From Big Issue seller to full-time online entrepreneur. We chatted with Simon Mott about sales forecasting, ‘mobile first’ and how he changed his life.
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The bigger chains spend thousands of pounds on visual merchandising. But it’s easy to believe that visual merchandising doesn’t matter when your shop is the size of a walk in closet. VM-consultant Maria Larsson proves to us, even as a small shop owner, it’s essential.
Continue reading Increase product sales by 50% (and 6 other tips for styling your shop)
Imagine the space in your shop as your most valuable employee. Literally every square metre is important and has its own job to do. In this article, we serve up 4 hacks on how to create an engaging environment that drives sales in your retail shop!
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Can successful companies stay grounded and do good? After seven years in advertising, Max Wohlgemuth Kitslaar needed to find out. Strapped to the back of a 40-year old motorcycle it took him 10,000 miles, 32 companies and six months to find out.
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To get the ball – and your business – rolling, you need to ignore the naysayers. But in fact there are more things you can pick up from football that are key for running and growing a business. Continue reading 6 small business tips gathered from the football pitch
Have you just opened your shop – or launched a new line of products? To get featured in a blog with thousands of followers who are potential customers might give you a boost in sales beyond your dreams! Continue reading 5 tips to get promoted by the right blogger
Handmade African inspired streetwear – JEKKAH is a beautiful example of how it’s possible to combine fashion, ethical responsibility and a scalable business. Co-founder Petros Solomou shares his best tips and learnings from creating and growing an alternative clothing brand.
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At iZettle we work 24/7 to ensure 100% safe transactions. As a leading fintech company, it’s part of our mission to raise awareness around online security. Today: the importance of passwords and how to set up a password manager!
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Not only can music spark the buying behavior, it can also reduce the perceived waiting time. Use music to give your shop a voice and increase add-on sales – our friends at Soundtrack Your Brand shares their best hacks with us!
Continue reading Why science says you should play music in your shop
A big leap can be spurred by a niche idea. Vari McGeachy went from working in a book shop to starting a Penguin book haven.
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