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In 1963, Andy Williams recorded the song “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year,” as an ode to the joyous Christmas holiday season. For retailers, though, the holiday shopping season can be wonderful or woeful depending on how well sales go. While solid planning...
Businesses running on Windows 7 have until January 14 to upgrade their operating systems to maintain security and payment card compliance.
Cyberattacks are the fastest growing crime in the world and they are expected to top $6 trillion annually by 2021. Are you protected from a security breach?
Retail theft, fraud and cybercrime added up to $50.6 billion last year. Point of sale and video analytics can cut your losses. Is it time to upgrade your loss prevention technology?
Amazon’s delivery services have changed shopper’s expectations. Independent stores can use local deliver to boost business and earn new customers.
Although expansion is the goal of most businesses, knowing when it’s time is hard to recognize. Here are a few questions entrepreneurs need to ask before considering a second location.
Windows 7 is at its end of life. Microsoft will no longer update or support the operating system after January 14, 2020. While it may not seem like such a life-altering event for a 10-year-old software, consider that April 2019 figures from NetMarketShare, which tracks usage of web technologies, show that 36.43% of desktops and laptops still use the platform. For those users, it’s time to consider how you’ll do business after Windows 7 passes away.
BOGOs – buy one, get ones are by far the most popular sales with American shoppers with 93% favoring them over any other kinds of discounts. Learn why they’re so effective and discover some other ways to jump-start sales during slow times.
Understanding the importance of inventory management can lead to greater customer satisfaction, more sales and greater retail success. Learn about some of the common mistakes of inventory management and how to avoid them.