With the holiday season in full swing, retailers are likely seeing an uptake in foot traffic and sales, as shoppers purchase presents, party materials, decorations, and the like. And while this is certainly great news for merchants, the holiday rush also has its downsides. Vend's
A gift guide is one of the most powerful tools retailers can have during the holidays, says Vend's retail expert, Francesca Nicasio. She explains how creating a gift guide can showcase products, inspire shoppers, and propel stores to the top of shoppers' minds throughout the
With the holiday season fast approaching and christmas present buying already underway, it's worth putting some time and effort into your gift cards. Vend's retail expert, Francesca Nicasio, explains the do's and don'ts of gift cards in retail and where you should be focusing your
Slashing your prices is not the way to compete with the influx of international retailers coming to our shores, Vend's retail expert Francesca Nicasio says. She details ways retailers can adjust to these newcomers and beat them through experience, rather than price.
The world's biggest retailers, such as Ikea and Target, are downsizing their large-scale stores to accommodate changing consumer tastes. Vend's retail expert, Francesca Nicasio, explores why consumers now prefer smaller, more curated offerings when it comes to retail.
With consumers having more choices when it comes where and how they can purchase merchandise, retailers need to be more creative with how they differentiate themselves.