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Articles In 'Retail'

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail

Summer has officially arrived and it’s almost time for backyard BBQs, baseball games, time well spent poolside, trips to the beach, and last but not least — sales!... read more.

  • June 21, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Management

Spring is here! Who doesn’t love the bright sunshine and extra daylight? Unfortunately, the sun streaming in your store’s windows can highlight a less-than-stellar appearance. Spring cleaning isn’t just for homes - now is also a great time to deep clean your store! We’ve compiled the ultimate deep cleaning checklist. With a little planning, patience, and old- fashioned elbow grease, your store will be sparkling inside and out. Read on to learn how to make your store look its best for... read more.

  • May 21, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

A simple adjustment to your store’s design and layout could effectively result in increased sales. Yes, really! If your store isn’t already accommodating impulse buying, you need to keep reading.... read more.

  • May 13, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design

National Small Business Week is just around the corner! This is a great time to increase your exposure within your community and gain new customers. Here are four strategies you can use during Small Business Week to expand your community presence, increase foot traffic, and boost sales.... read more.

  • April 30, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Management

It’s time to show the environment some love. Today’s headlines are downright depressing: there are floating islands of garbage in the ocean, glitter is now considered a pollutant, and America is facing a recycling crisis.... read more.

  • April 15, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail

If you’re thinking about opening a new retail store, start-up costs are an important aspect of financial planning. You need to know what expenses to expect so you can budget accordingly, or you’ll never make it to opening - let alone through your first year. There are plenty of surprising start-up costs with opening a retail store, but this list should help you plan for the major expenditures.... read more.

  • March 27, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail

Have you caught the podcast bug yet? Podcasts are a great way to get news, inspiration, and insights into almost any topic you’re interested in. Better yet, you can get it while on the go. Your commute to and from work is a great time to listen to your favorite podcast.... read more.

  • March 19, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Management

If you’re reading this, you already know that showing appreciation to your employees will lead to better job performance. What you may not know is that Employee Appreciation Day 2019 is right around the corner (March 1st), and there is no better time to show your team that you value the hard work they do every day.... read more.

  • February 25, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Business Management, Retail

As a small business owner, one of your highest priorities should be ensuring that employees are motivated, performing well, and treating your customers right. If you notice members of your team are unhappy or unmotivated, you may have a big problem on your hands — and customers notice these things, too!... read more.

  • January 28, 2019

By Handy Store Fixtures, Posted in Retail, Store Design, Store Fixtures

As 2018 comes to a close, we wanted to take a moment to compile a list of our customer’s favorite blogs, articles, and Handy tips from this past year. We love getting feedback from you and learning what you’d like to hear more of in the future.... read more.

  • January 02, 2019