Category Archives: Retail

Rent-A-Center Inc. Announces Promotions

PLANO, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rent-A-Center, Inc., (NASDAQ/NGS:RCII) a rent-to-own industry leader, announced today the promotions of two long-time AcceptanceNOW (ANOW) employees, Chris Crocker and Andy Bittinger. [caption id="attachment_12713" align="alignleft" width="200"] Andy Bittinger[/caption] Chris Crocker was promoted from Divisional Vice President to Executive Vice President over the ANOW line of business. Crocker began his career at Rent-A-Center in…
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First Anniversary Of Unique Women’s Owned Boutique In Columbia, SC

A few years ago, Kara Hugg, Kristin Jensen and Kristen Lominack couldn’t have imagined they would be entrepreneurs, but Saturday, November 25 marks one year in their new boutique location in Columbia, SC. Kara was always a small town girl with a big eye for fashion! She launched Poshture Boutique, her online clothing store in…
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Horse & Garden ACE Hardware Celebrates 2017 Purina®Check-R-Board® Days

Hopkins, SC – Horse & Garden ACE Hardware, a Purina® Certified Expert Dealer, is announcing their 2017 Purina® Check-R-Board® Days! Stop by their location at 9641 Garners Ferry Road throughout the month of December during regular store hours to participate!  Customers will earn $2 off EVERY Purina feed purchase (must include Purina feed, 1 discount per transaction).  FREE hot dogs will be…
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Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Association of SC names Elizabeth Herlong Brogdon as Executive Director

Columbia, SC- Elizabeth Herlong Brogdon, Esq. has been named Executive Director of the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers Association of SC (WSWA-SC). In this role, Elizabeth will lead the Association, to include overseeing legislative strategy, coordinating legislative efforts, working closely with state regulatory agencies (primarily SLED and SCDOR), and providing legal advice to the Association’s member…
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Shipt brings grocery delivery from Kroger to Columbia, SC

Online grocery marketplace expands retail options in response to member requests BIRMINGHAM, AL--(Marketwired - Sep 28, 2017) - Shipt, the fastest growing online grocery marketplace, today announced that it will add delivery from Kroger® throughout Nashville, Tennessee, Huntsville, Alabama, Columbia, South Carolina, and Savannah, Georgia. To celebrate the addition, new Shipt members who sign up prior…
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Taco Bell is the newest restaurant addition to West Side Plaza

Columbia, S.C., August 30, 2017 – West Side Plaza, the largest shopping center in West Columbia, has added a new Taco Bell, thanks to Colliers International’s Rox Pollard and Danny Bonds. The fast food restaurant is currently under construction on a one-acre outparcel, giving hungry patrons at the shopping center on Augusta Road an easy entrance and…
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Mast Store Celebrates Friends’ Day September 9

10% of Day’s Sales Donated to Palmetto Conservation Foundation COLUMBIA, SC – The Palmetto Trail, a project of the Palmetto Conservation Foundation (PCF), begins in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains at Wahalla and stretches across the state of South Carolina to the Low Country near Charleston. On September 9, the Mast Store in Columbia…
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Walmart Launches New Time-Saving Express Experience in South Carolina

Retailer Introduces Express Money Services, Offers Fee-Free Walmart2Walmart Powered by Ria Transfers Bentonville, Ark., August 24, 2017 – For customers, time is money. Today, Walmart is announcing that South Carolina customers can now use Express Money Services, the first of two Express services rolling out this year to help busy customers save even more time in-store.…
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2017 Young Retailer of the Year, Andrea Snelgrove

Snelgrove, Gift Shop and Merchandising Manager at Wingard’s Market in Lexington, SC was selected as this year's recipient of the prestigious award; "Young Retailer of the Year,"  presented by Green Profit/Dümmen Orange on July 17, 2017, at the AmericanHort Cultivate‘17 Show, in Columbus, Ohio. LEXINGTON, SC – Since 2006 Green Profit has been looking at 35 and younger retailers who show…
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