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Showrooming, Webrooming: Which way is up?

Showrooming, Webrooming: Which way is up?

UMix serves many types of businesses: offices, restaurants, universities, airports, etc.  But our largest share is brick and mortar retailers.  So we especially like to keep up with developing trends in retail and try to make sense of them in the context of improving...

Abercrombie and Fitch – 2 vital lessons

Abercrombie and Fitch – 2 vital lessons

Following is a section from a recent story on forbes.com. "Retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, once the leader of the teen clothing clique on the wings of its preppy logo’ed clothing as well as the club-like atmosphere of its stores (dim lighting, music thumping,...

Using Themed Music for Business

Using Themed Music for Business

Some businesses use themed music to enhance their atmosphere.  Christmas/Holiday music is an obvious example that comes to mind.  Beyond that, businesses can use other music themes to connect better with their customers and employees.  Using U.S.A. themed music for...