Remembering that a retailer’s purpose is to meet consumer needs and wants, it is necessary to create a space that is inviting and visually appealing in order for the business to survive and thrive.
Developing and maintaining a connection with your customers (or potential customers) is critical for most agricultural businesses.
Differentiating themselves from the competition is necessary for retailers to become and remain foremost in their customers’ minds.
The person pricing your product(s) must consider many factors such as cost of production, financial goals, and consumer demographics.
Concepts commonly used within the retail industry, including elements that draw attention to displays and categories of merchandise, increase the chance that consumers will shop more of the store and notice items they might not otherwise expect.
This publication explains several factors that a grower can apply at a market to increase profi tability.
With personal computers, toll free numbers, and other important factors, mail order may be worth considering.
Some reasons for an event include: Boosting sales during slow times, promoting store openings, recognizing customers who spend the most at the business on an annual basis, and targeting your primary customers for a “night out”.