Retail News

DON’T MAKE ME CHOOSE!

DON’T MAKE ME CHOOSE! Barry Schwartz has a wonderful TED talk titled “The paradox of choice”. One of the significant takeaways from this concept is that too much choice is not always a good thing! Have you heard any of these phrases before: “ I need to properly represent the line” “ Having these items…

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The current is so strong, it cannot be denied

Trends evolve and become part of our customer’s expectation. Ignoring or fighting them is like swimming upstream against a current stronger than you. Soon exhaustions will set in from the energy you expended and you will succumb and drown. Businesses drown, in spite of good intentions, from misguided beliefs. Energy spent on embracing trends vs…

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The Buyers Tool Box

Buyer’s Toolbox Series: Manage Purchase Orders Join me in this Buyer’s Toolbox Series as I cover the tools I used on a regular basis while I was a corporate buyer. Feel free to learn, interpret, and adopt anything that might work for your business! The Inflows As the lead buyer managing a $20m business across…

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