Catalog promotions will help fill the sell-through video gaps this fall, according to many retailers. With holiday solicitations under way, supermarket video specialists are planning seasonal promotions and gift displays.
In some areas catalog is an especially important part of the mix. "Alaska has always been a strong market for catalog," said Gary Schloss, vice president for general merchandise at Carr Safeway, Anchorage. "In winter there isn't much to do except watch movies. The da