He describes the corporate business as "very cutthroat, very push-push".
Wisconsin jeweler intended his story to be inspirational, but has to admit that it was so hard he almost gave up at one point.
Retailer says of his new location: "This was my destiny, to be here and nothing was going to stop me.”
When designing your store, give the loo some love.
He's been ordered to spend two-and-half years behind bars.
He shows to up to do benchwork, see old friends and dispense goodwill.
Grand Seiko master travels from Japan for demonstration at Schwanke-Kasten Jewelers.
His final day was Nov. 7.
This Wisconsin store has a popular line of pendants shaped like area lakes.
Store owner was inspired by mentoring program for underprivileged teen girls.
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Six retailers who mesmerize passersby with window displays.
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Visibility works both ways for the Yekos, who broke out of the mall after 30 years.
It had been open for 131 years
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Designing Jewelers, La Crosse, WI OWNER: Alan and Brenda Louis; URL:designingjewelers.com ; FOUNDED: 1995; RENOVATED FEATURED LOCATION: 2008; EMPLOYEES: 5 ; AREA: 1,450 square feet; ONLINE...
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