Retail

'Shoptember' Retail Promotion Returns

The promotion is intended to encourage retail business during a typically slow month, slower than usual this year because of red tide.

09/05/2018 By Staff

Data

American Consumer Confidence Up in July

American consumer confidence ticked up slightly in July, according to the latest Consumer Confidence Index issued by The Conference Board.

08/02/2018 By Staff

Good Jeans

'Queen of Jeans' Diane Gilman Talks Shop

"My jeans represent hope in a pant leg."

07/20/2018 By Heather Dunhill

Food

New Lucky's Market Coming to Venice

The Colorado-based supermarket chain Lucky's Market plans to open a new store in Venice within the next two years.

07/19/2018 By Staff

Tourism

St. Armands Circle Named to Travel Website's 'Hall of Fame'

St. Armands Circle was recently named to the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame.

07/12/2018 By Staff

Travel Savvy

Seven Must-Haves For Your Summer Vacation

Everything you need for your next trip.

06/25/2018 By Heather Dunhill

Retail

Boutique Hires New Design Consultant

Pecky, a furniture, gifts and accessories store located in downtown Sarasota, recently hired Kristin Tolbert.

06/20/2018 By Staff

Beating the Heat

How to Beat the Heat This Summer—and Still Look Cool

Sizzling summer accessories with a cooling vibe.

05/30/2018 By Heather Dunhill

Retail

Mall Hosts Expo for Women June 3

The free event includes beauty, wellness and fashion stations, with makeup and hair care offerings, massages and more.

05/23/2018 By Staff

Retail

'Shabby Chic' Popup Market Coming to Bradenton Convention Center

The Bradenton Area Convention Center is hosting a Shabby Chic Vintage Market & Artisan Day on Sunday, March 25.

03/15/2018 By Staff

Retail

Design Seminar Scheduled for April 5

Richard Tharp, a sales representative and brand ambassador for the furniture manufacturer Baker, is leading a design seminar at the Sarasota location of Robb & Stucky.

03/15/2018 By Staff

Data

Retail Federation Expects Growth in 2018

The National Retail Federation expects sales to grow between 3.8 and 4.4 percent in 2018, with growth in online and non-store sales at around 10 to 12 percent.

02/26/2018 By Staff

Shop Local

Get Your Shop on at These Local Events

Featuring Handpicked SRQ, Home Resource's big sale, the Rosemary Indie Market and more.

02/16/2018 By Stephanie Isaac

Top of the Shops

Four Cool Things About Sarasota's New Lucky's Market

A grocery store with beer on tap? Why yes, I would enjoy that, thanks.

10/10/2017 By Cooper Levey-Baker

Retail

'Shoptember' Returns

Visit Sarasota County is again partnering with stores and shopping districts for Shoptember, a month-long promotion intended to encourage retail business.

09/01/2017 By staff

Shop To It

Spider Lily Finery Sells Unique Treasures on Siesta Drive

Nicole Theis DeMoss' sells a colorful selection of clothing, jewelry and accessories.

03/31/2017 By Jasmine Respess

Blush Rush

Blush Pink is the Color of the Moment

From pillows to rugs, these finds will keep you on trend.

03/29/2017 By Alicia King Robinson

Weekly Planner

A Holiday Bazaar and Craft Sale, Fourth Friday Fall Festival in the Village and More Fall Shopping Events

Including a trunk show at Blush Bridal and Shrode's Jewelry going out of business sale.

10/28/2016 By Lana Allen

Weekly Planner

October's Can't-Miss Shopping Sales

Hit up Camilyn Beth x Influence Style's mega-sale, celebrate the first Sip, Shop & Stroll of the season in Burns Court or "Get Gorgeous" on St. Armand's Circle.

10/14/2016 By Lana Allen

Weekly Planner

This Week's Best Shopping Deals

This week: Blush Bridal's sample sale continues, Rue plans a grand opening celebration, the details on Camilyn Beth x INfluence Style's big sale, and more.

09/30/2016 By Lana Allen