Retail task management is the process of managing tasks to ensure in-store compliance and execution. This comprehensive guide to task management is for retailers and includes the main reasons stores fail to complete tasks and what you can do about it.
Here’s how a business can quickly communicate and implement policy changes and best practice updates across all locations in a time of crisis.
Nobody said running a retail business would be easy. Even the most conscientious retailer can get bogged down trying to juggle the tasks that comprise day-to-day responsibilities. That’s why business operations need to be approached strategically. From managing sales associates to keeping a fresh flow of inventory stocked on the shelves, you can cut costs … Continue reading Retail Best-Practices to Help You Streamline Store Operations
Problem: Executing a Product Recall The Center for Disease Control and Prevention lists 36 investigations for foodborne E. coli outbreaks for 2019! The most recent culprit, romaine lettuce, was identified in November 2019. Forty people in 16 states have become ill with the outbreak strain of E. coli O157:H7. The result was a massive product … Continue reading How-to Quickly Execute a Product Recall
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The purpose of store execution is to drive sales, cut costs and increase competitiveness and customer satisfaction across all locations.
The need Most retailers implement some form of two-way communication between the stores and/or CPG field representatives and head office. Typically these communication channels look like this: 1. Head office needs to communicate some information to all/some stores or field reps, in all/some regions in one or more languages (particularly important in officially bilingual countries … Continue reading Successfully Implement Communication Channels Between Stores/CPG Field Reps and Head-Office
In-store execution is known to drive sales and cut costs. But for these and other known merits of execution, how do you actually achieve it?
Retail task management is the process of managing tasks including priority, due date, granular distribution to selected recipients (typically store management), tracking and reporting.