Kingman, AZ Focuses on Developing Retail and Restaurant Sector Through New Partnership with Buxton
FORT WORTH, TEXAS, (November 10, 2016) — The City of Kingman, AZ recently partnered with Fort Worth-based Buxton to support the community’s retail and restaurant attraction efforts. Buxton’s advanced consumer analytics will allow the City to identify the businesses that match the shopping and dining habits of residents and visitors in Kingman’s trade area.
By becoming a Buxton client, Kingman will have access to SCOUT, Buxton’s proprietary web-based real estate platform, giving local leaders information at their fingertips to analyze retail and restaurant matches and access reports on different areas of the city.
“We look forward to recruiting new retailers and restaurants that will best suit our community,” commented Richard Anderson, mayor of the City of Kingman. “Buxton’s insights into the preferences of local consumers and visitors will allow us to shape development to fit community needs.”
“Buxton is pleased to support Kingman’s targeted retail recruitment efforts,” said Cody Gunstenson, director of sales in Buxton’s city government division. “Focusing recruitment efforts on the right businesses will improve the efficiency and effectiveness of Kingman’s economic development process.”
Buxton has worked with more than 750 communities nationwide to implement retail development strategies. Other client cities in the region include Flagstaff, Arizona; Somerton, Arizona; Washington City, Utah; and many others.
About Kingman, Arizona
Kingman is located in northwestern Arizona at the intersection of Interstate 40 and U.S. 93 and has a population of more than 28,000 residents. The city is a regional trade, service and distribution center for northwestern Arizona. Its proximity to Los Angeles, Las Vegas, Phoenix, Laughlin and the Grand Canyon West has made manufacturing, distribution/logistics, and arts and entertainment leading industries. Kingman’s location on Historic Route 66 attracts many visitors each year.
For additional information about Kingman, AZ, visit www.arizonacrossroads.com.
Buxton is the industry leader in customer analytics. Our analytics reveal who your customers are, where more potential customers are located and the value of each customer. More than 3,000 clients in the retail, restaurant, healthcare, private equity, and public sectors have relied on our insights to guide their growth strategies. Clients include Jamba Juice, Aaron’s and Anthropologie.
For more information, visit www.buxtonco.com.
John A. Dougherty
City of Kingman