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Restoration Hardware's Bowling Ball

Robbie Vorhaus | Posted 08.05.2014 | HuffPost Home
Robbie Vorhaus

Restoration Hardware (NYSE: RH) has a big problem on their hands. Actually, the big problem is now in our hands and soon headed to the recycling bin.

Is It The End For SkyMall Catalog?

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.30.2014 | Style

If you're still shopping the SkyMall catalog, then this news is going to hit you pretty hard: The in-flight publication may be going out of business. ...

15 Catalogs That Make Us Nostalgic For Mail-Order Fashion

The Huffington Post | Dana Oliver | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

One of our fondest childhood memories is lying on the floor with a stack of catalogs and colorful markers. (This was also how our moms kept us us out ...

Courting Catalogs and Bulk Sales

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Penny C. Sansevieri

Have you ever dreamed of selling your book to a catalog or large corporation? A sale like that would register several thousand copies of non-returnabl...

Why E-Commerce Companies Are Creating Catalogs

Andy Ostroy | Posted 11.24.2013 | Business
Andy Ostroy

The overall attraction of direct-mail is easy to understand. Catalogs remain the highest-quality, most visually-alluring vehicle to capture an audience, present product, create an aspirational lifestyle and generate solid customer loyalty and brand-awareness.

I'm With Stupid: Planning 59 Years Ahead for a Successful Retirement

Todd Hartley | Posted 11.09.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I understand that America's catalog-and-junk-mail industry may be the only thing keeping the U.S. Postal Service afloat, but surely we can find a better use for our trees than turning them into pulp for millions of catalogs a day that go straight into the recycle bin.

People Always Have the Right to Opt Out

Chuck Teller | Posted 10.03.2011 | Green
Chuck Teller

Americans receive nearly 90 billion pieces of advertising mail every year. With thousands of companies offering to share their mailing lists, that adds up to an information super highway where individuals are losing control.

Replying to J. Crew's Emails: "Because We Heart You...Free Shipping"

John Bobey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
John Bobey

J.,...I think we need to talk. You know how much I like you. I did right from the start, ever since "First Look at Fall, 2006." All those plaids and flannels--it was intense!

JCPenney To Stop Printing 'Big Book' Catalog | Lisa Marsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

JCPenney is discontinuing its biannual "Big Book" catalog and instead will concentrate its efforts on creating smaller, more targeted catalogs, online...

The Greenest and Best From PC Mag's Top 100 Undiscovered Sites List

Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Dave Burdick

PC Magazine just churned out a pretty righteous list of what it calls the top 100 undiscovered web sites. It's very well done and here are a couple that are both useful and green(-ish).