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4 Ways Retailers Can Ride the Post-Holiday Wave to More Sales
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While the competition is taking a breath, use this time to create new customers and additional sales.
December 26, 2013 in Sales
Toys 'R' Us Will Stay Open 87 Straight Hours Before Christmas

Toys 'R' Us Will Stay Open 87 Straight Hours Before Christmas

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Procrastinators, rejoice: Toys 'R' Us is keeping stores open all-day and all-night for last-minute shoppers the four days leading up to Christmas.
December 17, 2013 in Sales
Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers.

Fewer Americans Thankful for U.S. Economic Situation Than in the '80s. But They All Love Their Leftovers.

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The percentage of adults thankful for the economic situation in the U.S. is lower than in 2010 and about a fifth of what it was in the mid-1980s, according to a new poll.
November 22, 2013 in Business Management
Photos: 5 Stores That Have Already Started the Holiday Season

5 Stores That Have Already Started the Holiday Season

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Wal-Mart, Starbucks and more are getting a head start on the holiday season, with deals and promotions starting in early November.
November 4, 2013 in Sales
Photos: Get Your Gift On With 8 of This Year's Hottest Holiday Novelties

Get Your Gift On With 8 of This Year's Hottest Holiday Novelties

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From a fish tank that grows food to a wearable camera, here's an early look at some of the coolest items made by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs.
July 25, 2013 in Lifestyle
5 Mistakes to Avoid With Free Shipping

5 Mistakes to Avoid With Free Shipping

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Free shipping can entice customers to buy your product, but make sure it doesn't lead you awry. Here are common mishaps to be aware of.
December 10, 2012 in Shipping Center
3 Ways to Turn Holiday Shoppers Into Year-Round Customers

3 Ways to Turn Holiday Shoppers Into Year-Round Customers

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Exceed customer expectations through everything from great customer service to surprise gifts.
December 5, 2012 in Customer Service
Black Friday Burritos? Moe's Serves Hungry Retail Workers

Black Friday Burritos? Moe's Serves Hungry Retail Workers

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The restaurant franchise Moe's Southwest Grill has figured out a way to make money on Black Friday: Feed all those shop employees ringing up purchases.
November 19, 2012 in Franchises
Google's Tips for Using Mobile to Market to Holiday Shoppers

Google's Tips for Using Mobile to Market to Holiday Shoppers

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How to engage mobile shoppers who are in a hurry and looking for deals.
November 8, 2012 in Mobile
5 Tools for Building a Holiday Shopping App

5 Tools for Building a Holiday Shopping App

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A look at easy-to-use services, plus tips for what to do once your app has been created.
October 30, 2012 in Apps & Software
Should Small Businesses Join 'Free Shipping Day'?

Should Small Businesses Join 'Free Shipping Day'?

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To help you decide, three entrepreneurs share their past experiences.
December 6, 2011 in Shipping Center
The Entrepreneur Behind 'Free Shipping Day'

The Entrepreneur Behind 'Free Shipping Day'

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Meet Luke Knowles, who has made Free Shipping Day bigger than Black Friday.
December 6, 2011 in Shipping Center
Should Franchisees Participate in Small Business Saturday?

Should Franchisees Participate in Small Business Saturday?

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A franchise advocate is lobbying American Express to allow franchisees from small outfits to take part in its holiday marketing campaign designed to promote independently-owned enterprises.
November 29, 2011 in Franchises
A 2011 Holiday Shopping Trend Snapshot

A 2011 Holiday Shopping Trend Snapshot

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What retail forecasters expect from online customers during the holiday spending season this year.
November 23, 2011 in Growth Strategies
Video: How Indie Merchants Are Prepping for the HolidaysPlay Video

How Indie Merchants Are Prepping for the Holidays (Video)

For retailers, the holiday season is critical. We look at how small businesses in one New York marketplace are planning to win customers.
November 18, 2011 in Marketing Basics
Small Business Saturday Kicks Off

Small Business Saturday Kicks Off

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New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg urges consumers across the country to support independent merchants on Nov. 26.
October 27, 2011 in Marketing Ideas
Five Tips for Turning Picky Holiday Shoppers Into Buyers

Five Tips for Turning Picky Holiday Shoppers Into Buyers

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As fewer shoppers may visit stores this holiday season, you'll have to get more of them to buy to see sales grow. Here are some tips.
October 26, 2011 in Make the Sale
Five Tips for Turning Picky Holiday Shoppers Into Buyers

Five Tips for Turning Picky Holiday Shoppers Into Buyers

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As fewer shoppers may visit stores this holiday season, you'll have to get more of them to buy to see sales grow. Here are some tips.
October 26, 2011 in Make the Sale
Seven Tips for Successful Holiday Marketing Campaigns

Seven Tips for Successful Holiday Marketing Campaigns

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When you want to spread some holiday cheer, combine email and social media to reach a broader audience.
October 24, 2011 in Online Marketing
Video: How Can I Stand Out in the Holiday Sales Rush?Play Video

How Can I Stand Out in the Holiday Sales Rush? (Video)

Mike Michalowicz, author of The Toilet Paper Entrepreneur, shares three tips on how small business owners can stand out among competitors during the holiday rush. Part of our Coaches Corner series.
October 12, 2011 in Marketing Ideas
Five Ways to Gear Up Your Marketing for the Holiday Shopping Season

Five Ways to Gear Up Your Marketing for the Holiday Shopping Season

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The winter holiday shopping season is still weeks away, but the clock is ticking for those making marketing plans.
October 5, 2011 in Marketing Basics
Can 'Small Business Saturday' Save Christmas?

Can 'Small Business Saturday' Save Christmas?

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We're already thinking about the upcoming holiday season -- and how many of our readers who are independent merchants will fare this year.
September 28, 2011 in Marketing Ideas

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