Are B&M Stores in England the Fastest Growing Retailer of Employee Discrimination?

An inside look at how B&M stores in England treat their LGBTQ workforce and how one employee is standing up to the hate merchants.

Are B&M Stores in England the Fastest Growing Retailer of Employee Discrimination?

April 24, 2015 was a cool day temperature wise in Northhampton England. The high that day – which took place around 2:00 p.m. – was 57 degrees; around the same time inside the Kettering B&M store, things were about to get downright freezing when the store manager escorted now former employee Amy Walker out of […]

The Dystopia of Gender Neutral Toy Shopping.

dys·to·pi·a: an imagined place or state in which everything is unpleasant or bad, typically a totalitarian or environmentally degraded one.

The Dystopia of Gender Neutral Toy Shopping.

In August, the big red bulls-eye decided it was time to pull back on some of its gender based signage starting in the toy section; Target had just fired the shot heard round the gender world and created a shopping dystopia the likes that will not be seen again this century. The faux outrage and […]

Merchandising Minimums: The Bane of the Retail Industry.

Merchandising Minimums: The Bane of the Retail Industry.

Minimums; If you have worked in the retail industry, you know what they are. Minimums are a minimum amount of product you are required to purchase – either in dollar amount or in SKU count – from either the wholesaler or direct distributor. Wholesalers and distributors have minimums in place for a variety of reasons. […]

Claire-Channel Media Launches New Website

Claire-Channel Media Launches New Website

On September 19, 2015, Claire-Channel Media – a news, arts and entertainment and lifestyle website – launched their website.  In the coming months, we hope to bring you a multi-media website directed towards everyone, not just the LGBTQ+ community, but reaching into the general population to provide news, politics, entertainment, and lifestyle articles. Our logo, […]