Here at YOOBIC, we’re always talking about the importance of retail employee engagement. However, when it comes to employees who are always on the move - such as merchandisers or area managers - engagement is much tougher to maintain.
For any successful restaurant chain, the goal is to expand your network. Opening more branches is exciting, but this is where many companies hit a wall. The more people are involved in a franchise, the more difficult it is to keep things running smoothly - especially if you’re going international.
The new school year is almost upon us, and you know what that means - it's time to start shopping for school supplies.
Food waste is something we've come to accept as the status quo for grocery retailers. No one wants to eat expired food, so it gets tossed. But times are changing.
Topics: retail sales training
The humble store associate does not get enough credit. Anyone who has ever worked in retail will tell you that it’s no easy ride. Shifts are long, hours can be unpredictable, the pay isn’t great, you’re on your feet all day… and don’t even get us started on rude customers. At best, you get bored; at worst, jaded.
Did you know that one garbage truck of textiles is landfilled or incarcerated every second? Or that the fashion industry produces a higher percentage of global wastewater and carbon emissions than all international flights and maritime shipping?