August 2015 Market for F-150 Trucks, Retail’s “Inflexion Point”

Will Ford Find a Market for F-150 Trucks Above $60,000?

August 2015 Marketing, Product, Selling

With recovery in job security and wealth, and having successfully survived the worst recession in most of our lifetimes, truck buyers are in a better position and mind-frame to spend. Moreover, since many blue-collar entrepreneurs spend a significant part of their day driving their truck, and it is normal for people to want their working environment to be comfortable, they are willing to spend for luxury work truck.

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Why Retail Has Reached an “Inflexion Point”

August 2015 Corporate, Marketing

Alvarez says that if you have two or three mall anchors of tenants driving traffic, this affects the entire mall. This creates a domino effect that reached down into the community through the lowering of tax base. “One major trend that Retail Revolution (the book) points out is that retailers will reduce store count and also reduce the size of those locations as online commerce begins to satisfy more and more demand….”

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“Donald Trump has proven once again that he doesn’t have the temperament to hold our nation’s highest office. Attacking veterans, Hispanics and women demonstrates a serious lack of character and basic decency, and his comments distract from the serious issues facing our country,” Gov. Rick Perry, Republican presidential candidate.

  1. Stand together or stand alone.
  2. People in glass houses usually throw unwarranted stones.
  3. Cannot have the blind leading the enlightened.
  4. What politically goes around comes back around hypocritically.
  5. Hair is also a distraction.
  6. Donald Trump should stick to real estate and other superficial means of disproportionate wealth.

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