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Retail category supplies articles on the sale of goods to consumers, commonly in little quantities which is different than wholesale. The basics of retail management, hints, technique and tools and knowledge are helpful for people in this line of work.

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How Accurate Stocktaking Positively Affects Business

How Accurate Stocktaking Positively Affects Business

Where would we be without stocktaking? Keeping a correct and up to date inventory of your goods when you are in business is something which the importance of cannot ...

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Lance Winslow

Outsourcing of College Book Stores - A Retail Topic Considered

Colleges are under the gun to cut tuition costs, and rein in their budgets. This is happening nationwide, and out here in California the University system has...

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Many businesses could be trying to cut costs at the moment, but without harming the quality of the service they deliver to their clients. After all, they will lose business if they deliver a

By: Alan Trotter l Business > Retail l Aug 03, 2012
Lance Winslow

This is an article about the hardships of retail with loitering teens in the evenings. It's a serious issue.

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Jun 01, 2012
Marci Bikshorn

Developing an excellent customer service culture within a business is what creates loyalty in the long run. Cultivating an environment where simply meeting expectations isn't enough, but going above

By: Marci Bikshorn l Business > Retail l May 31, 2012
Karla G Ilarde

If you're in the manufacturing business, you understand that having an outstanding brand is critical to your success. There are many articles and varying perceptions out there about what makes a

By: Karla G Ilarde l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012

It is a very good adsorbent, which means that it adsorbs moisture from its immediate surroundings. That's precisely why you will see this particular material being used in places where moisture needs

By: Paige Donahoe l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012
Amy Silvers

Summertime is normally a fun time of year; kids are out of school, everyone is going on vacation, and you can't forget about swimming lessons and ball games. Some businesses, however, may tend to

By: Amy Silvers l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012

Retail business point of sale software is used in retail stores to perform a wide variety of operations. This technology ensures that things run smoothly in any business.

By: Reece Matthew l Business > Retail l May 29, 2012

Poly bags play a very important role in protecting different items from moisture and minor scratches. This very attribute makes them just perfect for storing goods while they are being transported or

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 28, 2012

Polypropylene bags are designed to store food and other items. They last long and deliver exceptional performance when it comes to storing.

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 25, 2012

Right from homes to large scale warehouses to retail stores, plastic bags have become indispensible in our life today. Whether you are travelling or going grocery shopping, you cannot eliminate these

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 23, 2012

Display Stands are an excellent display method that can help your products to stand out from your competitors. When creating a window or interior display it is important to plan exactly what you need

By: Michael K John l Business > Retail l May 23, 2012
Adil Akkus

Visual Merchandising is the art and science of maximising the retail sales by using a number of different and well-proven techniques. Window dressing happens to be one of the key visual merchandising

By: Adil Akkus l Business > Retail l Apr 22, 2012

Where would we be without stocktaking? Keeping a correct and up to date inventory of your goods when you are in business is something which the importance of cannot be taken lightly. Stocktaking is

By: Christopher Owen Smith l Business > Retail l Apr 22, 2012
Adam Beattie

Everyone knows that keeping the clothes on display in a retail store looking good is crucial to sales. If an item of clothing is allowed to get grubby or creased or otherwise out of pristine

By: Adam Beattie l Business > Retail l Apr 19, 2012

The challenge coins are, nowadays, considered as the perfect tool that people can take with them and enclosure at a moment's notice. Challenge coins have been the most popular item for many years for

By: Mariana Carlos l Business > Retail l Apr 19, 2012
Adam Beattie

The right shop fittings can make a huge difference to the way a retail space looks and feels, but in order to keep that first-day crispness, shop floor managers and staff have to make sure that every

By: Adam Beattie l Business > Retail l Apr 18, 2012
Marci Bikshorn

As more and more consumers are beginning to use mobile devices and tablets, we are seeing a shift from personal to a more digital environment. When it comes to improving customer service for your

By: Marci Bikshorn l Business > Retail l Apr 16, 2012

You need to look for signs of potential profit, such as big appliances, electronics, tools, quick saleable items, and stuff that you can easily sell online (i.e. books). BEWARE It can be a mistake to

By: Esther Brown l Business > Retail l Apr 10, 2012
Blake Gillum

As a retailer, you have probably already come in contact with many POS dealers offering you systems. So who and what do you choose? There are four important things to keep in mind when selecting the

By: Blake Gillum l Business > Retail l Apr 05, 2012
Karla G Ilarde

In my previous articles, I talked about the importance of planning and understanding costs involved in manufacturing even prior to committing to production. Now it's time to talk about how to price a

By: Karla G Ilarde l Business > Retail l Apr 04, 2012
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Where would we be without stocktaking? Keeping a correct and up to date inventory of your goods when you are in business is something which the importance of cannot be taken lightly. Stocktaking is

By: Christopher Owen Smith l Business > Retail l Apr 22, 2012 lViews: 105 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

This is an article about the hardships of retail with loitering teens in the evenings. It's a serious issue.

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 90 lComments: 0

It is a very good adsorbent, which means that it adsorbs moisture from its immediate surroundings. That's precisely why you will see this particular material being used in places where moisture needs

By: Paige Donahoe l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012 lViews: 89 lComments: 0

The challenge coins are, nowadays, considered as the perfect tool that people can take with them and enclosure at a moment's notice. Challenge coins have been the most popular item for many years for

By: Mariana Carlos l Business > Retail l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 78 lComments: 0

Poly bags play a very important role in protecting different items from moisture and minor scratches. This very attribute makes them just perfect for storing goods while they are being transported or

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 28, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Adam Beattie

The right shop fittings can make a huge difference to the way a retail space looks and feels, but in order to keep that first-day crispness, shop floor managers and staff have to make sure that every

By: Adam Beattie l Business > Retail l Apr 18, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0
Shriram S

Brands are not static, they are dynamic; they have product life cycle development cycle which involves introduction and development and they constantly adapt to meet customer needs and expectations.

By: Shriram S l Business > Retail l Apr 03, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0

Display Stands are an excellent display method that can help your products to stand out from your competitors. When creating a window or interior display it is important to plan exactly what you need

By: Michael K John l Business > Retail l May 23, 2012 lViews: 65 lComments: 0

Polypropylene bags are designed to store food and other items. They last long and deliver exceptional performance when it comes to storing.

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 25, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Amy Silvers

Summertime is normally a fun time of year; kids are out of school, everyone is going on vacation, and you can't forget about swimming lessons and ball games. Some businesses, however, may tend to

By: Amy Silvers l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

Colleges are under the gun to cut tuition costs, and rein in their budgets. This is happening nationwide, and out here in California the University system has already stated that it will raise the

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Graham A Fogarty

Changing shopping habits have forced many high street retailers to reevaluate their business. With on-line shopping growing in demand, retailers need to apply business intelligence tools to better

By: Graham A Fogarty l Business > Retail l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Marci Bikshorn

Developing an excellent customer service culture within a business is what creates loyalty in the long run. Cultivating an environment where simply meeting expectations isn't enough, but going above

By: Marci Bikshorn l Business > Retail l May 31, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Karla G Ilarde

If you're in the manufacturing business, you understand that having an outstanding brand is critical to your success. There are many articles and varying perceptions out there about what makes a

By: Karla G Ilarde l Business > Retail l May 30, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Adam Beattie

Everyone knows that keeping the clothes on display in a retail store looking good is crucial to sales. If an item of clothing is allowed to get grubby or creased or otherwise out of pristine

By: Adam Beattie l Business > Retail l Apr 19, 2012 lViews: 60 lComments: 0

Retail business point of sale software is used in retail stores to perform a wide variety of operations. This technology ensures that things run smoothly in any business.

By: Reece Matthew l Business > Retail l May 29, 2012 lViews: 59 lComments: 0
Marci Bikshorn

As more and more consumers are beginning to use mobile devices and tablets, we are seeing a shift from personal to a more digital environment. When it comes to improving customer service for your

By: Marci Bikshorn l Business > Retail l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Blake Gillum

By now you have probably heard about the rising trend in mobile technology in the retail environment. An increased interest in mobile technology has spurred retailers to begin moving beyond simple

By: Blake Gillum l Business > Retail l Mar 30, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
Gareth L Shackleton

If your high-street retailing outlet is losing business to internet retailers it's easier to blame your disloyal customers than to do anything about it. The reality is that some customers will use

By: Gareth L Shackleton l Business > Retail l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
Adil Akkus

Visual Merchandising is the art and science of maximising the retail sales by using a number of different and well-proven techniques. Window dressing happens to be one of the key visual merchandising

By: Adil Akkus l Business > Retail l Apr 22, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0
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Lance Winslow

Colleges are under the gun to cut tuition costs, and rein in their budgets. This is happening nationwide, and out here in California the University system has already stated that it will raise the

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Feb 28, 2012 lViews: 63 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

Electronic kiosks and self-serve retail apparatuses have been all the rage for the last five years. The industry has grown by leaps and bounds, even faster than the GDP of China, or the increase in

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 45 lComments: 0
Lance Winslow

This is an article about the hardships of retail with loitering teens in the evenings. It's a serious issue.

By: Lance Winslow l Business > Retail l Jun 01, 2012 lViews: 90 lComments: 0

Poly bags play a very important role in protecting different items from moisture and minor scratches. This very attribute makes them just perfect for storing goods while they are being transported or

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 28, 2012 lViews: 70 lComments: 0

Polypropylene bags are designed to store food and other items. They last long and deliver exceptional performance when it comes to storing.

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 25, 2012 lViews: 64 lComments: 0

Right from homes to large scale warehouses to retail stores, plastic bags have become indispensible in our life today. Whether you are travelling or going grocery shopping, you cannot eliminate these

By: Jim R. Johnson l Business > Retail l May 23, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Jade Jennison

If you are passionate about fashion designing and willing to become a professional designer - children's wear is a sector you might want to explore. These days, both parents as well as their children

By: Jade Jennison l Business > Retail l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Jade Jennison

Designer childrenswear is one sector that may look quite promising to you to generate revenue. Internet gives relentless opportunities to do free advertising and marketing and the cyber world would

By: Jade Jennison l Business > Retail l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Jade Jennison

If you are a designer, childrenswear can naturally become your area of expertise if you are passionate about designing clothing for children. It is important to keep in mind as a designer,

By: Jade Jennison l Business > Retail l Feb 22, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0

POS software is in more places than one would care to mention. From bars to banks to bookstores; from restaurants to registrars to retailers, each need their own style, composition and specific

By: Bryan A Smith l Business > Retail l Feb 27, 2012 lViews: 56 lComments: 0
Graham A Fogarty

Changing shopping habits have forced many high street retailers to reevaluate their business. With on-line shopping growing in demand, retailers need to apply business intelligence tools to better

By: Graham A Fogarty l Business > Retail l Feb 25, 2012 lViews: 62 lComments: 0
Joseph Cruise

This article seeks to explore the practical uses of using a storage container for your small business enterprise. From recovering from a fire to simply getting reorganized, a moveable unit can help

By: Joseph Cruise l Business > Retail l Feb 18, 2012 lViews: 44 lComments: 0

With many point of sale terminals out there the decision which one to choose isn't easy. There are different styles, features and peripherals that make every POS terminal a unique one. Some terminals

By: Jack A Andrews l Business > Retail l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 42 lComments: 0
Gareth L Shackleton

If your high-street retailing outlet is losing business to internet retailers it's easier to blame your disloyal customers than to do anything about it. The reality is that some customers will use

By: Gareth L Shackleton l Business > Retail l Feb 17, 2012 lViews: 57 lComments: 0

Electricity retail software has seen a dramatic rise in its level of sophistication over the past decade. This constant evolution has been largely customer-driven; smarter consumers want to know

By: Graham N Paul l Business > Retail l Feb 20, 2012 lViews: 55 lComments: 0

Every morning, millions of Britons across the UK switch on their kettles to make a cup of tea. They expect that as soon as that switch is flicked on, the electricity will flow, water will boil and

By: Graham N Paul l Business > Retail l Feb 21, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Jeff Molenda

Part of the fun of shopping is the ambience and atmosphere of the place. In this respect a resort mall can be a great place for shopping and fun. An average shopping mall just offers a glittering

By: Jeff Molenda l Business > Retail l Mar 30, 2012 lViews: 53 lComments: 0
Shriram S

Brands are not static, they are dynamic; they have product life cycle development cycle which involves introduction and development and they constantly adapt to meet customer needs and expectations.

By: Shriram S l Business > Retail l Apr 03, 2012 lViews: 66 lComments: 0

You need to look for signs of potential profit, such as big appliances, electronics, tools, quick saleable items, and stuff that you can easily sell online (i.e. books). BEWARE It can be a mistake to

By: Esther Brown l Business > Retail l Apr 10, 2012 lViews: 43 lComments: 0
Marci Bikshorn

As more and more consumers are beginning to use mobile devices and tablets, we are seeing a shift from personal to a more digital environment. When it comes to improving customer service for your

By: Marci Bikshorn l Business > Retail l Apr 16, 2012 lViews: 58 lComments: 0
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