The Benefits of Seasonal Retail Displays
14.10.2020Throughout the year, there are lots of different events and holidays that cause retail stores to change their display stands. From Christmas and Easter to Valentine's Day and Mother’s Day, there is a lot to plan for when working in retail and we understand it can sometimes be overwhelming. There is no denying that as one promotional event finishes, another begins.
Black Friday Tips to Help You Boost Sales
07.10.2020Black Friday is the day that all consumers are counting down to and in some ways, the day that many shop owners are dreading. Yes, it is a great opportunity to sell lots of stock and capture the attention of many new customers, but it can be incredibly daunting. Some think that participating in this day can seem like a big retailer’s game – the little guys don’t have a chance!
Christmas Displays For Your Bar or Restaurant
30.09.2020It is never too early to start thinking about your Christmas display ideas. Making sure you have all of the appropriate display materials early is essential in ensuring a smooth display change transition. As time passes and we move closer to December we can pretty much guarantee that you will start to take more bookings for most evenings and weekends until the new year. Many people talk about being in retail during the festive period but it is an insanely busy time for bars and restaurants too. This is probably the time of the year that you will make the biggest profit so it is important to put all you can into this month.
Why You Should Keep Up With The Changing Seasons In Retail
23.09.2020Whether you currently work in retail or never have, you’re probably aware that there are regular seasonal changes in the majority of stores. Every big holiday sees a new window display, change of stock and in-store offers, hoping for an influx of customers. This is just seen as normal these days and all customers expect to see these changes in stores throughout the year. If you own a store, then it is beneficial for you to understand why you should be keeping up with the seasonal changes in retail rather than just following the crowd. There are numerous benefits to doing so, all of which will positively impact your store. To help anyone looking to understand more about this, VKF Renzel has gone into detail below.
How To Prepare Your Store For Christmas
09.09.2020Christmas is one of the busiest times of the year for retailers and no matter what you sell in your store, you can almost guarantee you will be getting increased foot traffic than you are typically used to. The festive season can be daunting for anyone working in retail and not preparing for the lead up to Christmas in advance can leave you in all sorts of trouble. The last couple of weeks before the big day will likely be the busiest of the entire year, so ensure that you put a plan in place with plenty of time to spare in order to guarantee that you’re prepared for the pre-Christmas rush. Here at VKF Renzel, we have put together a list of easy ways you can help prepare your store for Christmas; with our help, you’ll be equipped to tackle everything that’s thrown at you this December.
Why Retailers Should Already Be Thinking About Valentine’s Day
27.01.2020After Christmas and the January sales come to an end, soon after the next big event in retail is Valentine’s Day. There is no rest in the world of retail - as soon as one big promotion is over, the next will begin. Many people are unaware of just how much preparation goes into in-store events and how far in advance this preparation should really start.