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3 big retail trends to watch for

However much technology has disrupted the retail industry, brick-and-mortar stores are here to stay.

FORTUNE — The Internet has upended nearly every industry, but perhaps no category has undergone a more radical transformation than retail. 715 more words

Term Sheet

ZGMF-X42S Destiny Gundam (SD)

Built and painted this in few days. The most fastest gundam project i have worked on.Not much work went on the kit. Sharpened the antenna, printed custom markings, ripped of all ugly stickers and did major custom paintwork. 202 more words

Art & Design

Mattel hopes the ultimate toy gun will make up for the world's waning love for Barbie

The numbers: Not great. America’s largest toymaker reported a net loss of $11.2 million (pdf) over the first quarter, compared with a gain of $39 million during the same period a year ago, coming in below analyst expectations. 191 more words

April 17

I just saw this on my Facebook feed and I couldn’t help the need to post it here.

Further research has revealed that the pony plugs – yes, that’s how they call them - come in 2 different glass styles, 4 vibrant colours and are handcrafted by… 145 more words

Diary

Anyone need a hand?

Most of the time, people don’t use the term "man hands" as a compliment, but massive manly mitts do have their uses. Just put on this set of two 35.6 cm long latex hands and the whole world will take notice.

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Throwback Thursday: All hands on deck

This post comes from around this time last year when we were all set to go with our brand new web-site. Little did we know then that it was set to flop, in the entire time we had the site we had about 3 or 4 sales, which hardly felt worth the effort. 1,145 more words

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