation were still being born in 1964, the Civil Rights, Free Speech and “give peace a chance” movements were really pushed forward by the oldest Boomers, in their teens and twenties when the last members of their generation were still in the cradle.
It’s easier to sell things if you also marvel at them, and if bicycles can teach us anything about building materials, it’s that a little marveling can go a long way towards lucrative, long-term business relationships and higher sales.
Men and shopping are not normally spoken in the same breath. When it comes to shopping, men are more likely to respond to more utilitarian aspects of the experience – such as parking availability and the length of the checkout line. But when it comes to “their room” and developing a man cave, they are highly invested. This can be the man’s best chance to shine with home furnishings purchases and designing a room in their home.
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