business http://kuer.org en BYU Study Shows That Wearing High Heels Could Save You Money When Shopping http://kuer.org/post/byu-study-shows-wearing-high-heels-could-save-you-money-when-shopping <p>The next time you go shopping for a big ticket item you might want put on your best pair of four inch heels. At least that's what BYU professors Jeffrey Larson and Darron Billeter recommend in their <a href="http://news.byu.edu/archive13-aug-highheels.aspx" target="_blank">newly released study</a>.</p><p>Larson and Billeter find that when a shopper, whether online or in person, has to think about balance they are more likely to weigh their options and go with a product in the middle of the price range.</p> Mon, 26 Aug 2013 17:42:53 +0000 Brian Grimmett 34478 at http://kuer.org BYU Study Shows That Wearing High Heels Could Save You Money When Shopping KUER News Pod: Wednesday May 15, 2013 http://kuer.org/post/kuer-news-pod-wednesday-may-15-2013 <p>The West Valley City mayoral race heats up, Utah’s business mergers and acquisitions reach an all time high, and the Utah House considers its options on how to deal with the allegations surrounding the Attorney General.<br><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F92347215&amp;color=98091a&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p> Wed, 15 May 2013 18:50:33 +0000 Brian Grimmett 29327 at http://kuer.org KUER News Pod: Wednesday May 15, 2013 Holiday Market Opens at Gallivan Center for "Plaid Friday" http://kuer.org/post/holiday-market-opens-gallivan-center-plaid-friday <p>A market for locally made arts and hand-made goods opened Friday at Gallivan Center in Salt Lake City.&nbsp;&nbsp; The Downtown Holiday Market consists of about a dozen festive red huts decorated with lights, and a large tent which houses numerous artists and crafts people.&nbsp;&nbsp; Emily Cooper is a vendor selling framed drawings of owls.&nbsp; Cooper told KUER that at the Market, it’s not Black Friday, it’s Plaid Friday.</p> Fri, 23 Nov 2012 22:56:08 +0000 Andrea Smardon 21469 at http://kuer.org Holiday Market Opens at Gallivan Center for "Plaid Friday" Expectations High For City Creek Holiday Season http://kuer.org/post/expectations-high-city-creek-holiday-season <p>City Creek Center is hosting its first ever Black Friday.&nbsp; No one is quite sure how much money the Salt Lake City shopping center will bring in this holiday, but expectations are high.</p><p>Linda Wardell is General Manager of City Creek Center.&nbsp; When asked about expectations for the holidays, she laughed.&nbsp;</p><p>“It’s a great question,” said Wardell, “We still have a lot of first-time visitors to City Creek Center.&nbsp; That does make it unique for us, and a bit daunting for us when we start thinking about our first time holiday season.”</p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 00:30:45 +0000 Andrea Smardon 21408 at http://kuer.org Expectations High For City Creek Holiday Season