Tower Hobbies offers monthly payment plan
Online and mail-order retailer Tower Hobbies is touting an "Easy Pay Plan" that allows customers to split the cost of eligible products into monthly installments with no interest or additional charges...
Mobile payments grow more popular
Research by FindABetterBank, a website owned by Boston-based research firm Novarica, indicates that 27 percent of smartphone owners have used their device to complete a transaction at a retail store &...
FAA proposes rules for commercial drone use
The Federal Aviation Administration on Feb. 15 proposed rules on the commercial use of small drones (55 pounds or less). Regulations would require operators to be certified, 17 or older, keep the craf...
Trio charged in attempted hobby-shop robbery
Police have arrested a trio of suspects on charges of attempted robbery, attempted aggravated battery, and criminal confinement in two incidents at AA Hobby Shop in Evansville, Ind.
The police ...
Hornby on the rise and on the move
Sales this year are tracking along nicely for British model railway manufacturer Hornby, which announced year-to-date sales rising 6 percent following a merry Christmas season during which sales were ...
Broberg was a founder of RCHTA
Dewey "Orv" Broberg, founder Du-Bro Products, Inc., passed away on Jan. 12 after a short illness. He was 80.
The company announcement said, "Dewey may be most remembered for being one of the fo...