Archive for the 'Retail' Category

Accepting Credit Cards is a Must

By Mary Howell Accepting credit card payments is an important part of setting up your business for success. This is a big step toward increasing your sales. Nothing can compare to the acceptance of all major credit card purchases, because this alone can quickly increase your customers, and give you bigger and bigger profits. So […]

Organize Your Office Furniture and Filing Cabinets

By Lucy Carruthers Today, many businesses realize the importance of having an office that is organized. An organized office will increase the productivity of employees. Office Furniture Filing Cabinets will keep you documentation easily accessible and right at your fingertips. They are one of the best investments that you could make for your business or […]

Will 3D Jewelry Designers Be Obsolete Soon?

By Joe Hiller The marketing blitz is on and jewelry stores are being inundated with the idea that custom jewelry is in and stock jewelry is out. The scheme being spread is that store stock is not necessary anymore and a customer can be served by virtual inventory that can be created on desktop or […]

How to Choose Scrapbook Display Racks For Your Store

By Terry Keenan If you own or manage a store that sells art supplies, or you’re getting ready to open a store that will sell such supplies, chances are you might want to include scrapbook supplies in your inventory. Scrapbooking is an extremely popular hobby among people of all ages, and it only makes sense […]

Business Planning For the Halloween Season

By Huzefa Johar For most people Halloween is an occasion for indulgence. Each year there is a marked increase in supermarket sales prior to Halloween, as growing number of people are now willing to spend on Halloween costumes. According to a consumer survey commissioned by National Retail Federation in US, it was found that in […]

Innovative Retail Formats in India

By Mark Stepen Innovation and creativity is the order of the day. Business houses, especially in the retail industry, have to be on their toes, keeping their eyes and ears open for any slight development in the market, to be in the reckoning. As competition hots up in different domains and verticals of the organized […]

The Changing Face of the Indian Retail Consumer

By Mark Stepen The face of the Indian retail consumer has undergone total transformation. They have come a long way from those days of yore, before the liberalization of the Indian economy, when saving was the mantra, and anything that diverts away from it was frowned upon, and looked at with dismay. Globalization and the […]

Reversing Recession Through Stainless Steel Jewelry Retailing

By Fritz Ilagan Contrary to popular belief, multi-billion dollar companies are not the only life-source of an economy. The actual life support of it are the small and medium scale retailing businesses that we, as ordinary consumers, have contact with in a daily basis. And due to this fact, an economic structure is deeply affected […]

Selling Wholesale Or Retail Clothing How to Choose Between Retail Or Wholesale For Your Business

By Maggie J. Martins One of the most important roles in the whole clothing business cycle is that of the wholesale supplier. Wholesale suppliers are the ones who get the clothes from the manufacturers to the market place. In terms of selling clothing, you can either look into becoming a wholesale supplier yourself, or buying […]

How to Start a Clothing Business

By John D. Harris One of the most important aspects to start considering while you’re doing your research into opening a clothing store is what your demographic is. For example, if you’re in a college town and intend to open a small to medium sized clothing business, you would mainly cater to a younger audience. […]