March 2nd, 2015

Free Prospective Billing and Safety Seminar for Private Employers

Free Prospective Billing and Safety Seminar for Private Employers

Please find list below of scheduled seminars. For more information, visit the BWC website here. Seminar information RSVP contact Cambridge – April 21, 2015 – 1 to 3 p.m. BWC customer service office 61501 Southgate Road Cambridge, OH 43725 Map and directions Phone: 740-435-4330 Email: Lesa Canton – April 23, 2015 – 9 to 11 […]

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February 6th, 2015

Make an ImPACt!

The OMC PAC is the Political Action Committee for the Ohio Council of Retail Merchants.  OMC was created years ago as a vehicle for Ohio retailers to contribute campaign dollars collectively as opposed to individually.  This gives the retail industry the opportunity to make larger, more impactful contributions to state legislators and other statewide candidates. […]

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January 23rd, 2015

Manage the Impact of the 2015 Small Package Rate Increases

Manage the Impact of the 2015 Small Package Rate Increases

Both FedEx and UPS announced their annual small package rate increases. The UPS rate increases will take effect on December 29, 2014, while the FedEx rate increases will take effect on January 5, 2015. As always, how much more expensive your particular small package shipments will be in the New Year largely depends on many factors, […]

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January 23rd, 2015

Ohio Safety Congress & Expo Registration Now Open

Registration is now open for the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) 2015 Safety Congress and Expo (OSC15), the largest and longest-running occupational safety, health and workers’ compensation conference in Ohio. The free, annual event will run March 31- April 2 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center and registration is available online at www.bwc.ohio.gov. Please […]

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December 19th, 2014

Latest Edition of Council Concepts

Please select the image above or the bold link below to view the Ohio Council of Retail Merchant’s most recent edition of Council Concepts. Our quarterly magazine is one of many great ways to keep track of the latest news, events, and information involving the retail industry in Ohio. Council Concepts, Volume 92, Issue 4

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November 24th, 2014

Ohio Holiday Retail Sales To Grow 4.5 Per Cent

Ohio retail spending will grow by 4.5 per cent this holiday season, a boost of $630 million over last year, according to University of Cincinnati researchers in a report prepared for Focus On Ohio’s Future, the public research arm of the Council. To read the full report, click here, or visit the Focus on Ohio’s Future website. […]

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November 18th, 2014

This is Retail – Ohio

Retail Across America: Ohio Ohio is home to numerous major retailers, including Macy’s, Kroger, LBrands, and Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores. The Council has partnered with NRF to promote the role that these national leaders play in broadening career opportunities in retail, advancing innovation, and supporting communities in Ohio and throughout the country.   Retail […]

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October 6th, 2014

Latest Edition of Council Concepts

Latest Edition of Council Concepts

Please select the image above or the following link to view the Ohio Council of Retail Merchant’s most recent edition of Council Concepts. Our quarterly magazine is one of many great ways to keep track of the latest news, events, and information involving the retail industry in Ohio. Council Concepts, Volume 92, Issue 3

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