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Mega Power Newsletter: September 2022

How is our sector changing its approach to human resources in today’s difficult labour market? How can we, as a group, further benefit from the migration away from urban markets? RECONNECT, Mega Group's National Convention to be held in Toronto this October, will address these questions and more. More in this issue of POWER Newsletter.

September 1, 2022  |  By Katherine Kocur

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2022 Mega Group National Convention

The 2022 RECONNECT National Convention is your chance to RECONNECT with your peers and transform your business with powerful insights from the latest in today’s market.

RECONNECT will take place October 12th-14th at the at Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites, and attendance is free for registrants!

RECONNECT will strengthen how we can collectively embrace the changes initiated or accelerated by the pandemic – together. We will be hosting educational sessions and sharing the latest products for today’s consumers in our vendor showrooms. Come interact with our department heads in a live setting as they present our Mega services, programs, and tools and how they work for you.  AVB Marketing will also be present, solidifying their partnership with – and commitment to – Mega retailers.

RECONNECTing in person has a value that we can’t ignore. Experience member huddles without background distractions or failed internet connections. Use the open forum to learn how your peers are adapting to the opportunities triggered by an accelerated shift to ecommerce and buying local.

Finally, the Stampede makes its return on Thursday, October 13th with our best offers yet – available only at RECONNECT, so make sure to take advantage of your FREE REGISTRATION TODAY!

Read the full feature in this month’s issue.

This month in the MEGA Power Newsletter

Inventory Issues? Case Goods Vendors Come to Vegas With Eye Toward 2023
Despite a long list of concerns surrounding inflation, recession, inventory levels, logistics and the like, case goods exhibitors here remained upbeat here as their dealers filled in gaps for the fall selling season and began planning for 2023 in earnest.

Most exhibitors characterized showroom traffic as light to moderate — typical for a summer market in Las Vegas — but said those who showed up were eager to buy.

In many cases, exhibitors said retail buyers had a smaller-than-usual “open to buy” authority at market due to high inventory levels, but they still needed product to fill gaps in certain categories and keep sales floors fresh.

Read the full article in this month’s issue.

Affordable Custom Appliances: The Next Kitchen Design Trend

Of course, you want to invest in a timeless design, but it’s also important to personalize your home to reflect your unique needs and style.

If you’re about to remodel your home, you will likely consider the top design trends. Your home is your oasis, your nest – so to speak. Kitchen makeovers are always a top choice project for homeowners as it’s a great investment. Most families buy more food, store more food, and cook up to 200% more meals than in years past.

Read the full feature in this month’s issue.