Christmas is just around the corner, which calls for some attention to be paid to selling tactics. Vend's retail expert Francesca Nicasio offers some tips on how to make sure shoppers are spending their dollars within your store.
Did you know there's only ten Fridays left until Christmas? In other words - if you're not prepared for it now, there's no hope. If you didn't nail it this year, general manager at Hotfoot Fiona Kerr shares some tips on how to prepare yourself for Christmas next year.
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 retail expert Francesca Nicasio explains how to deal with the more challenging customers.
Stampedes. Stabbings. Pepper spray used as a weapon. Children hospitalised after being trampled. Shoppers stepping over people in the throes of a heart attack. Gunfights at dawn in the parking lot. Retailers in the US and UK could be forgiven for a few nerves ahead of Black Friday on November 27.
With five weeks until Christmas, the next few weeks will be crunch time for shoppers. Lucky for retailers, a survey has compiled Kiwi shopping habits for these holidays and the spending forecast is looking good. Plus – we compiled a few retailers’ cool present picks, as well as our own.