How Is COVID Changing The Shopping Experience In Your Store?
This year has been a year of firsts for just about everybody. From the way you interact with employees to dealing with suppliers, and perhaps most notably, how you serve your customers, it’s a whole new ballgame. Pick up some tips and tricks to start the holidays.
As we move into the next phase of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s clear that this year’s holiday season will bear little resemblance to those of years past. Many people are choosing to shop online, buy online and pick up in-store (BOPIS), or have product delivered, either to their home of those of their gift recipients, and you, as a retailer, must think of new ways to gain their business.
Overcoming The Downturn: Farmers Market Shutdowns Force New Ways of Selling
Farmer’s market and pop-up-shop shutdowns have forced many producers to innovate new ways of selling. Farmers are not the only ones affected either; sellers of gourmet products, artisan soaps, and handcrafted personal care products have also been shut out of a significant income source.