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Workshop Details

Event Date and Time
Date(s) - March 1, 2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

Workshop Type
Paid Class

New York City, NY

Learn how to own and operate a retail store in one accelerated educational workshop. 

This one day, semi-annual workshop is hosted by Global Purchasing Companies’ retail strategists as well as other industry professionals.

Topics of the day will cover:

-Basic rules of retailing

-Location and its impact on success

-Buying do’s and dont’s

-Branding and marketing your business

-Social media

-Events and promotions

-Analysis by the numbers (with an emphasis on open-to-buy budgeting and discovering your breakeven point)

-Merchandising and displays

-Operating systems

-Positioning your business for growth

-Elements of e-tailing as a secondary revenue stream

Guest speakers will be announced before date of the event.

Lunch will be provided.

Letters for visa applications and certificates of completion can be provided.

This is a great opportunity to acquire the tools needed to open a retail store, as well as make adjustments to your existing business. 

Class Size and Cancelations

Classes are limited to 10 students.

We require at least a 2 day notice to cancel any reservations. If you cancel within 2 days of the workshop, you may use your credit for a future class. Cancellations earlier than 2 days of the class are subject to a 10% cancellation fee. If you are paying in cash or check at the time of the class, a credit card number is needed to hold your reservation. While it happens rarely, we have the right to cancel a workshop. A full refund will be issued.

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