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Articles In 'Retail'

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Shelving

There have been plenty of studies done on the best ways to get customers into your store, keep them interested in products, and have them stay loyal to your brand. One of the items with the largest impact on customer purchasing is how you shelve your products. We’ve given you general tips on shelving success before, but today we will focus on 3 tips to increase product exposure by shelving differently.... read more.

  • August 06, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Liquor Stores, Retail

If you are looking for a better way to showcase your wine selection, you need wooden wine racks. Not only are they sturdy and functional, but they also elevate your store’s design, making customers feel good about purchasing wine at your establishment. Read on to learn 3 reasons to choose wooden wine racks.... read more.

  • July 02, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Shelving

If you’re running out of room in your retail store and need to display more items, or you need more shelf space and can’t seem to find more floor space, we’re here to help. Keep reading to learn how to maximize your shelf space with these 3 retail store accessories.... read more.

  • June 15, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Business Management, Retail

The purpose of a grand opening is to announce your arrival, stand out from the competition, and put your business on the map. So why are so many grand openings boring events full of recycled cliches like a sheet cake and oversized scissors cutting a ribbon? Keep your party from being boring with these 5 unique ideas for the grand opening of your store.... read more.

  • May 30, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Fixtures

Metal security cases are important to have in your retail store if you have any type of expensive or rare merchandise; however, how you use your metal security case will vary depending on location, presentation, and functionality. Read on for 3 ways to use a metal security case in your retail store.... read more.

  • May 08, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Management

Spring tends to be a slow time of year for brick and mortar stores, which means it’s the perfect time to get cleaning. We’ve compiled a spring cleaning checklist to help you clean your retail store. Follow the list, and your store will look clean and inviting, encouraging customers to browse longer and purchase more.... read more.

  • April 18, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

Opening or remodeling a retail store involves a lot of moving pieces, but don’t get so caught up in the details that you forget one of the most important things. Your store design is a crucial element. Getting it wrong could cost you your business. Getting it right will lead to increased sales and repeat customers.... read more.

  • March 27, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail

Nothing will break your store faster than a confusing layout. Your customers need the ability to find the things they want quickly and efficiently, and if your design is wrong, you will miss sales and lose customers. Thankfully, the opposite is also true. If you have a well-planned layout, your customers will spend more money and be more likely to return when they find something. Read on to learn how to set up your retail store layout.... read more.

  • March 09, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

Whether you are trying to influence shoppers through your overall store design or switching to custom store fixtures (which requires choosing a color), it can be difficult to determine what colors to use and where to use them. Thankfully, there’s plenty of research on color psychology to help with those decisions. This beginner’s guide to color psychology will get you started.... read more.

  • February 13, 2018

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Fixtures

Displaying automobile tires and other bulky merchandise is not an easy task for many independent retailers. Unfortunately, it is all to commonplace for many auto parts stores just stack their tires in piles, expecting customers to be able to browse and make decisions in a cluttered unprofessional looking environment. Luckily there is hope, and it doesn’t need to be messy! Read on to learn about 4 Handy Store Fixture display options that will maximize tire sales in your auto parts store.... read more.

  • January 10, 2018