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Kokomo, Indiana, Pawnbrokers Subject To New Ordinance

Giving the authorities the opportunity, with more time, to track stolen goods, Kokomo’s Common Council revised an ordinance Monday. The ordinance will require local pawnshops, as well as other secondhand dealers, to keep their new purchases that come into their shops...

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Starbucks Opens its First Store in Bogota Colombia

Watch out Juan Valdez, the hand you fed is about to bite you. Starbucks celebrated its grand opening of its first of 50 planned stores in Colombia. This is a bold move by the coffee giant with over 23,300 stores worldwide. Juan Valdez is a popular Colombian coffee...

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6 Tips On How To Take A Vacation From Your Small Business

"Here’s a sign the economy’s on a good track: More small business owners plan to take a full week off this summer than in any year since the recession began." According to a survey by American Express (AXP) OPEN, 60% of the respondents taking part in the survey said...

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Local Louisianan Police Chief Sued By Pawnshop

The United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana received a filed lawsuit from a Louisiana pawnshop suing a local police chief under United States Code Section 1983; "Alleging an illegal seizure of property and a deprivation of its rights to due...

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Q & A on Ad Spending – How Much Are You Spending Per Customer?

Q:  “How Much is That Doggie in the Window?” A:  “How Much did it cost  to have someone look at that Doggie?” According to the  research from Covario and eMarketer.com,  advertising in the U.S. was $549.00 per person and this amount will rise to an estimated $565.00...

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Sotheby’s & eBay Team Up (again) for Live Auctions

Starting this fall on a mobile device or computer near you, you will be able to participate in a Sotheby auction being held anywhere in the world, live! eBay has announced that they will launch a a new online experience tailored for collectors of rare art and...

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Pawnbrokers, Potted Plants & The NPA EXPO

On my journey home from the NPA EXPO in Las Vegas my mind revolved around what I was going to write to describe the wonderful event that the NPA put together. Upon my arrival home all thoughts were placed on hold as the sight of my distressed potted herbs and plants...

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Thieves Drive Stolen Vehicle Into Pawnshop

Early Tuesday morning at an Indianapolis pawn shop Police responded to a burglary alarm that was initiated by two men who drove a stolen car through the shops wall. After seizing as many firearms that they could, the pair fled with Police in pursuit behind them for...

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