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Black Friday 2013 In Review

Posted by Melissa Drake on Dec 10, 2013 12:47:21 PM

Black Friday 2013 has come and gone. The Christian Science Monitor has an interesting article outlining the nitty gritty details of one of 2013's biggest shopping holidays (nightmares?) of the year. We have re-posted it here for your reading enjoyment!

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Topics: Black Friday, Christmas, Retail, shopping, sales, holidays

Black Friday Month

Posted by Melissa Drake on Nov 4, 2013 4:14:07 PM

November is the month of turkey, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie, and - let's not forget - it's one of the busiest shopping months of the year. Here are 13 tech tips for streamlining your holiday shopping this year:

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Topics: Black Friday, Christmas, Iconic, Retail, shopping, sales, High Technology, holidays, Thanksgiving

Increase Sales Through Inventory Control

Posted by Melissa Drake on Oct 15, 2013 2:53:58 PM

Today's Tech Tuesday post will focus on how retailers can increase sales through inventory control methods. We'll be looking at an article by Rosemary Peavler for some of these methods.

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Topics: customers, processes, Inventory, Retail, shopping, technology, Advice, Tech Tuesday

Mobile POS Myths and Truths

Posted by Melissa Drake on Jul 22, 2013 8:30:58 AM

Unearthing the truth about mobile point of sale solutions: by Dale Fowler

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Topics: customers, Inventory, Retail, POS, mobile, databases

Inventory Management

Posted by Melissa Drake on Jul 18, 2013 10:05:56 AM

Today's post on inventory management is taken from an article posted on Small Business. The article focuses mainly on inventory management for retail clothing stores, but the tips and practices outlined in the article can easily be adapted to any retail environment.

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Topics: customers, Inventory, Iconic, Technical, mobile retail, Process, sales, technology, Tech Tuesday, mobile

21 Tips for Excellent Retail Customer Service

Posted by Melissa Drake on Jan 29, 2013 5:00:42 AM

Today's retail sales tips are taken from a Business Training Works article.

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The Customer Experience

Posted by Melissa Drake on Dec 18, 2012 9:00:22 AM

A week or so ago I noticed my office desk was sagging...and there wasn't even hardly anything on it... Ah, the wonders of particle-board, I thought. I sighed. Then I smiled - time for a new desk! (Perhaps a real wood one this time.)

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Topics: furniture, Technical, Retail, shopping, customer, technology

Databases

Posted by Melissa Drake on Dec 10, 2012 5:51:28 AM

Today being a Tech Tuesday, it seemed fitting to talk a bit about something, well, techy - like databases. Today's post and image is re-posted from ProfitNotLoss.net:

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Topics: customers, Technical, market, Tech Tuesday, mobile, databases, point of sale

The First Cash Register

Posted by Melissa Drake on Nov 30, 2012 5:07:34 AM

Retailers today are moving more and more towards mobile points-of-sale and away from the traditional cash register. For today's post, though, let's take a step back in time to 19th century Ohio, to the time when the first cash register was invented.

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Topics: cash register, Retail, history, sales, mobile, point of sale

Mobile Has Changed Retail

Posted by Melissa Drake on Nov 27, 2012 4:00:37 AM

Today is Tech Tuesday, and since this is the first Tech Tuesday post after one of the biggest shopping days of the year - Black Friday - I thought it appropriate to talk for a bit about how mobile has changed retail.The Guardian says,

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Topics: customers, Technical, Retail, Tech Tuesday, mobile

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Your brewery is focused, as it should be, on your beer and your customers.  The "business of the brewery" is that set of activities common to all businesses that make your organization effective and efficient.  Improvements in the "business of the brewery" help you improve by freeing resources to focus on what is most important - the Customer ... and the beer!

This blog will cover more than just techniques and technology, though.  Included will be all manner of information that takes a brewery from fantastic to Iconic.

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