What Do Your Customers See?

Building Customer Trust

What’s behind curtain #2? This month we continue to explore businesses that are focusing on transparency, building customer trust, and succeeding because of it!  Retail…

The Royal Loyals

Creating Customer Loyalty

In this era of sales and promotions, many people are loyal to low price instead of the store itself. How can you create customer loyalty…

Get Social

Retail Vendor Strategy

As we race towards the holiday season, many retailers are focused on doing everything they can to get and keep customers in their stores. With…

Too Successful To Succeed?

A Look at Mark Lore and Jet.com

We love seeing concepts grow and succeed! Especially when they are clients of ours. Lately we have been coming across business concepts that seem to…

Lay It All Out There

5 Tips for Improving Retail Store Design

For many small stores, retail store design and merchandising retail space can be overwhelming. Below we have some tips to make it a bit less…

The Social Media Generation

Hiring An Intern to Manage Social Media

Ah, the lazy days of summer…and free summer interns. These few months can be a great time to recharge and bring in some extra hands…

Hit The Roads With The Fashion Truck

Emily Benson of The Fashion Truck Talks Mobile Retail

This month, we are focusing on mobile retail with Emily Benson of The Fashion Truck, a Boston based mobile boutique. We hope you enjoy her tips…

Bring On The Change

Ideas For Rebranding Your Business

When you look out your store windows, what do you see? No, we are not referring to the fact that maybe your window needs to…

Your Role As Operator

5 Traits of Great Small Business Owners

You are a small store, we know. We work with small- to mid-sized stores every day, and are a rather small operation ourselves (when we…

Spring Cleaning Special

Let Us Help Spring Clean Your Business

This winter has been…well…tough. And with spring hopefully just around the bend, Retail Concepts wants to help spring clean your business, and here’s how. For the…