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Retail FAQ: How to Continue Serving Customers During the Coronavirus Crisis

Retail FAQ: How to Continue Serving Customers During the Coronavirus Crisis

Posted by Michael Stefanakos, March 22, 2020
Friends in Retail. The retail industry, along with the entire world, has entered a time of great uncertainty. Here at FieldStack, we are proud to be helping long-time and new clients continue operations during the novel coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic. 

COVID-19 Update from CEO Brett Wickard

To Our Valued Clients. As we all work to protect our families, colleagues, and communities during the novel Coronavirus / COVID-19 outbreak, I want to share a message of support and let you know ...

Holiday Retail Report 2019

Well, Deloitte predicted a strong holiday season for retail and now the MasterCard SpendingPulse survey confirms it: the 2019 holidays rocked for retail.

Holiday Retail Forecast 2019

So, the soothsayers are all chiming in, and saying that 2019 is set to be a strong holiday season for many retailers. Huzzah! The question is, which retailers are predicted to benefit most, and is ...

FieldNotes: What Is Perpetual Inventory?

Perpetual inventory is a wonder of our time, and we encourage every retailer to apply it. But, you may ask, what the heck is it?

A Quick Pet Specialty Success Story

With our team headed to SuperZoo (the national show for pet retailers) in Vegas this month, I want to take a minute to share a pet retail success story with our SuperZoo friends. (Of course, ...

Pet Specialty: Make Time to Build Store Culture!

Note: With SuperZoo 2019 on the way, we’re preparing by sharing info for pet specialty retailers. If you’re in a different category, FieldStack will optimize your chain, too!

3 Approaches to E-Commerce for Pet Specialty

Note: With SuperZoo 2019 on the way, we’re preparing by sharing info for pet specialty retailers. If you’re in a different category, FieldStack will optimize your chain, too!

FieldNotes: Can Slow Sellers Help Strong Sales?

It’s ancient wisdom: If a product doesn’t turn, I drop it. If a product’s returns aren’t high enough, I drop it. Any inventory manager will tell you to remove a slow-seller from your shelf to make ...

FieldNotes: Should Every Store Order Like Your Strongest Store?

If you want to grow your retail chain, you need to ensure that each store performs as well as your highest-performing store. So, you see how that store is stocked and extend those same practices to ...