APRO: Taking the Pulse of Rent to Own
James MacAlpine pulled no punches at his biannual RentDirect member meeting Monday at the Venetian in Las Vegas, noting the lackluster year experienced by retailers and RTO's alike.
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Coaster VP of Dealer Relations, Larry Furiani shows off a new feature Coaster is offering to simplify inventory needs of retailers by offering "Coaster Retail Connect" which makes the entire Coaster catalog available online complete with availability and shipping order information maximizing dealer use of floorspace and improving selection and delivery efficiencies.
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Registration is now available for APRO's 2014 National Conference and Trade Show
APRO Revamps Conference Schedule for 2014!
APRO 2014 National Conference & Trade Show is moving to May with a new revamped schedule!
Indianapolis Marriott Downtown and Indiana Convention Center
Mark your calendar now for May 19-22, 2014.
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Rep. Gregory Meeks introduces new rent-to-own legislation billOn Monday, April 15, 2013, Rep. Gregory Meeks [NY-5] introduced a new rent-to-own legislation bill into the Congressional Record with four original co-sponsors.
H.R. 1551 original co-sponsors include:
Rep Clay, Wm. Lacy [MO-1] - 4/15/2013
Rep Luetkemeyer, Blaine [MO-3] - 4/15/2013
Rep Scott, David [GA-13] - 4/15/2013
Rep Sessions, Pete [TX-32] - 4/15/2013
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Scott Thenen, Appliance Distributor of America Inc., Los Angeles, California; Chad J. Fosdick, CR Fosdick Ent. Inc., dba Premier Rental-Purchase, North Platte, Nebraska; Michael Dugas, Credda Capital LLC, dba Credda, Spartanburg, South Carolina; Allan Day, Day Ventures of NC Inc., dba Aaron's Sales & Lease Ownership, Jacksonville, North Carolina; Matthew Holman, Easytexas West LLC, dba easyhome, Blanket, Texas; Daniel J. Fisher, Majik North Inc., dba Lightning Rent-To-Own, Mountville, Pennsylvania; and Ron Taylor, RKR Ventures LLC, dba Buddy's Home Furnishings, Tampa, Florida
Janet O'Shields, Clarity Services Inc., Clearwater, Florida; Brit Treadway, EBureau, Saint Cloud, Minnesota; James Skoglund, Klaussner Furniture Inc., dba Klaussner Home Furnishings, Asheboro, North Carolina; and Brian Stark, The Darr Group, Irving, Texas