Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Supermarket Strategist 10/25

There’s no doubt about it. We’re headed for a very hectic season. You need to be in top form, with a high energy level and focused concentration. Along with a solid fitness regimen, here are a few healthful tips. First, … Continue reading

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The Supermarket Strategist 10/18

Halloween is just two weeks away.  No doubt you’ve already mapped about your merchandising program.  However, have you thought about the extra bits of excitement you can create in store?  Window decorating contests, jack-o-lantern contests, children’s costume contests.  Don’t forget … Continue reading

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The Supermarket Strategist 10/11

It is not cost effective for large box merchants to micro manage each store. Their profitability is based on uniformed plan-o-grams. How can you benefit from this process? Research your geographical trading area and bring in specialty products geared towards … Continue reading

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The Supermarket Strategist 10/04

Be active about asking your customers for their opinion. Much too often retailers don’t ask customers what they think. For customers, being asked for their opinion makes them feel valued and appreciated. Storeowners need to be actively soliciting their customers … Continue reading

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The Supermarket Strategist 9/27

Are you looking to increase impulse purchases? You actually may be missing important sales.  Very often customers will run into the store for just a few items, and feel no need to grab a hand basket at the entrance.  Once … Continue reading

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