Alec Veinger

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Store Surveys 101: Part 4

In case you’re late to the blog series party, we’ve been taking a deep dive into the importance of surveying your stores. In this edition we tackle answers to three need-to-know questions about store survey costs, timing and ROI. To recap: Part 1 focused on Building an Accurate Database with Store Surveys Part 2 highlighted […]

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Store Surveys 101: Part 3

Why Store Surveys Are a Win for Retailers Our last blog article helped provide you with important tips and info to prepare you for your store survey. Read on for five reasons store surveys are a win for retailers with 100 or more stores. In addition to increasing your ROI, store surveys have a variety […]

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Store Surveys 101: Part 2

How to Prepare for Your Store Surveys In our last blog post, we outlined the importance of building an accurate database with store surveys. Now that you understand the survey process, here’s everything you need to know to help you prepare for your store survey. Preparing for Your Store Survey When ready to begin the […]

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Store Surveys 101: Part 1

Building an Accurate Database With Store Surveys Keeping your stores’ information current is the key to building an accurate database your employees can rely on and a smart way to stay competitive. Accurate equipment details helps you reduce capital expenditure, minimize indirect spend, and track and improve maintenance scheduling. An on-site survey of your stores […]

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Knowing what’s happening in every store may sound like a daunting or impossible feat, but it doesn’t have to be. Store profile technology helps bridge the gap between what you think is happening and what’s actually happening. It’s the site-specific info needed to grow your business. There are many ways to use profile data to […]

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Vendor and category promotions are effective ways to drive convenience store traffic, however, mistakes and miscommunication can easily derail the process. Here’s how to make the most of your store intelligence technology and avoid common marketing mishaps. Keep Your Store Profiles Current Store profile management, also known as site profile management, bridges the gap between […]

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For more than 25 years, GlobalShop has served as the retail industry’s largest expo dedicated to retail design, visual merchandising and marketing. This year’s GlobalShop Show brought together RetailX, Internet Retail Conference and Exhibition (IRCE) and RFID Journal LIVE! Retail and gave attendees the ideal opportunity to gain insight, network and promote their brands. By […]

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How to Keep Your Stores ADA Compliant

First enacted in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) requires retailers to provide access to their goods and services to people with disabilities. Back in 2017, U.S. stores were hit with more than 7,500 lawsuits—costing over $100 million—for failing to properly meet ADA requirements. Because the ADA doesn’t require prior notice of alleged violations, […]

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Data-driven intel is the key to helping today’s retailers reduce their carbon footprint in a variety of ways. From cutting back on print overages to saving fuel by avoiding unnecessary store checks, here are three ways retailers can rely on store intelligence solutions to help with sustainability. Avoid Overage – Reduce waste and print overages […]

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As in-store pick up grows in popularity, retailers are doing everything they can to ensure the success of their buy online, pick up in store (BOPIS) program. However, creating a streamlined click and collect strategy doesn’t have to be costly and complex. Leveraging custom store intelligence offers retailers valuable store-specific insight that can effectively reduce […]

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