Conduct a Merchandising Audit in Ten Steps

Sharing best practices with in-store execution, store data collection and merchandising audits is the primary purpose of the Compliantia blog.  To this end, we have addressed the following: How to build a store merchandising checklist How to implement a retail audit process The purpose, scope and best practices of store execution How to choose a retail audit software vendor in … Continue reading Conduct a Merchandising Audit in Ten Steps

How to Build a Store Merchandising Checklist

We are often asked what should go on a store merchandising checklist. Sometimes this question comes from a consumer packaged goods company starting a new merchandising program. Other times, it comes from a CPG, wholesaler or distributor with an existing program, looking to curate or improve their current checklist or automate the process. Regardless of the circumstances, we … Continue reading How to Build a Store Merchandising Checklist

3 Types of Audits Every Retailer Should Conduct

Conducting store audits should be on the to-do list of every retailer, and for good reason — retail audits help you uphold company standards, improve operations, and promote a safe in-store experience. But what exactly are the types of audits you should conduct and how often should you do them? More importantly, how can you … Continue reading 3 Types of Audits Every Retailer Should Conduct

Thankful, a Message from the Compliantia CEO

On October 21, 2016, our engineering team deployed the 250th release of the Compliantia software. Our first release was on August 18, 2009. This means Compliantia has, on average, deployed a release every 1.5 weeks for the last 7 years. Our product team does not "dream up" new features. What we do is actually very … Continue reading Thankful, a Message from the Compliantia CEO

9 Ways to Turn Your Seasonal Employees into Top Performers

Keeping employees motivated is a challenge that retailers face all year round, but the task becomes especially difficult during the holidays when you’re dealing with seasonal staff. Why? Because unlike full-time employees, seasonal workers may not be as invested in your company and thus may not exert themselves fully. If you’re struggling with empowering your … Continue reading 9 Ways to Turn Your Seasonal Employees into Top Performers

4 Loss Prevention Tips to Help You Keep All Your Holiday Profits

The holidays are just a few short weeks away and we know that you and your staff are working hard on sales, promotions, and other seasonal programs. Before rolling out your initiatives, ask yourself: are you working just as hard to minimize loss in your business? While the holidays bring in more customers and sales, … Continue reading 4 Loss Prevention Tips to Help You Keep All Your Holiday Profits

7 Tips to Guarantee the Success of Your Holiday Programs

The holiday season is practically here, and if you’re in retail, you’re likely all geared up for the coming months. You probably have your holiday inventory ready to go, and you have a number of programs planned out. From seasonal promotions to winter-themed window displays, you know exactly what you’ll implement this holiday season to … Continue reading 7 Tips to Guarantee the Success of Your Holiday Programs