Tagged: retail budgeting

Are You Planning To Fail At Retail Budgeting?

There is an old saying that goes, “if you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” This is similar to the idea that failing to set a target or goal guarantees that you will...

Get Everyone On Board With A Retail Budget That Works

A good retail budget is the blending of proposed goals and realistic expectations. It is based on facts, which could be discouraging. But good budgets for retailers include the setting of appropriate sales and...

Eleven Things That Could Go Wrong At POS

The Point of Sale (POS) is the pivotal moment when the shopper commits to a purchase by handing over the price. Various things can go wrong at this point — we have all seen...

Use CRM To Enhance Sporting Goods Retailing

One of the best things about today’s technology is the way that customer relationship management (CRM) data can be captured and utilized. For Sporting Goods retail managers, this means customer preferences can be analyzed...

Are You Ready For Retail In 2015?

There is a lot happening in retail right now because so much is happening in the wireless world. Mobile devices are changing the game for shoppers, putting them in control of when and where...

10 Features of Warehouse Management You Need Now

Warehouse management is one of the behind-the-scenes essentials in retailing. Without a properly managed warehouse, the entire supply chain suffers because the flow of operations gets bottlenecked at a point of dysfunction. If the...

2 Reasons Your Retail Analytics Software Might Be Inadequate

The ability to analyze what is happening in a business is an essential function. Software can greatly enhance retail analytics, but if that software is inadequate, it can cost a business time and money...

5 Ways To Achieve Retail Budgeting Success

Budgeting is an inescapable part of the retail business equation. Store budgeting done right enhances overall performance since appropriate sales and performance objectives can be set. This affects the morale and motivation of staff because...

How To Turn Surfing Into Easy Shopping

One of the joys of internet shopping is the ability to surf the net from one site to the next, all while comfy with your laptop or mobile device. But if web order fulfillment...

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Is Your Returns Policy Really Ready?

http://chaindrive.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/iStock_000005267567Large.jpgOne of the things that can make or break an apparel business is the returns policy. If it is not ready for the types of customers you are dealing with, the problems compound. Fortunately,...