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November 12, 2020 - 12:57pm - Posted by f5admin - business, marketing - 0 Comments

By Jim Ragosta, Digital Media Specialist

2020 has been a whirlwind for retailers globally. COVID-19 has had a dramatic effect on purchase intent and how/where consumers want to buy goods or services. This whirlwind will definitely impact the upcoming holiday shopping season. From government regulations imposed on brick and mortar retailers to individuals following CDC guidelines to keep themselves and their families safe, expect a very different holiday experience this year. Oh and note to self, start your shopping early.

October 26, 2020 - 10:00am - Posted by Jim - business - 0 Comments


I know. I know. We’re all tired of hearing about the corona virus nowadays and how it’s affected all of us mentally, physically, emotionally. I’d like to take a different perspective, focusing in on E-commerce and how it’s seems to be flourishing.


September 29, 2020 - 8:45am - Posted by Nicole - Force 5 - 0 Comments

September 28, 2020 - 11:30am - Posted by Jim - - 0 Comments

Listen up…Do we have a day for you.

Friday October 2nd, Force 5 is hosting two events.


If you’re hungry, come on over for one of our "Food Truck Fridays." We’ll have several local food trucks, including Mexican, Italian, Venezuelan and good ol’ American! 

September 22, 2020 - 10:00am - Posted by Jim - - 0 Comments

By Bob Earley

August 31, 2020 - 10:00am - Posted by Jim - how-to - 0 Comments


“We must love them both, those whose opinions we share and those whose opinions we reject. For both have labored in the search for the truth and both have helped in the finding of it.” Thomas Aquinas

August 24, 2020 - 5:11pm - Posted by f5admin - business, Force 5, how-to, marketing - 0 Comments

July 29, 2020 - 11:07am - Posted by Jim - - 0 Comments


By Bob Earley

Joe Kernan, former mayor of South Bend Indiana and former governor of Indiana, passed away earlier this week at the age of 74 after battling a long illness. The city, the state, the country, has a void in it.

July 21, 2020 - 9:35am - Posted by f5admin - marketing - 0 Comments

June 2, 2020 - 12:35pm - Posted by Jim - - 0 Comments

By Bob Earley

For years, I’ve heard that “traditional” media is dying.  Newspapers are gone; tv is being replaced with streaming services. And radio, well… it’s dead, being replaced with services like pandora. So, the power of radio, is it dead? Think again.