Category Archives: Small Business

#BLUEMOVEMENT

Imagine you’re going for a swim in Lake Michigan. You wade out until you can barely keep your chin above the waves, take a deep breath, and dive underwater. Everything is cool, calm, quiet, and peaceful until… THUNK! You flail … Continue reading

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Scholarly Sharks

Whether you’re headed back to school or simply gearing up for the season when the temperature drops with the leaves and all the food is pumpkin-flavored, we have the cozy fall gear you’re looking for!  Each of our classroom-bound employees has … Continue reading

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Where in the World is Landshark’s?

We are outfitters for active people. It says so on the sign outside our front door.  This means we know that you – our customers – like to get down and dirty. You go on adventures. You climb mountains. You wander … Continue reading

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Sharks Shop Local

As you may have noticed, Landsharks is BIG on the buy local movement. We love to stand on our soapbox, using facebook and twitter to urge you to keep your cash in the community. Thanks to local first, there are … Continue reading

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The Father’s Day Five

Frankly, we’ve all given a few too many ties, Sports Illustrated subscriptions, and bottles of Old Spice cologne to the men in our lives. Our dads, granddads, husbands, and sugar daddies are worth more than the average George Forman grill … Continue reading

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Hammocks: Rockin’ America Since the 1501

In 1999, brothers Peter and Paul Pinholster gave up their day jobs and decided to make a living off the concept of “just hangin’ out.” They piled into a van and left Florida for the east coast, stopping at music … Continue reading

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Landsharks is NOT your friend!

It’s over. We are no longer friends. It’s not that we don’t love you anymore, it’s just better this way. Okay, enough creepiness. Here’s the deal – Facebook considers it a violation of terms to treat a business as an … Continue reading

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To a Proper New Year

 What does it mean to be proper? “We can’t force a definition on anyone. That would be improper,” says JD Brink, who launched The Proper Possible Movement just over a year ago. The nonprofit operates on a single rule: “leave it better … Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Landshark’s for the Holidays!

Hey, Shark Shoppers. This is Lindsay, home for the holidays and here to bring you tidings of great joy from Landshark’s! I like to believe I’m not the only one out there doing the Santa Scramble this year. Christmas is … Continue reading

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The Honey Badger Award

There are certain things about my job at Landshark’s that make me want to drop out of school, move into one of the lofts upstairs, and work at the store forever. The Honey Badger Award is one of those things. I’ll … Continue reading

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