Back To School Store Tips – An Infographic

For many consumers, the summer season means rest and relaxation. But a retailer’s work is just starting. This is the time to begin thinking and preparing for back-to-school shoppers. Recent trends indicate that retailers should expect a busier (and hopefully, more profitable) back-to-school shopping season than the prior year. Back-to-school shopping starts earlier and earlier every year, it seems. In fact, surveys indicate that shoppers will begin their back-to-school research in July. Additionally, read more

5 signs that your store needs a total makeover

Even the most time-honored companies have had to give themselves makeovers to stay relevant in ever-changing consumer markets.  read more

Tips for retailers opening a new store

Whether you're jumping into the retail world for the first time or preparing to unveil the latest location of your franchise, opening up a new store is a challenge.  read more

Pull out all the stops for the Valentine’s Day home stretch

We're only days away from Valentine's Day.This is the time when many shops will be flooded with men and women searching for the perfect gift for their sweetheart, so merchants and store employees need to be on their game to maximize sales. read more

Team up with other retailers for bridal, prom season

Over the next few weeks, many retailers will be focusing on glitzy prom events. read more

How to best display prom dresses and accessories

With prom only a few months away, it's time for retailers to begin planning out how they will display their dazzling dresses and accessories. read more