Target ready to launch ‘Apple shopping experience’ online and in stores, including one in Pa.

Brahm Buck

Target said it will add “an enhanced Apple shopping experience” online and in select stores this month, with others to follow later in the year.

The in-store Apple destination will offer shoppers “an easier way to shop for Apple products” Target said, “by bringing these products and accessories together in one space.”

The spaces will be manned by Target employees who will receive special training from Apple.

“Apple products are popular with Target’s guests, and this new, dedicated shopping experience offers enhanced service and expanded offerings, building on our strength as a go-to destination for electronics,” said Christina Hennington, executive

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Online First Retail – Everyone Is Doing It

Brahm Buck

The other day, I was looking for 3 juggling balls to buy. Why? That’s a story for another day, but I thought to myself, where should I go to find juggling balls in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Walmart
WMT
, Dick’s Sporting Goods
DKS
, etc.?

You might be reading this and saying to yourself it seems so obvious, just jump on the web and order it online. I could even choose when and where to have it delivered. Perhaps, even within a few hours. All of that at the lowest price, highest

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But Most Of The Money Isn’t

Brahm Buck

Ottawa sure is a long way from Silicon Valley. In the summer of 2010, Tobi Lütke met with venture capitalists at Bessemer Ventures. He was looking for a couple million bucks to fund his money-losing Canadian startup. Cash was so tight Lütke’s father-in-law had to write checks to pay the employees.

Bessemer was skeptical at first. A tech

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Troye Sivan Launches UNIQLO T-Shirt Collection: Where to Shop Online

Brahm Buck


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Troye Sivan is making it easy for fans to get a piece of his breezy, laidback style, with a new collaboration with UNIQLO. The UNIQLO UT x Troye Sivan collection is available in stores now and online at Uniqlo.com, and features six gender-neutral T-shirts designed by the singer and his creative team.

The designs use stylized photos and bold typography to create unique one-of-a-kind graphics, set over

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Peoria boutique Hello Poppy carries plus-size clothing

Brahm Buck

PEORIA – Justice Parker always knew she would be a business owner.

Parker, 25, owns Hello Poppy Boutique in the Peoria Warehouse District. Since her family owns the 50s Diner in the Peoria Metro Centre, she’s been around entrepreneurs all her life. 

Hello Poppy isn’t Parker’s first business. Soon after having her second child, she started The Sparkly TeeCup, an online shop for custom-made T-shirts and tumblers. She made all the merchandise herself from designs dictated by the customer.

“I had it for about two years and it was super successful,” said Parker. “But I had an injury to my

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