How to Establish Security Measures and Procedures for Your Retail Stores in 6 Steps

In retail, even the slightest lapse in safety and security can spell disaster. Theft, fraud, and data breaches can put a sizeable dent on your bottom line… and reputation. Industry data shows that security issues in retail aren’t slowing down. The NRF's latest retail security survey found that overall shrink in retail is trending up. … Continue reading How to Establish Security Measures and Procedures for Your Retail Stores in 6 Steps

10 Reasons Why Retailers Use Store Audit Software

We couldn’t think of one reason why retailers, particularly franchise-based retailers, use (or ought to use) store audit software, we thought of ten. 1. Your customers and employees’ health and safety When serving customers, compliance with standards and regulations is not simply a matter of building a positive customer experience; your customers and employees’ health … Continue reading 10 Reasons Why Retailers Use Store Audit Software

5 Steps to Implementing a Retail Data Collection Program

Retail data collection consists of capturing, storing and reporting on data about the state and performance of retail stores at a certain point in time and over time. This post presents several guidelines and best practices for setting up a successful program, especially in the context of multi-unit retail. Step 1: Define the scope of … Continue reading 5 Steps to Implementing a Retail Data Collection Program