A year-end checklist consolidates valuable information, tells you how your business is performing, and helps you prepare for the year ahead.
Tag: Hardware Store (Industry)
Only about two-thirds of stores had a website in 2020, when the pandemic closed many of them. Isn’t it time for a business website?
Self-service is the new normal for many consumers. Retail kiosks can satisfy that need and improve any store’s shopping experience.
Consumer shopping behaviors developed during the pandemic are likely to continue in 2022. They are expected to drive modest retail growth.
Merchants who modernize their stores with point-of-sale (POS) systems do so for a variety of reasons. Here are some of their stories.
For decades, technology has been streamlining retail processes. Today’s labor shortage highlights their importance.
As the world tries to regain some normalcy from the pandemic, how and where people shop has changed making customer outreach very important.
People are focused like never before on buying local. So a little local marketing will help your business go a long way right now.
The home improvement industry has seen incredible growth. Stores with the right tools and a solid strategic plan can expect that to continue.
If 2020 taught the retail industry anything, it was how important it is to be able to sell both online and in a brick-and-mortar store.
Business as usual is history. Retail trends that emerged during the pandemic will continue in 2021. Stores need to adapt to the new future of retail.
Surprisingly, many small businesses don’t develop a working budget. There are plenty of reasons putting together a small business budget is a good idea. Here are four.