The wonderful online world of Etsy has made it amazingly easy for people with creative minds to start their own shop. Creative ‘makers’ can have a regular 9 to 5 job and sell products from their favorite hobby on the side for some extra cash.
Independent retailers know the value of shopping small and the charm of a family business. That’s why The Norton Shows are a must-attend family-fun trade show.
For retailers located in the western United States, there’s nothing better than heading to the Urban Expositions Seattle Gift Show to find the latest on-trend products for your store. But this August, when the show rolls into the Washington State Convention Center from the 17th to the 20th, retailers are in for an even bigger treat than usual.
Back to school shopping is the second biggest spending occasion, after the winter holidays. Each year, back to school and back to college shoppers spend roughly $80 billion.
It’s so important to create a personalized customer experience, especially in today’s market where we have the easy access Amazon.com. It can seem hard to compete with a business that sells just about everything at affordable prices. But in the end, is that all customers are looking for?
Spring is full of fashion accessories and warm-weather impulse buys, and perhaps none more practical than the umbrella. Fashionable and functional, umbrellas are a must-have for retailers during the rainy spring and summer months.
If you’re an apparel retailer, there’s a good chance you’ve heard of OFFPRICE. The tradeshow is one of the industry’s hottest and fastest-growing events.
A customer’s path to purchase often begins online but ends in-store. In fact, a Forbes Insight report found that 82% of shoppers conduct research online before completing a purchase in-store.
What do the UBM Fashion NYWOMEN’S shows have in common this coming June? A reimagined shopping experience exclusively designed for retailers and consumers, too.
There is no question social media is changing how, when, and why people shop. We discussed these changes in consumer behavior with Satish Kanwar, VP & GM of Channels at Shopify.