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Salesmanship

By Gene Fresco Did you know that there is a merit badge for Salesmanship in the Boy Scouts of America? It was established in 1927. Do you think you would qua...

Mapquest

By Dan Vedda In December, word leaked out (in the same way that you can refer to a burst pipe as a leak) that the Uberstore (aka Guitar Center) had sent a le...

Fender’s Select Series

By Dan Ferrisi With more than 60 years of experience, a name that is truly iconic in the world of music and a reputation among players of all stripes for inn...

Protecting Our School Music Programs

Jim Darby, Owner of Capitol Music in Montgomery AL, recently reached out to The Retailer and the MI retailing community at large, seeking to raise awareness a...

Axes, Suds And Rock ‘N’ Roll

What started as a home business on a kitchen table in Ravenna OH has turned, according to kent.patch.com, which originally reported the story, into what could b...

Christmas Wrap

By Dan Vedda We’ve closed the door on Christmas and stand poised to jump into a new year. I’m a little shy about predicting the year ahead. But, what I saw t...