Imagine if you had the cash!
New Year brings fresh ideas
Another year means people start talking about New Year's resolutions. Sometimes it is just that all talk, but for retailers a resolution made for your store means a little more.
Getting the most from your front-of-store-space
"In the average convenience outlet, the front counter, which typically takes up just 150 sq. ft. in a 1,500-sq. ft. store, accounts for 68.3% of total sales, said seminar presenter George Anastasopoulos."
Dairy and coffee based beverages become popular as customers look for healthy, and trendy, alternatives to pop.
Couche-Tard gets fresh
Fresh food and healthy prepared meals now available at Couche-Tard including salads, sushi, soups, smoothies, wraps and pates.
"Customers can take advantage of this new service at all times of the day, whether they're picking up lunch close to their workplace or dinner on their way home."
Time to change!
The marketplace is evolving. How about you?
"Keep in mind that, unlike fine wine, stores do not improve with age, they just get stale. The only cure is AN INVESTMENT OF TIME AND MONEY."
Customers want what's new: Which new products are right for your store and how do you manage them for best results?
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Growing Grab N' Grow
Building a food program that keeps customers coming back for more
70% of retailers indicated they were likely to undertake some form of renovation in the next two years
According to the July/August issue of YCM Magazine
(Your Convenience Manager)
When a good renovation is well planned and executed it should accomplish the following...
Sales and profits will grow by an additional 25%-40%