Karen Alberg Grossman takes a whirlwind tour of Michigan retail, stopping at Caruso Caruso, The Claymore Shop, L’Uomo Vogue, Kositchek’s, Fitzgeralds and A.K.Rikk’s.
Some great ideas from great merchants who are surviving, even thriving, in a tough economy. FITZGERALD’S Grand Rapids, Mich., 6,200 sq ft. Owner Jerry Girod bases his business on two beliefs: 1) the importance of a professional sales staff, and 2) fostering win-win relationships with key vendors. Tag Line: “From Beach to Boardroom to Black […]