Display Inspirations

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Containing Chaos

A well-organized store is essential to increasing sales. Orderly displays are challenging when unruly products are not corralled effectively. Choose display options that encourage neatness with maximum merchandise exposure and you may find you solve... more »

Nautical and Nice

Nautical trends emerge reinvented with a fresh approach every few years. Display props are readily available and with a few simple guidelines, inspiring nautical displays are simple to create and maintain. Staying Afloat Life preservers... more »

Licensed to Merchandise

Use your creative license when it comes to displaying specific artists' lines. These ideas should help. Using an accent color for props and display backdrops adds dimension and makes a collection pop. This technique is... more »

Now Pumping: Cash!

Frill, the new and exciting gift shop in Cedarburg, Wisconsin, traces its roots back to an old Texaco gas station. Here's the story –in pictures – about how this popular gift shop gunned its motors... more »

Trick or Tweet

Step aside Casper. Halloween's grown up and going to the birds. Why Birds?Birds have always been part of dark folklore. Ancient cultures viewed crows, ravens, owls and vultures as evil and demonic. There's something inherently... more »

Impulsive Behaviors

A little thought and effort devoted to merchandising impulse-buying areas can pay off in increased average sales this holiday season. Impulse Merchandise!Impulse buys occur when shoppers purchase products they had not planned on buying. Strategically... more »

Small Business Saturday = Super Sales!

Leverage the power of Small Business Saturday to really increase your profits this year. Here are ten tips to get you started.A national initiative, Small Business Saturday encourages customers to shop and support local community... more »

What’s Your Sign?

When customers near your store, you only have a few seconds to grab their attention. What message is your store sign sending?Here is a quick checklist to make sure your store's sign is speaking the... more »

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