The positive impact of local dollars, covid buying habits, bravery to start up, shrinkage and more


Some great stuff on the Wealthy Retailer podcast this week. We discussed a story about where Canadians spent the most money during COVID-19 pandemic. More importantly, we talked about what it looks like for the next six months and how retailers can adjust and plan for this.

Dan really emphasizes the power of local circulation of local dollars in the economy and how much businesses in local economies generate. A solid reminder of how you can communicate the impact your business has in your community.

We love a good start up and pop up story. We chatted about one this week as Dan discussed her bravery in getting started.

It might eventually affect your retail store. Is port congestion a concern to you? We’ll chat about that as well and of course, our retailer question of the week for Dan. This week a question about shrinkage and Dan shared three solid steps you can take to minimize it.

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All of that and more so be sure to listen.

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