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Holiday Retail Report 2019

Holiday Retail Report 2019

Posted by Michael Stefanakos, January 07, 2020
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 ...

Holiday Gratitude

FieldStack has some amazing clients in the pet specialty category, and this holiday season we decided to express our gratitude to all the critters out there. Thanks to everyone at FieldStack (and ...

Record Store Retail Management Software

How is FieldStack customer BullMoose defying retail norms to continue growing? RetailDive dives in deep for this awesome analysis.