Meridian, Mississippi

Ask Margeret Remy how her photofinishing business has stayed alive in a small town where three other camera retailers have already shut down and she’ll tell you plain: “Because I’m hard-headed!” It may be due in part to her stubbornness, but the 68-year-old owner of Quick Prints in Meridian, Mississippi, has also remained in business for the last 23 years because she is a highly-adaptable retailer, changing her location, marketing strategy, and product lines as her customers’ needs and tastes have changed. “We quit carrying cameras at all for years,” says Remy, “only special ordered them because we hated tying up our money

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