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Infographic: Small Retailers Can Compete and Win

SCORE’s latest infographic, sponsored by Kimco Realty, examines the power of small retailers who not only compete against the big stores, but win. Read more


Secrets to Managing a Store Successfully: Part II

June 20, 2019,

Small retailers need to adapt to the ever-changing market. Here, we define four additional best practices store managers can adopt to improve store operations.


How to Develop a Return Policy for Your Retail Store

Your retail return policy can have a big effect on your customer satisfaction and your store's profitability. Learn best ideas for your retail return policy. Read more


Visual Merchandising and Design Tips for Your Retail Store

Visual merchandising and design work together to attract shoppers into your store, lead them through your displays, and persuade them to buy. Read more


Disaster Preparedness for Retail Stores

40 to 60% of small businesses that close due to a natural disaster never re-open. Download this eguide to learn how to create and implement a disaster plan. Read more


5 Ways Your Online Presence Can Boost Your In-Store Sales

May 24, 2019

Here are five steps you can take to ensure your small business digital online presence boosts your in-store sales.


Secrets to Managing a Store Successfully: Part I

May 17, 2019,

From inventory management to theft prevention, read the core principles and techniques you should apply to manage a store successfully.


Use a Loyalty Program to Grow Sales at Your Retail Store or Restaurant

May 17, 2019

The long-term success of your retail store or restaurant depends on repeat customers. One of the best ways to encourage customer loyalty is with a loyalty program.


Is Your Product Ready for Walmart?

May 14, 2019,

Does your small business have what it takes to sell products to Walmart? Read how to prepare your pitch for their annual “Made in the USA” Open Call event.


8 Retail Trends You Need to Know About

May 3, 2019

Retail success is all about having the latest and greatest products. Learn all about the latest trends in retail.