Inventory Planning

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Consulting Services

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Retail Sales Training

Our comprehensive sales training program can transform your store from a retail organization to a sales organization, primed to sell.

Blacks Retail Report

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Business and Online Retail Strategies


A Retailer’s 10 Commandments

February 26, 2015

Thou Shalt NOT: 1) Overbuy—Buying too much inventory can leave you with aging goods at the end of the season. This strangles your cash [...]


Holiday Fashion Lends a Luxury Feel

December 10, 2014

The holidays are perfect time to put on something special and this season has some beautiful pieces to choose from. We talked to New [...]