Posts Tagged ‘Retail’

How to Use LinkedIn For Business

Hello retail-minded friends! A lot of our recent blogs have been focused on retail, which makes sense, seeing as Retailbound is a retail consultancy, however, today, as marketing intern at Retailbound, I would like to bring our focus back to social media. We have already discussed in our blog the growing importance and relevance of…

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Checklist for Hiring a Retail Consultant

  Hello retail-minded friends! Happy Tuesday! Today, our blog post is going to take a slightly different form, and instead of discussing a topic related to retail, we are going to provide you with a checklist which you should consult when considering hiring a retail consultant. When you are looking for a service, whether it…

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Successful Selling to Retailers Uncovered

Happy Thursday retail-minded friends. As a product manufacturer, small business owner, or entrepreneur, you may have asked yourself the question of how certain people encounter success when selling to retailers. You have tried repeated times to get your product in stores, yet each time you have tried, something doesn’t quite line up, and you leave…

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Retail Vendor SOS: The Easiest Mistakes to Make.

Happy Tuesday retail-minded friends! Hopefully you are back in the swing of things after the holiday weekend. Today we are going to discuss some of the most common, yet detrimental, mistakes that are made by entrepreneurs and inventors hoping to becoming retail vendors. These mistakes can cause a serious road block in getting on the…

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The Often Forgotten but Ever Important After-sale Support

Hello Retail-minded friends! Happy Thursday! Today we are going to talk about the every necessary, but often forgotten, after-sale support. The most obvious concern of manufacturers and entrepreneurs is actually getting their product in stores, but what about what comes after that? For those who think that it is as simple as shipping your product…

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Interview with Cindy Alton: Founder of Cindy Alton Designs

Hello retail-minded friends! As promised, today we are going to publish an interview we held with Cindy Alton, founder of Cindy Alton Designs, right here in Chicagoland. Cindy is a graphic designer with years of experience in the field, providing services ranging from logo creation to packaging design. We were lucky enough to catch up…

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The Marketing Dilemma: In House vs. Outsourced Marketing

Marketing is one of the largest industries in business.  It seems that almost everything could benefit from the use of marketing. One industry where marketing is indispensable is the retail industry. A product without the correct marketing strategy might as well not even be a product. Marketing is what gets a product recognized, gets the…

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Retail Marketing 101: Not So Simple

Hello there retail friends! In true Thursday fashion, we are going to throw is back to the basics, and talk about the different modes of retail marketing, and how to determine which method might be the best for your product or business. Obviously, as we discussed in my blog post last Tuesday, marketing is king.…

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