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What do we put on: leather, bamboo, latex or silicone? In spring and summer, the demand for shoe insoles traditionally increases.

In the summer, many orthopedic problems worsen, as we walk more, walk, which increases the load on the joints, the heat also exacerbates the situation. Swelling, fatigue and aches in the legs, increased sweating, calluses, corns, irritation,…
20.06.2022 1698

The dream Team. Sales Growth Factors in a Shoe Store

The personnel issue is one of the most acute in shoe retail. A good seller is difficult to find at first, to recognize among other candidates, and then it is difficult to keep in the company. SR expert and permanent speaker of the business program of the Euro Shoes exhibition Maria…
24.05.2022 2059

Light accents and nuances. New approaches to shoe store lighting

The pandemic has changed consumer behavior and forced retailers to reduce the costs of offline retailing. Today, the buyer spends less time in the store, more often chooses proven brands, and makes a purchase decision faster. On the other hand, in…
17.05.2022 1677

Knowledge useful for shoe sellers about the features of sports models, the physiology of the feet and the biomechanics of walking

Sports shoes have ruled the ball for more than one season and make up at least half of the assortment of a retail shoe store. Models differ not only in style, color or color palette, decor, textures, but also in purpose: shoes for running, for…
26.04.2022 2466

How the buyer makes a purchase decision and psychological methods to influence it

In one of his previous articles, Evgeny Danchev, a permanent expert and author of our magazine, spoke about the psychological profile of a sales assistant. It was about the effective selection of applicants for the vacancy of a sales assistant. Far from...
29.03.2022 3681

Assortment planning in an unstable demand environment

What opportunities and limitations does the transition from a traditional rigid planning system to a new flexible planning and fashion assortment management system conceal? In this article, a resident expert on fashion trends and management issues ...
11.01.2022 3735

WhatsApp and Telegram: Business Opportunities

Messengers are one of the key channels of business communication with customers and an integral part of the marketing mix, which works effectively at all stages of the marketing funnel. Also, messengers allow you to comprehensively solve various tasks of brands - ...
14.12.2021 4426

Mistakes in the lighting of the sales area that spoil the impression of a shoe store

Professional, correctly selected, high-quality lighting in the sales area and shoe store windows guarantees success with customers. But making it is not easy. A holistic approach to lighting design ...
16.11.2021 5236

The psychological profile of the sales assistant

If you conduct a survey of retail business executives and ask what the main problem is now, then the answer "Where to find and how to keep good sellers" will certainly be included in the top three answers. Expert SR Evgeny Danchev ...
12.10.2021 5660

Technical aspects of display space and current trends in its design

Showcase creation and decoration is a whole art. In order for the display part of your store to work 100%, you need to carefully think it over conceptually and prepare it technically. SR expert in visual merchandising, shop window design and ...
16.09.2021 5803

Truth and myths about TikTok. The five most common misconceptions about this unique social network

TikTok has become a striking phenomenon both among B2C users and among business representatives who seek to sell their product to this very audience. And, of course, it instantly became overgrown with myths and speculation! The purpose of this article is to separate the truth from ...
06.07.2021 5704

Design rules for a shoe and accessories store

When you visit shoe stores, as a client, do you pay attention to how the sales area is arranged: where is the checkout, where is the fitting area and is there enough of this area inside the store or there is a line of those who want to try on shoes, but not ...
31.05.2021 14013

Pandemic-influenced visual merchandising transformation for shoe and accessories store

The pandemic and quarantine restrictions have led to global changes in all areas, including fashion retail. New conditions require adaptation. The client's solvency and behavior have changed significantly during the pandemic, the format ...
25.05.2021 6699

User generated content as a way to promote and increase sales

The topic of filling a commercial profile, it would seem, has already been studied far and wide. At the same time, there are a lot of faceless, similar and boring accounts in the online space. Accidentally getting on such pages, you quickly flip through them, and if suddenly and ...
12.05.2021 4711

How to form an assortment of shoes so that the ratio of basic and fashion models is optimal

In the previous issue in this section, we wrote about what influences the formation of the optimal assortment of a shoe store, and how to draw up a perfectly balanced assortment matrix. In this issue, SR expert on assortment ...
27.04.2021 7361

Shoe business management in 2021: what to look for

The past year was a shock for most, a new starting point, the beginning of the end or a complete transformation of the retail business. One of the main results - 2020 literally pushed online retail, intensive digitalization of sales channels, ...
27.04.2021 9584

Pop up presentation

Pop up store is a successful format in fashion retail, which is predicted to strengthen, flourish and new forms in the medium term. The emergence of the pop up store concept in the fashion industry is credited with the Japanese luxury brand of clothing, footwear and ...
02.04.2021 6719

The main mistakes in assortment planning, and how to avoid them?

Today, the entire fashion business chooses a strategy for the development of analytics and planning. Almost every businessman is faced with the need to analyze their inventory balances, choose commercially successful models and optimize their own ...
27.02.2021 5384

How does mystery shopping help expose the gaps in your store's service?

Today, the lack of quality service and a customer-oriented atmosphere in the store is bad manners. Companies that did not care about their customers, did not think about their feelings and emotions before, during and after shopping - ...
19.01.2021 7562

Marketing for a retail shoe store. How to incentivize customers to buy with gifts

In this article, SR expert, business coach Evgeny Danchev talks about how to conduct a marketing campaign that will be equally profitable for both the company and ...
19.01.2021 9979
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