Category: Retailing Tips

Selling Shoes For Feet That Hurt

Shoe retailers are familiar with the shopper who wants shoes for hurting feet. The challenge is found in carrying the right shoes and fitting the customer correctly. An additional challenge is found in having...

Small Specialty Retailers Have Big Potential

Some specialty retailers are huge chains with hundreds of employees and massive amounts of inventory. But other specialty retailers are small businesses with one location, a small staff, and a tightly focused inventory. ChainDrive...

Predicting Plants In Home Decor

Adding a living plant or fresh cut floral arrangement has always been a good idea in a room. Most Home Decor Retail planning will include some inventory that helps people make that addition because most...

jewelry retail operations

How Does Your Jewelry Store Feel?

The customer who walks into your jewelry store is going to be interested in what inventory you carry, certainly. But jewelry is a retail market that is primarily about feelings more than anything. It...

local sports

Is Your Local Sporting Goods Website Ready To Compete?

Local sporting goods stores have an edge on the competition when it comes to local sports. ChainDrive’s software for sporting goods retailers provides the tools to handle orders for entire teams. This means a...

3 Potential Advantages Local Shoe Stores Already Have

For the local shoe store, footwear retailing has become much more competitive. Still, the local shoe store has some potential ways to stay successful and compete with even big-name websites. The local store can...

What Makes Your Online Customers Leave?

The rapid growth of ecommerce is proof that shopping online is preferred by many. But shopping online can be frustrating when the retailer doesn’t pay attention to detail. If your webstore isn’t comprehensively updated...

Seasonal Strategies for Footwear Retailers

Retailers must think seasonally far before that season actually comes on the calendar and software designed for footwear retailers helps you plan ahead. Seasonal assortment management is just one of the tools ChainDrive has...

footwear retail management solution

5 Ways to Make the Most of Your Footwear Retail Management Solution

Footwear retailers have a lot of sole, pardon the pun. If you don’t want customers giving your retail store the boot, however, you’ll need to take great care to manage the operations smoothly. Not...

apparel retail management solution

Take Your Apparel Retail Business To The Next Level

At ChainDrive, we recognize there are different types of apparel retail stores. You have fashion outlets, upscale apparel, men’s warehouses, ladies clothes, full-figured women shops, children’s stores, and stores centered around specific brand names...