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Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce Partners with Buxton to Support Retail Development

The Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce, based in Thomasville, North Carolina, recently partnered with Fort Worth-based Buxton to support its retail economic development efforts. Buxton’s advanced customer analytics will allow the Chamber to identify the retailers that match the shopping and dining habits of consumers in the City of Thomasville.

“Providing a convenient shopping and dining experience for the Thomasville community is a priority for local leaders,” said Douglas Croft, president of the Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce. “We look forward to applying Buxton’s insights to recruit new retail, support existing businesses, and further enhance the quality of life for our residents.”

“Buxton is pleased to support the retail development efforts taking place in Thomasville,” said Ryon Stewart, director in Buxton’s public sector division. “Our best-in-class analytics will give local leaders the data needed to present a convincing case to retailers by quantifying retail potential in the trade area.”

By becoming a Buxton client, the Chamber will have access to SCOUT®, Buxton’s proprietary web-based real estate platform, giving local leaders information at their fingertips to analyze retail matches for different areas of the city.

Buxton has worked with more than 650 cities nationwide to implement retail and tourism development strategies. Clients include Fayetteville, North Carolina; North Augusta, South Carolina; and Petersburg, Virginia.

About Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce

As the premier advocacy organization for business, the Thomasville Area Chamber of Commerce is working to promote a healthy and vibrant economy while protecting and advancing the interest of our members and the community as a whole. The chamber works in conjunction with citizens, businesses, educational and governmental partners to provide a positive business environment and improve Thomasville quality of life.

The City of Thomasville, North Carolina is located in the heart of the Piedmont Triad region of the state, 20 minutes from the metro areas of High Point, Winston-Salem, and Greensboro.

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About Buxton

In a world where big data gets a lot of attention, Buxton focuses on providing BIG answers to its clients. Since 1994, Buxton has helped more than 3,000 clients in retail, healthcare, consumer packaged goods and the public sector. We provide answers to business questions around real estate, marketing, and merchandising strategies. Our clients include Red Wing Shoes, Sally Beauty Supply, GNC, and Anthropologie.

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