Independent Thinking Podcast

By Nationwide Marketing Group

A podcast on, and for, the Independent retail channel, created by Nationwide Marketing Group.

  1. 1.
    65: A Chat with ENERGY STAR on How the Program Continues to Evolve
    32:28
  2. 2.
    64: NKBA Provides Kitchen & Bath Market and Design Trend Updates
    34:46
  3. 3.
    63: Mike Whitaker Pt. 2, Turning the Mic on Rob Stott to Talk NMG Communications
    31:40
  4. 4.
    62: Deep Dive Into Retail and Digital Trends with Google
    44:40
  5. 5.
    61: Mike Whitaker Pt. 1, On the Role of Education at Virtual Events
    30:30
  6. 6.
    60: Jones Light Furniture Opens Up on Bringing in AT&T
    26:54
  7. 7.
    59: Furniture & Bedding Supply Chain Updates and a PrimeTime Preview with Jeff Rose
    32:53
  8. 8.
    58: Let’s Talk Succession Planning in Retail with JRM Sales & Management
    41:27
  1. 9.
    57: In the Lap of Luxury Appliances with John O’Halloran
    27:46
  2. 10.
    56: Gorrie CEO Talks Retail Trends in a Post-COVID World
    27:50
  3. 11.
    55: Tom Hickman Tackles Nationwide Members’ Questions
    30:32
  4. 12.
    54: Rotmans Plans and Preps for a Major Store Reformatting Project
    29:18
  5. 13.
    53: On Safe In-Store Shopping Trends with Guardsman
    35:38
  6. 14.
    52: Mike Derro’s Vision for Furniture and Bedding in 2021
    31:37
  7. 15.
    51: On Tech, Retail and the All-Digital CES with Steve Koenig of the Consumer Technology Association
    46:09
  8. 16.
    50: Talking Custom Integration and CES 2021 with HTSN’s Hank Alexander
    27:53
  9. 17.
    49: Sherman’s Literally Built a House to Help Train Their Delivery Team
    29:57
  10. 18.
    48: Jonathan Elster Breaks Down the Rebrand of Next Level Distribution
    26:59
  11. 19.
    47: Breaking Through the Misconceptions of Product Protection with Nationwide Marketing Group’s Chad Burris
    34:09
  12. 20.
    46: The Little Things Are a Big Deal to The Bed Store
    35:57
  13. 21.
    45: Podium Makes the Case for Adding a Texting Strategy to Your Retail Business
    47:41
  14. 22.
    44: What Makes a Virtual Event Work? The Mind Behind Virtual PrimeTime Shares Her Secrets
    33:33
  15. 23.
    43: For Pay-Less, Return on Website Investment Was Like Opening a New Store
    31:16
  16. 24.
    42: Defining Marketing Elasticity with Gardner’s Mattress and More
    36:56
  17. 25.
    41: A Digital Deep Dive with Jennifer Danko
    29:10
  18. 26.
    40: A Crossover Episode With the Sleep Retailer Podcast
    18:01
  19. 27.
    39: A Look Back on the History of PrimeTime
    49:15
  20. 28.
    38: Catching Up on the Latest CE Trends with Dealerscope and Connected Design
    36:19
  21. 29.
    37: Google Chats About COVID’s Impact on Retail and Search Trends
    44:52
  22. 30.
    36: Celebrating 130 Years in Business with Greer’s Home Furnishings
    33:08
  23. 31.
    35: Talking with Element Electronics About Their Expansion Into Home Appliances with Nationwide
    16:37
  24. 32.
    34: Fred’s Appliances Shoots On the Challenges in the Retail Supply Chain and More
    31:11
  25. 33.
    33: Addressing the Challenges at Furniture Retail with Furniture Today
    32:20
  26. 34.
    32: On the Challenges Appliance Retailers Face, with Grant Morgan of TWICE
    35:06
  27. 35.
    31: Sleep Retailer Talks About the Push to Modernize the Mattress Shopping Experience
    23:42
  28. 36.
    30: Diving Deep Into Custom Integration Trends with CE Pro Chief Content Officer Jason Knott
    36:08
  29. 37.
    29: A Crossover with the Dos Marcos Podcast
    53:26
  30. 38.
    28: SUNHEAT International Dishes On their 13th Annual Golf Charity Event
    20:29
  31. 39.
    27: Understanding ART, Nationwide’s New Assortment Rationalization Tool
    33:15
  32. 40.
    26: Bray & Scarff Dishes on Their Digital Upgrades and Getting Back to Business
    30:27
  33. 41.
    25: A Look Ahead to the Second Half of the Year in Home Appliances
    21:08
  34. 42.
    24: Digital Services are Allowing Retailers to Successfully Navigate a Global Pandemic
    34:14
  35. 43.
    23: How Chat Became a Game Changer for Don’s TV During the Coronavirus Crisis
    33:25
  36. 44.
    22: A Deep Dive Into the Evolving Role of Point of Sale Systems in Retail
    25:40
  37. 45.
    21: John Riddle on Howard’s Retail Strategy in the Age of COVID-19
    36:50
  38. 46.
    20: Exploring the Great Outdoors with John Laing, Nationwide’s Outdoor Guru
    19:56
  39. 47.
    19: How Orsini’s Has Stayed Afloat During the Coronavirus Crisis
    33:13
  40. 48.
    18: Checking In On the State of Furniture & Bedding with Jeff Rose
    29:39
  41. 49.
    17: Beyond the Products, Smart Home Retail Requires Strong Merchandising and Tech Support
    22:31
  42. 50.
    16: Smartphones in Furniture Stores? Here’s How AT&T and Nationwide are Helping Reshape Independent Retail
    15:46

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