Retail

How to Improve Your Retail Store’s Security

Although the phrase “retail security” may conjure up images of deterring shoplifters, there is often a whole lot more to it than stopping criminals. Vandalism and insurance scams in the form of fake accidents may also be issues to your store. In addition to this, retailers also have to think about the threats posed by technology. Rather than going into detail about each … [Read more...]

Top 3 Ways to Create Amazing Retail Experiences

With the rise of the online marketplace, consumers have more options than ever to purchase products. Whether they opt for Amazon.com or the local grocery store, one thing all retailers should strive for is to improve the customer experience. However, with so many different consumers, each with their own unique personal preferences, finding a "one size fits all" solution for … [Read more...]

Win, Lose or Draw: Brick-and-Mortar vs. E-commerce

So what do you think: Is the retail war over between brick-and-mortar stores and e-commerce? Or is there even a war at all? Both forms of retail have been vying for your attention and dollars for years, with 94 percent of retail sales still taking place in physical stores. However, e-commerce holds its own with sales rising 17 percent annually over the past three years, and … [Read more...]

Strategies for Brick and Mortar Retailers (Infographic)

Brick and mortar business owners need to be smart and work harder than ever if they are to survive. Consumers want to shop in brick and mortar stores, but you need to give them a compelling reason to do so. By making their stores as accessible as possible--embracing technology and engaging with customers across a variety of channels--retail store owners can thrive, even in this … [Read more...]