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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...

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Simplify Replenishment Methods With ChainDrive

ChainDrive Retail Merchandising software gives merchandising methods a makeover by allowing the user to define the attributes being assigned. For example, performance monitoring can be categorized by style, brand, collection, or season. This lets...

product management

3 Failures That Affect Operations Management

Operations management for retail can be like a smoothly running engine that powers the effectiveness of the entire operation. Or that same engine can be the sputtering machine that keeps causing problems by its...

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...

Why Do You Need A Mobile Point of Sale?

There is a simple reason why retailers should equip their sales associates with mobile devices capable of being a point of sale: customers. ChainDrive’s Mobile Point of Sale turns a tablet or mobile phone into...

Maximize Your Online Retail Presence

The internet is a great place to shop. Consumers have learned that the power of online shopping is in their favor because they can go to many individual retail sites without leaving their home....

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...

customer relationship management

Do You Know What Makes Your Customers Tick?

The way a consumer connects with the retailer determines whether or not that consumer will become a customer in the first place. That is important, but the first transaction is only the beginning of...

mobile pos

Your POS Should Not Stand Alone

Once upon a time, the Point of Sale (POS) stood alone in retail. It was simply that point of time when the exchange of money for merchandise took place. The single transaction had to...

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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...