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Washington City, UT Partners with Buxton to Strengthen Retail Development Efforts

FORT WORTH, TEXAS, (May 11, 2016) — Washington City, UT recently partnered with Fort Worth-based Buxton to support the City’s retail recruitment efforts. Buxton’s advanced consumer analytics will allow the City to identify the retailers that match the shopping and dining habits of consumers in Washington City, UT’s trade area. Based on Buxton’s analysis, City leaders will pinpoint retailers they wish to bring to the area. 

By becoming a Buxton client, Washington City, UT 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.

“Washington has a lot to offer both residents and businesses,” commented Roger Carter, city manager of Washington City. “We’re confident that Buxton will help us recruit the best retailers and restaurants for our community.”

“We are excited to partner with Washington,” said Robb Miller, director of sales in Buxton’s public sector division. “Buxton has the insights to take Washington’s retail development to the next level.”  

Buxton has worked with more than 700 communities nationwide to implement retail development strategies. Other client cities include Superior, CO; North Richland Hills, TX; Kingsport, TN; and many more.  

About Washington City, UT

Since its founding in 1857, Washington City, UT has been dedicated to enhancing the quality of life for citizens, which can be seen through the quality parks, schools, and services the City offers. Residents enjoy living in Washington City, UT due to the mild climate, scenic landscape, and friendly atmosphere. Washington City, UT is located in southern Utah and has seen abundant growth in the past few years.

For more information, visit www.washingtoncity.org

About Buxton

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 3,500 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

Media Contacts

Katie Russell
(817) 332-3681

Roger Carter
Washington City, UT
(435) 656-6307 

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