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Retailing & Restaurants News – Retailing & Restaurants News Headlines | Bizjournals.com » Waikiki restaurant to host Girl Scouts 'Cookie Tank' Posted 9 hours ago Hawaii's Girl Scouts will get the opportunity to expand their sales skills on Saturday in a Shark Tank-style pitching session at Tiki's Grill & Bar, called Cookie Tank. Director of Operations […]

WITH CHEAP WHOLESALE PRICES, AND MORE CUSTOMERS HITTING DOLLAR STORES AND DISCOUNT STORES, RETAILERS ARE GROWING FEARLESS!

Now although consumers aren’t pinching pennies when it comes to spending on Father’s Day, NRF surveys shows that consumers are in fact being frugal in every other aspect because of sky-rocketing gas prices. At least 44.8% consumers surveyed said they would simply drive less. ‘”Consumers will be looking for retailers that provide the best return […]

SPLURGING ON WHOLESALE FATHER’S DAY GIFTS

Father’s Day will hardly be a day of pinching pennies this year. In fact the National Retail Federation’s recent Father’s Day survey show that spending is projected to reach $9.0 billion* up from last year’s $8.2 billion with the average person spending $88.80 on their papas. Even though gas prices are still increasing, consumers are […]

MANY SMALL RETAILERS ARE TURNING TO TECHNOLOGY FOR HELP.

Only a few years ago the only technologically advanced item retailers had were a security system. It’s mind-boggling that today, we have online stores that rely entirely on technology. Smaller retailers are technologically going at a slower pace, and that’s ok, but if efficiency (and fewer employees) is what you seek – then seek and […]

If in Trouble, Increasing to More Than $1 Might do the Trick.

Has your dollar store reached a slump? Or are you often times not breaking even? Is the ever-increasing rise of inflation pulling the proverbial rug from under you? If you find yourself in this situation (and trust us it is very common) perhaps adding a section of items over $1.00 might help. Defeats the purpose […]

TIP FOR OPENING (OR IMPROVING) YOUR STORE.

We are sure that when you opened up (or if you’re opening) a store you had a target customer in mind. Middle-class? Single? Hipsters? Male or Female? Whoever it may be always think about your target customer and continue to build your store around them. Because remember: you can’t be all things to all people. […]

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