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Glad to be back…

Another week is starting here at The GPS Store and our sales staff is in full swing helping their customers.  They had a meeting this morning on what they felt they did well, and did not do as well as the could.   They are constantly looking for training to increase their knowledge of the […]


Happy day

Well I was looking for something of note to write about today and it fell into my lap when I walked in to the Store this morning.  Today is one of our owner’s birthday, so a huge Happy Birthday to Drew today from our people here at the store.  If you don’t know the story […]


Mid Week Check In

Hello to everyone reading this post.  I just checked our Specials and Close Out page from our website and we have a number of products listed that I never have seen on sale before, you owe it to yourself to check out out Specials.  I have been following the Garmin Blog and the majority of […]


Off and running

Trying to recover from 4 days of walking the pavement in near 100′ temperatures at Mustang Week, which isn’t easy for an old man.  At a guess I would say there were 8,000 Mustang enthusiasts in or around BassPro Shop on Saturday.  I got there at 7:30 A.M. for a show that didn’t start until […]


Surprise its Tuesday

Hi Everyone, it is Tuesday and I am here today which is very different.  Drew and the store crew let me adjust things so I could spend some time at Mustang Week.  Great weather here this morning after some tough stuff last night, hail and 60 mph winds as well as spectacular lightning, but cleared […]


Hi Everyone

Glad to see Garmin had the winner in the Big Rock Fishing Tournament a 680 lb. Blue Marlin that the captain attributes the catch to being able to see a warm push of water from the SiriusXM Weather Module on the screen of his GPSMAP 8208.  When he saw the warm push on the screen […]


Great day in the South

Hi Everyone, I hope everyone is looking at having a great weekend, I know that I am getting would up because next week starts Mustang Week here in Myrtle Beach, and guess what I drive, yup a 2014 Roush Stage 3 Mustang.  At Mustang Week there will be a thousand of Go Pro cameras documenting […]


Tour de France

Cannondale/Garmin Argyle Team, The Tour de France is now well under way and some of the Cannondale/Garmin team have found their way up the leader board although they haven’t won a stage yet.   I hope they have their legs because the Tour is usually won and lost in the mountains that doesn’t start until […]


Great Weekend

All I can say is WOW, A beautiful weather weekend and just absolutely great happenings in the world of sport.  Makes me even prouder to be an American in the country I love.  Congratulations to Women’s World Cup Winners the United States of America, just a great performance by a great bunch of ladies, thanks […]


Long Weekend

Happy Fourth of July, The long weekend is here and those of you travelling today for the 4th of July holiday have safe travels.  I hope the weather is great where ever you are this long weekend.  Please celebrate wisely and for the right reason, which is the beginning of our country.  Garmin is on […]