Category Archives: Retail

South Carolina’s 2019 Sales Tax Holiday kicks off on Friday, August 2

Clothes, computers, and school supplies are among dozens of items that can be purchased free of Sales Tax during South Carolina's annual Sales Tax Holiday from Friday, August 2, through Sunday, August 4, 2019. During the Tax Free Weekend, shoppers can purchase a variety of back-to-school essentials without paying the state's 6% Sales Tax and…
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WellSoul Spa + Salon holds Grand Opening

Columbia, S.C. - WellSoul Spa + Salon has officially opened its doors. Last Friday’s ribbon-cutting and grand opening celebration was attended by Irmo Chamber of Commerce members and leaders as well as State Senator Ronnie Cromer, State Rep. Chip Huggins, and Irmo Mayor Hardy King. WellSoul is a locally-owned, original concept located in the same…
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JCPenney at Columbiana Center Mall Welcomes New General Manager

PLANO, Texas – (April 2, 2019) – JCPenney has named Victoria Holmes general manager of the JCPenney at Columbiana Center Mall in Columbia, South Carolina, effective immediately. Holmes brings more than 15 years of retail experience to the Company’s highest level of store leadership. “I am thrilled to be serving as general manager and leading…
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Beautify Now Serving Greater Columbia SC Area, Experts in Natural-Looking Results and Preventative Skincare

LEXINGTON, S.C. – Beautify, a brand-new injectable boutique providing medical aesthetics and specializing in natural-looking results, has opened in Lexington, South Carolina, serving the greater Columbia area. Beautify offers dermal fillers, neuromuscular modulators (e.g. Botox), chemical peels, and other skin care treatments. Additionally, they offer medical-expert care in cellulite and non-surgical erectile dysfunction treatments through…
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Hook + Gaff Watch Company Moves to Direct-To-Consumer Only Business Model

LEXINGTON, S.C., March 15, 2019 — Hook + Gaff Watch Company, the South Carolina-based company that’s redefining rugged versatility, is transitioning to a direct-to-consumer only business model to be effective starting March 15, 2019. By eliminating its retail footprint, Hook + Gaff will cut out the “retail markup,” which means the watch company can offer its customers better value without sacrificing creativity or quality.…
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Metropolitan Bridal Expo to Debut at Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center

The Metropolitan Bridal Expo, a new and exciting exposition, will debut at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center on May 19, 2019. The bridal show will present brides an opportunity to meet local businesses specializing in wedding services, attend a fashion show highlighting bridal apparel and view live product demonstrations. To register to attend the Metropolitan…
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Rhodes Graduation Services Inc. achieves top national ranking

COLUMBIA, SC, February 11, 2019 — Rhodes Graduation Services (RGS) and Jostens, the leading provider of publications, jewelry and graduation products serving the K-12 and college markets, announces that it has achieved its 12th #1 ranking in its 44-year history the first of which is 1993. This also marks the 35th consecutive year RGS has…
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uBreakiFix Expands South Carolina Presence With New Lexington Store

Industry-Leading Tech Repair Brand Brings High Quality Electronics Support to Lake Murray Area LEXINGTON, S.C., Dec. 04, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tech repair brand uBreakiFix opened its newest location, uBreakiFix Lexington, on November 27 at 5594 Sunset Boulevard. This is the brand’s fourth location in South Carolina, joining stores in Haywood, Mount Pleasant, and Spartanburg.…
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7- Eleven® Hosts First Grand Opening in Lexington, South Carolina

7- Eleven® Hosts First Grand Opening in Lexington, South Carolina 7-Eleven stores re-enter the Lexington market with four new locations by the end of 2019 and additional stores throughout the Columbia market 7-Eleven, Inc., your go-to convenience store, invites Lexington residents to sip, snack and join the fun at its grand opening event between 2-6…
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Palmetto Shirt Co. Lands in Top 25 of Collegiate Licensees

November 13th, 2018 – Columbia, SC – Palmetto Shirt Co. ranked 14th in collegiate apparel sales for local licensees according to IMG College Licensing for the fiscal year ending June of 2018. In 17 years of selling and manufacturing Clemson University and University of South Carolina merchandise, this is the 13th appearance on the top…
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