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Top Wish List Items for Christmas

Top Wish List Items for Christmas

November 18, 2015

The holiday shopping season is upon us, and according to the National Retail Federation (www.nrf.com), consumer spending will be higher in 2015...

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1 Sales Tip to Rule Them All

1 Sales Tip to Rule Them All

November 11, 2015

With the holiday season approaching and part-time employee ranks growing, many operators and owners will spend extra time training new hires and...

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4 Tips for Teaching Product Knowledge

4 Tips for Teaching Product Knowledge

November 4, 2015

With the holiday season underway, many retailers have expanded their staff to help with increased traffic. These part-time employees not only...

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October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015

October 27, 2015

27, The day in November expected to be one of the biggest shopping days of the 2015 holiday season, thanks to the many retailers vowing to be closed...

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4 Ways to Break Store Boundaries, Boost Community Recognition

4 Ways to Break Store Boundaries, Boost Community Recognition

October 27, 2015

Many retailers know the benefits of participating in community activities like joining the Chamber of Commerce, donating to local charities, or...

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Beyond Canning: Trends in Food Preservation

Beyond Canning: Trends in Food Preservation

October 27, 2015

In the 1970s, a back-to-the-land movement gained momentum. Today, a similar movement is happening among Millennials, albeit an updated version...

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4 Ways to Develop Lifelong Customers

4 Ways to Develop Lifelong Customers

October 20, 2015

No matter where a home improvement retailer might be located, they are likely to see more families with young customers filling their aisles, and...

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5 Tips for Attracting the Best Millennial Workers

5 Tips for Attracting the Best Millennial Workers

October 14, 2015

The holiday season is nearly here and in preparation many retailers are hiring additional help. Young workers often fill seasonal, part-time...

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Does Your Store Have Mold Damage?

Does Your Store Have Mold Damage?

October 7, 2015

In the midst of wet weather, make sure you’re checking your property for mold. Mold isn’t just an issue for homeowners during inclement...

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What Hardware Retailers Should Know About Instagram

What Hardware Retailers Should Know About Instagram

October 7, 2015

The image-centric social media platform celebrates its 5th birthday this week. Here’s how it can help you showcase your store and inventory. As...

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