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Summer 2013
Branding Basics

A consistent branding strategy represents a business’ personality and creates a strong store image.

AnastaziaCandles-copyPrivate label products—such as these candles from Anastazia Home Decor in Geneva & Glen Ellyn, IL— distinguish your store from others in the area.

Differentiation is vital to defining a retail image and positioning your store as special.


Anastazia-Box-copyAs shown here, a self-inking stamp of the store logo can be used on wrapped gifts, bags, boxes and other paper products. Such stamps are less expensive that buying custom-printed paper goods. Custom printed stickers are another solution.


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Especially in areas with significant foot traffic, bags printed with store logos become walking billboards. Encourage customers to bring custom store bags back for reuse by offering a discount or incentive when they return. The bags become a brand reminder.





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Upcoming Trade Shows

September 23, 2017 - September 24, 2017

Peters Valley Craft Fair

Augusta, NJ
September 24, 2017 - September 27, 2017

LA Mart (Fall)

Los Angeles, CA
September 26, 2017 - September 28, 2017

Panama City Gift Show

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September 30, 2017 - October 2, 2017

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Greensboro, NC
October 12, 2017 - October 15, 2017

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75 Applewood Drive, Suite A
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