When should you buy merchandise? What quantity? What is your pricing policy? In this seminar you will review how to calculate inventory turns, when to do markdowns, how to track sales and place buying according to category, and how to take advantage of buying discounts. Additional topics include inventory management and merchandising, sales and marketing, operations, seasonal environments, and holiday preparation. Retail Success is an advanced class for managers and owners of small to mid-size retail stores.
Ron Stevens, retail marketing expert and MI-SBTDC Senior Business Consultant, will be presenting. Ron has worked around the country with retail giants Marshalls and K-Mart. He brings extensive knowledge about retail marketing and merchandising.
WHEN: July 14, 2010 8:00am-10:00am EST
WHERE: Ann Arbor Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce
115 W Huron St, # 3, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
COST: $25:00 per person
CONTACT: Shannon Beeman or Amy Dibble at 734.547.9170 for more information and to register!