Buying Group events

Tom Hickman Provides an Update on the State of Nationwide
October 1, 2019 at 9:04 am

Nationwide Chief Member Advocate Tom Hickman spent some time during the group's recent PrimeTime show to give an update on the health of the organization and to talk about some trends in the independent retail sector.

NATM: Stable at its Core, as Group Nears 50 Years
September 29, 2019 at 7:00 pm

NATM heads toward its 50th anniversary with members whose solidarity, sharing and kinship are helping them to stave off the effects of a 2019 that’s seen hard-won business gains.

Seen at the 2019 NATM Product Expo
September 27, 2019 at 12:46 am

Here’s an account of some of our booth visits to the buying group’s exhibiting vendors. Stay tuned for our upcoming coverage of the overview provided by NATM leadership at its annual Conference Sept. 23-25 on the group’s positioning heading into 2020.

Talking Tech Trends at Nationwide PrimeTime 2019
September 16, 2019 at 2:04 pm

We sat down with Doug Wrede and Derek Mattila of Nationwide Marketing Group to talk about the latest tech trends they're following, and what the deal is with the new Tiny Smart Home that debuted at PrimeTime 2019.

NECO Alliance Touts Pro-Active Retail Strategies at its Expo
September 10, 2019 at 12:06 pm

The NECO Alliance's yearly conference this week in Connecticut was a chance for members to access new buying opportunities while networking with fellow dealers to discuss common business challenges and review pro-active solutions.

Ep. 76: Nationwide's Tiny Home Helps HTSN Members in Many Ways
August 28, 2019 at 10:58 am

Hank Alexander of the HTSN group in Nationwide shares his thoughts on the importance of the Tiny Smart Home to his members. We also chat about the growth of the HTSN Summit and the new regional events, and the importance of networking with others in the homebuilding industry.

Ep. 75: Talking Retail Shop with Walts TV at Nationwide PrimeTime
August 28, 2019 at 10:52 am

We sat down with a couple of Nationwide members from Tempe, Arizona-based Walts TV to talk about the importance of their relationship with the buying group, their evolving ecommerce strategy, and the challenges they face as an independent retail shop.