AIB has announced an upcoming roundtable call: “Running and Growing Your Association,” scheduled this spring on Monday, June 17, 2019. Independent business associations across sectors provide valuable tools and education to their member businesses, but how does an association most effectively grow its membership? How does … Read More
AIB has announced two roundtable calls planned for this spring and summer: “Sharing Success Stories and Innovation,” on Monday, April 30, followed by “Succession Planning in Independent Businesses,” on Monday, July 9. The first call will provide a space for … Read More
In AIB’s next roundtable call, the AIB groups will discuss their strategies to attract and retain members, sharing resources and ideas about their most effective approaches, their ongoing challenges, and their tools for keeping members engaged. The call will be the eighth roundtable that AIB has hosted.
For suppliers and manufacturers, independent retailers deliver an essential value. There’s clear evidence that it’s independents that introduce new products, induce customer demand, and maintain competition in the marketplace. For the Advocates for Independent Business’s fourth roundtable discussion, coalition members … Read More
On Tuesday, AIB’s member organizations participated in a collaborative webinar to share strategies for creating dynamic consumer events and campaigns that build support for independent businesses. Eric Levin of the Alliance for Independent Media Stores provided details about Record Store … Read More