31 March

Try these: 5 tips for survival in tough markets With new competition from online sellers and continued competition from other retailers, maintaining a successful brick and mortar retail store is no easy task. Luckily, there are things that you can do to get a leg up on the competition. Here's 5 tips for survival in tough markets:

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1 April

Sustaining high shopper traffic With the rising popularity of online shopping, it's more important than ever for brick and mortar stores to attract and maintain a healthy customer base. Anyone in retail will tell you that there are many challenges associated with operating a retail store on a daily basis, with one of the biggest...

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6 April

Ensuring High-Quality Return on Investment Return on investment, or ROI, is important to retailers. If you're spending money from your precious budget, you want to make sure there is an equal or increased payoff at the other end. Unfortunately, some expenditures, such as office supplies, may have no discernible return.

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7 April

Efficient Staff Planning for Retailers As a business owner, your primary goal is to increase profit. This requires a careful balance of resources, expenditures, pricing, and numerous other factors intended to ensure that you earn more than you spend. And when you own and operate a retail store, your staff plays a major role in your bottom line. Payroll can take a big chunk out of your budget if you don't manage it wisely. But your retail staff is also a crucial component of the customer...

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17 April

Key Success Factors of Retail in an Increasingly Online World When it comes to retail locations, the playing field has changed drastically over the years. Today, with online shopping and Internet-based stores popping up daily, both new and established traditional stores need to focus their efforts if they want to be successful. The best way of doing this is by understanding the key success factors of retail locations...

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