5 New Year’s resolutions for your retail business


Analytics, Saudi ERP & Website Solution Blog     October 23, 2017

Every New Year is considered as a fresh start, a new chance to learn from the past and take decisions associated with the achievement of coming 365 days. In the retail business setting New Year’s resolution involves the steps of setting your goals and achievements in the coming year and take positive steps to accomplish the goals. Being a retailer there is a time to access your all achievements and plan for the future of your retail business because you are the only person who actually knows the demand of your business and growth of your success. Today we have outlined 5 New Year’s resolution for the retailers that could assist them in the growth of their business goals.

5 New Year’s resolution for the retailers

Accept the importance of Social Media:

If you are a retailer and still haven’t accepted the importance of Social Media in your business should think and search about it. Social Media is important for the branding of your retail business, therefore, it should be accepted of joined by the retailers immediately in the New Year. Nowadays Social Media is a source of marketing, communication, and branding of the retail business. Social Media platforms like Facebook, Tweeter, Instagram, and Pinterest etc. are considered as a huge source of boosting the sales and branding the business in this digital age. In your New Year’s resolution include the presence of social media, you’ll see by yourself the positive effects and outcomes of your presence in the form of customer’s engagements.

Update the e-commerce website:

Whether you’re running a small or large retail business, in the Year it is important to update your e-commerce website means to review and update your products on your website add the required details and add more things to the attract as well as ease of the customers. If you are updating your website regularly that means you are encouraging the customers to browse and purchase your products.

Make a habit to collect and use statics:

Being a retailer it is your responsibility to collect the statistics related your product and customer’s demand. Examine the comprehensive customer’s loyalty, plan to personalize the consumer’s experience, study briefly the social media’s reviews and gather the insights. These all data statics are important at least for a yearly review of the retailer so mark it as your New Year’s resolution. All data will allow the retailer to improve their business plans according to the customer’s preference.

Ensure your online and offline presence:

You are regularly updating your online website and paying attention to your online appearance but this is not enough to expand your business and customer’s trust. Ensure online as well as an offline presence for your customers and the vendors. Arrange some yearly meetings with your vendors and share the important stats of your business growth. Such meetings are important to enhance the vendor’s trust on your business. No doubt social media is effective for the business branding but there is a strong need to add a human element to brand your business as well as engage the clients. You may promote your business to the people who usually don’t shop online.

Know as well as treat your employees:

You’re a retailer and your focus should be the company’s growth but don’t forget the people’s efforts for the success of your company. All of your employees are playing their part efficiently and rising the sales of your company. Your employees are the real face of your organization so it is your responsibility to find some time and at least have a cup of coffee with them. Your time will be utilized in intensifying some hidden talent in your organization that could benefit your business. Add in the list of your New Year’s resolution that you’re going to have some time with your employees to know them well.

To Conclude:

These are the 5 New Year’s resolution for the retailers, trust me these are not useless but could boost your business’s sales and increase your as well as employee’s confidence on success.