Small Business Trends – The world of retail is changing — perhaps faster than at any time in history. How can a small retailer keep up with what customers want? One way is by keeping up with the latest retail insights from retail consulting firm BRP. The company does a wealth of consumer surveys to find out what today’s shoppers want from retailers.
While some of the research is most applicable to larger retail chains with bigger budgets than small retailers, there is still a lot to learn. You’ll want to pore over the massive report yourself, but here are some of the key takeaways.
What Retail Store Customers Want:
1. Provide Personalized Customer Service
2. Offer Online/Offline Integration
3. Make the Most of Mobile Technology
4. Lure Them with Loyalty Rewards
5. Offer Store Financing
What do retail customers want? It changes from day to day. But since 63% of consumers will stop shopping at your store after just one unsatisfactory shopping experience, you’d better offer it.
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