“In the beginning…” people lived in harmony with nature. Nature formed us and gave us all that we as human beings needed to live and prosper. Gradually we learned how to gain power over nature and with that knowledge, cultures advanced and mankind prospered. But as culture became more technology advanced, we took nature for […]
Ethan Allen is putting its 1,500 interior designers out front and introducing a new membership program to deliver more value to next-generation customers.
Fast Company magazine recently identified five cutting-edge retailers that have figured out how to compete in the age of Amazon and bring shoppers back to the physical store in an article entitled “The future of retail in the age of Amazon.” Three of the five retailers profiled – Mall of America, Target and Martin Patrick 3 […]
People with money – people who can enjoy all the luxuries that money can buy – have a plethora of choices of how to spend it, from luxury travel and dining, the clothes and jewelry they wear, the fashion accessories they carry, and the cars they drive. But the purchase consideration for these types of […]
Since 2000, the ranks of the affluent have been growing in overdrive. The number of millionaires globally has grown by 170%, while the number of UHNWIs (individuals with net worth of $50 million or more) has multiplied five-fold, making the ultra HNW the fastest growing segment of the wealthy, according to Credit Suisse Global Wealth Report. Today […]