PCC, Whole Foods Add to Their Store Muscle in Seattle
The grocery chains unveil new stores within blocks of a major rival
High-end organic grocer PCC Community Markets is opening its 13th store in the Seattle area while last month Amazon-owned competitor Whole Foods Market unveiled its 10th outlet in the Puget Sound region as competition in the high-end grocery market continues to heat up. Both of the new stores are located within blocks of another competitor,…
Seattle Magazine’s Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide 2017
Finding the perfect holiday gift isn't easy. Fortunately, Seattle magazine can help.
Its that time of year again when we pause to write cards and wrap special somethings for special someones in sparkly paper and ribbons. There are a million gifts out there to choose from and, sure, its the thought that counts, but taking the time to select the right gift for the right person is…
3 Ways To Bring Shoppers Back To the Stores For the Holidays
7 in 10 PNW shoppers say they are likely to shop in-store only this holiday season. Here's how to get them there.
This article is contributed by David Sprott, senior associate dean and marketing professor, Washington State University, Carson College of Business The growth of e-commerce is no surprise to residents of the Pacific Northwest, but this holiday season it has many brick-and-mortar stores reeling. Why? This year, shoppers are expected to spend more money online than…