Archive for June, 2011

SteelHouse reveals most common shopping personalities

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

American’s online shopping habits are as diverse as the individuals themselves, according to recent research from behavioral commerce specialists SteelHouse that identifies gender and income differences. (33 mins ago)

Direct-to-consumer Wine Shipments Increase Significantly

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

New ShipCompliant/Wines & Vines report shows direct-to-consumer wine shipments rise 11.5% for the 12 months ending April 2011, far outpacing overall wine market. Read the full story at (7 hours ago)

Job Jugglers, on the Tightrope

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011

Out of necessity or choice, many people are weaving together a smattering of part-time positions to pay the bills. (12 mins ago)

Word on the street: Clovis lab tests medical pot

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

A medical marijuana testing facility that opened in Clovis last month allows patients and doctors to determine potency. (49 mins ago)

Score a Cheap Boy’s Night Out

Saturday, June 25th, 2011

Bad boys’ nights out are more affordable now, thanks to digital coupon websites that offer deep discounts to some of the more, shall we say, gentlemen-like establishments. (7 hours ago)

Crawdads Come Back for 7-5 Win Against Power

Friday, June 24th, 2011

HICKORY, NC – The Hickory Crawdads, 1st-Half Northern Division Champions, struck for seven unanswered runs to take the 7-5 comeback win against the West Virginia Power, before 2,552 fans at L.P. Frans Stadium on Friday night. (1 hour ago)

Wiretap: Put on your tuxedo, it’s ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ time

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

This year’s 25th anniversary field includes LinkedIn’s Reid Hoffman and a bunch of other guys. (5 hours ago)