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Noted and passed - July 15, 2013
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• With all the hoopla over online retailing, it’s surprising to see figures indicating that of all 2013 first-quarter sales, only 5.5 percent of them involved e-commerce; further, many companies which started selling products on-line are now starting to build brick-and-mortar stores. The predictions of the death of traditional retailing have obviously been overblown. • It almost seems that the best route to getting elected to public office is to first involve yourself in a scandal, then plead for forgiveness. South Carolina’s Low Country residents recently elected former Gov.