City seeks small-biz feedback on workforce issues
Small businesses encouraged to take part in survey by Friday
Columbus-based footwear and accessories retailer DSW has gained a foothold north of the border. DSW announced yesterday that it has paid $62 million for a 44 percent interest in Town Shoes Limited of Canada, with an option to buy the rest of the company in a few years.
Diamond retailer Blue Nile prides itself on being one of the pioneers of e-commerce, but its first inkling that smartphones would bring yet another revolution to the online marketplace took the company completely by surprise.
Smartphone application developers say they are challenged by the glut of apps as well as the need to update their software to keep up with evolving phone technology, making creative pricing strategies essential to finding their niche.