The retail industry has been flourishing over the past several years, and due to the still ongoing health crisis, more retail businesses are either moving online or complementing their in-store business with that online presence. Customers crave more convenience than ever before, meaning that having your products at their fingertips (quite literally) is no longer a matter of choice, but need. If you were to stay focused on your physical store only, you’d lose much more business than you would be able to anticipate.Read more
What technological trends will shape the future of the retail industry? In this article, Lucía González, our marketing manager, tells us some major trends that can shape this future in 2021 and beyond. This is a collaboration for Hexis Cyber blog.
Because of the current COVID 19 environment, the retail sector is living some drastic changes that will continue in the coming years. To face this situation, retailers should remain up to date with these technological advances.
Modern retail companies operate in the online and offline realms nowadays, and there’s no denying that having a fast, stable, and reliable internet connection is the foundation of productivity and customer experience. Not only is having a decent internet connection important for your entire offline operation, but it’s the only way you can manage your online presence, including sales, marketing, support, and beyond.Read more
As business leaders in the retail sector, we’re wearing many hats are we’re constantly thinking of how we can drive productivity, satisfaction, sales, and many other processes and objectives forward. If one thing is for sure, we can’t demand any of that, instead, we need to build towards these goals with strategic decision-making and smart investments. Naturally, to succeed in retail nowadays, you need to invest back in your business, and the best way to do that is to invest in your employees.Read more
Not every leader in the retail sector dreams of expanding the brand beyond national borders or the local group of countries. For one, it’s an expensive move, and it requires months if not years of planning and preparation. That said, a big part of success in the modern retail space is expanding onto the global scene to open and capitalize on the many markets abroad.Read more
In the midst of this surge of online purchases, companies are still doing their best to provide stellar service without compromising their security. This is a slippery slope for retailers, one that can help brands retain customers and inspire loyalty, or increase the risk of data breaches and a vast array of similarly damaging cyber security issues. The truth is, cyber security is not and never will be a “set it and forget it” type of deal, and brands need to embrace the learning curve of managing this sector to elevate security and experience in one go.Read more
Our marketing manager, Lucía González, has written a post for Bizzmark Blog with a lot of useful tips to avoid crowds and fight Covid-19 in you store.Read more
Workforce mangement is one of the toughest challenges for any business leader, especially in these trying and unpredictable times. Now that people are under a lot of stress and their minds might be elsewhere because of the pandemic, workforce management is no lnger just about monitorng time and attendance or issuing objectives – it’s about leadership, guidance, compassion, and much more.Read more
With the global COVID-19 pandemic changing our lives on a daily basis, it’s easy to understand why the world of business has been changing as well. We’re all trying to adapt to the new situation and make the most of our current positions. When it comes to the retail industry, dealing with lockdowns and social distancing has made it hard for the people in this industry to earn as much money as they’re used to, which is why they have to start looking for new ways to make a buck. If you’re a part of this industry as well, here are a few tips and ideas you might want to explore if you wish to turn 2021 into a successful year for your retail business.Read more