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Blacks Consulting Partners with Patrick James Promotions to Offer Retailers Turnaround Consulting, Promotional Sales

Funded sales offer retailers needed cash infusions. Proven strategies to stabilize at-risk businesses.

San Francisco, CA, June 19, 2009 --( Blacks Consulting, an expert in merchandise planning and retail consulting, has partnered with leading promotional sales organization, Patrick James Promotions (PJP), to help at-risk apparel retailers stabilize their businesses.

Through the alliance, the companies will offer retailers affected by the economic slowdown expert strategies and services to get them back on their feet, including financial and merchandise planning, and promotional sales to liquidate excess inventory and create cash flow.

Blacks Consulting, the consulting division of Blacks Retail Analysis, will provide retailers with a comprehensive assessment of their businesses to identify growth opportunities and build strategies for moving forward.

“Our team of experts is absolutely dedicated to helping retailers through these challenging economic times,” says Blacks Senior Consultant and Founder Steve Pruitt. “That’s why we are excited to be partnering with PJP. They are not only known for their high rate of success in putting on promotional sales, but also for their experience and integrity.”

With its proven track record in organizing and executing sales, Patrick James Promotions offers apparel retailers the ability to generate needed revenue and clear inventory. All sales are funded upfront by PJP, so that financially strapped merchants have the opportunity to increase cash flow without increasing expenses.

“The positive factors are all there to consult struggling retailers with this partnership,” says Patrick James Inc. Founder and President Patrick J. Mon Pere Sr. “There is excellent expertise in planning future strategies for stores, as well as financial and inventory planning with promotional sales that create instant cash flow.”

To learn more about the alliance, and Blacks new turnaround services, visit

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