Home Must Reads Eugene jeweler closing stores

Eugene jeweler closing stores

| Print |  Email
Must Reads
Friday, October 05, 2012

Eugene-based Harry Ritchie's Jewelers is closing 10 stores in three western states.

Seventeen stores will remain open, including the one at Valley River Center in Eugene, said Erik Parrish, director of finance for the family-owned company.

“The retail landscape has been changing over the last several years,” Parrish said. “Customers’ shopping (habits) have changed, people are doing more online shopping, more boutique stores. We got to a point where we needed to reorganize in a smart and strategic way to get through the economic downturn and be a really strong company.”

Read more at The Register-Guard.

{biztweet}harry ritchie{/biztweet}

 

More Articles

The Diaspora

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014
BY LEE VAN DER VOO

Former newspaper reporters move into brand journalism.


Read more...

Downtime

September 2014
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
BY JESSICA RIDGWAY

How State Representative Julie Parrish (House District 37) balances life between work and play.


Read more...

Podcast: Interview with Pete Friedes

Contributed Blogs
Wednesday, August 27, 2014

082714-thumb friedesbookTom Cox interviews Pete Friedes, author of "The 2R Manager," about becoming a Best Boss.


Read more...

Fast Food Slows Down

September 2014
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
BY KIM MOORE

The ubiquitous fast-food restaurant may be on the decline.


Read more...

Fork & Bottle

October 2014
Thursday, September 25, 2014

National media can’t get enough of Oregon’s pinot noir, artisan-food purveyors and lively, independent film scene.


Read more...

100 Best Nonprofits announced

News
Thursday, October 02, 2014

100NP14logo4WebOregon Business magazine has named the sixth annual 100 Best Nonprofits to Work for in Oregon.


Read more...

OB Poll: Wineries and groceries

News
Friday, October 24, 2014

24-winethumbA majority of respondents agreed: Local vineyards should remain Oregon-owned and quality is the most important factor when determining where to eat or buy groceries.


Read more...
Oregon Business magazinetitle-sponsored-links-02
SPONSORED LINKS