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SPONSORED: Pricing in Today’s Retail Sphere

Zone pricing at the big boxes continues to be one of the biggest challenges for independent retailers in terms of determining a profitable pricing strategy that will work for their…

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Red-Hot HRM Index Leaves National Markets in the Dust

The Hardware Retailing Magazine Index soared in August, jumping 124.69 points, or 10.24 percent, closing at 1342.35, easily a record, and the highest index reading since December, 2013. Only Sears…

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Email Marketing — An Affordable Advertising Opportunity

Thousands of retailers around the world are using email marketing to educate their customers, advertise their businesses and create a personal relationship with their customers, but unfortunately, thousands of other…

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Become a Visual Marketer

Customers have high expectations of what a shopping experience should encompass. While price is very important to customers, it is not the only deciding factor for whether or not a…

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Small Business and Community Service Were Made for Each Other

From benefits such as brand exposure to less measurable returns such as providing morale boosts to staff, philanthropic efforts can benefit a business in a variety of ways. In May,…

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Farm, Pet and Ranch Merchandising Display Ideas

With more and more consumers are seeking out that “rural living” ideal, an increasing number of retailers are tailoring their assortments to meet the demands of the growing farm, pet…

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Plumbing Display and Merchandising Ideas

Plumbing is a core category for most home improvement stores, and it has many visual display opportunities if you’re willing to get creative. Check out ways retailers are getting creative…