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Tariffs & 2019 Pricing

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The past year has brought forth tariffs on many product lines that we carry or have manufactured for us at LLC. The 10% tariffs were absorbed by us and/or manufacturers during 2018 as the situation evolved. As of January 1st, 2019, most manufacturers are no longer absorbing the cost and are passing that along to retailers in the form of higher wholesale prices. We're currently waiting to see how trade policy plays out over the next 45 days as many more products would be subject to escalating tariffs that would bring the 10% tariff to 25%. The issue of tariffs is...

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