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2017 Cost of Doing Business Study Deadline Extended

2017 Cost of Doing Business Study Deadline Extended

Retailers now have until July 7 to submit data for the North American Retail Hardware Association’s (NRHA) 2017 Cost of Doing Business Study.

The association has extended the Cost of Doing Business Study deadline this year in hopes of maximizing participation for the industry’s only inclusive financial benchmarking tool.

How to Participate

If you are mailing your materials, send them to NRHA, Attn. CODB Coordinator, 136 N. Delaware St., #200, Indianapolis, Indiana, 46204.

What’s in it for you?

When you participate, you’ll receive a free PDF copy of the study and a Personalized Financial Analysis, including what-if scenarios, composite financial statements, a strategic profit model and your ratios.

The 2017 Cost of Doing Business Study, expected to be released in September, can help you compare your financial averages to typical and high-profit stores across the industry. Read how the study has helped other retailers make business improvements like creating budgets, evaluating inventory and determining payroll.

Don’t delay! The extended deadline to participate is July 7, 2017.

About Hilary Welter

Hilary Welter
As marketing and research coordinator, it’s Hilary’s duty to keep retailers informed about NRHA products and services and to help coordinate industry research projects. Additionally, Hilary is the voice behind NRHA’s and Hardware Retailing’s social media accounts. She appreciates a good book, spicy food, well-made horror films, craft beer and exploring new places near and far.