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Source: The secret to the future success of your favorite ski shop? You just might be standing in it.

geek. And a ski-industry lifer. Among other jobs, he was with Nordica for more than 20 years, and for the past dozen or so years has been the head of hardgoods at the sprawling Danzeisen & Quigley sports shop in Cherry Hill, N.J., near Philadelphia. “The only thing I haven’t done

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