Tweet We had lunch with a manufacturer’s rep during one of the days we were at the show. She says she has only 7 clients, and she loves her work! While we didn’t get into specific numbers, she is making a comfortable living. Combine that with a job you love, and what more could you […]
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Tweet I made calls to a local supplier rep and to a local store owner I know to see if either will be going to the August show. I always like to spend some time with each of them. Even 15 or 20 minutes is enough time to make sure I am up to date […]
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The checkout area is mission critical for your business. Do a poor job in design and setup and you risk having the last thing every buyer remembering is a terrible experience.
Many who are about to start a dollar store begin to wonder about how to succeed in the dollar store business. There are all of the easy steps that just seem to turn into gold when they are properly implemented. In this article I examine one of those little gems as I present success with dollar stores starts with a strong party and greeting cards area.
Opening a dollar store business offers great potential for success in today’s economic environment. Customers keep coming back to dollar stores because of the convenience and great prices that these stores provide.
One of the often overlooked opportunities by those who start a dollar store is workforce development and empowerment. This lack of attention can occur for many different reasons. In some cases the new business owner has little prior business management experience.