You'll notice right away that this week's issue of SN looks a little different than the usual. That's because it's the fourth annual iteration of the Power 50 list.
The list seeks to identify the 50 people who are responsible for helping mold the industry into its current shape. Those on the list include retailers, wholesalers, manufacturers, investors, opinion leaders and even industry critics. To be on the list is all to the good, but at the same time it should be recognized that th