David Brown, president of the Edge Retail Academy, says as you head into the Christmas shopping season, it’s vital to not only let go of underperforming inventory, but consider doing the same with your staff.
In a panel discussion here at The SMART Show Dallas, Cathy Calhoun of Calhoun Jewelers in Royersford, PA, offered up an idea to drive people into your store this Christmas. Better yet, she said to feel free to steal her idea.
The SMART Show Dallas’ education day kicked off with a website to-do list from the folks at Gemfind. Presenters Alex Fetanat and Tyler Matthews offered up 10 action items to get your website into the second decade of the 21st century.
Kate Peterson's presentation — titled "Everything I Need To Know I Learned From Santa" — was witty and wise, with many allusions to Kris Kringle, his workshop and reindeer, weaving in lines from "Santa Clause is Coming to Town."
Isaac Kornhauser, Marc Williams, Amber Worley, and Jason Marchiafava will meet in three head-to-head battles (palladium, engraving, and wax carving) over two action-packed days at The SMART Show Dallas. Don't miss it!
We are passionate about helping you be the smartest retailer possible. So just like in Chicago, the education program in Dallas is designed to sharpen your business prowess and get you geared up for a stellar year.
Your journey to a successful 2012 holiday season could begin here. First step: register for The SMART Show Dallas from September 8-10. Second step: follow this blog. Over the next few months, we'll set you up for super holidays by sharing one smart holiday idea per week from the INSTORE and INDESIGN archives.
Ready for record-setting holidays? We aim to give you the tools at The SMART Show Dallas from September 8-10, 2012. In the meantime, to get you started thinking about your holidays right now, we'll be sharing one smart holiday idea per week from the INSTORE archives.
One thing you may not know about The SMART Show Dallas is that it is taking place concurrently with another key event on the trade show calendar – The Select Jewelry Show Dallas, coming September 9-10 at the Dallas Ritz Carlton.