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The Benefits of Bulk

With the retail landscape changing, many retailers are seeking effective new ways to differentiate their stores and increase customer traffic. From expanding their prepared food selection and offering meal kits to providing a customer experience that includes store events, hands-on displays, entertainment and education, there are a number of opportunities for retailers to attract customers

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Sign Hanging Solution Puts Safety First

There is no doubt that eye-catching window displays and impactful entry signage can immediately and effectively capture consumer interest, which can be valuable for increasing customer traffic. Within the store, ceiling signs and banners can also be used to direct customers to specific departments, seasonal items and promotional products without taking up valuable floor space

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Protecting Pegged Merchandise from Shoplifting

While shoplifting is still the most common crime facing retailers, its biggest losses come from organized theft rings, due to their size and sophistication. According to the National Retail Federation (NRF), 94.6% of surveyed retailers believed their company was the victim of organized retail crime last year. Of particular interest to crime rings are high

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Shelf Management for Labor Reduction Success: Part 2

In part one of this blog (https://blog.ffr.com/), we discussed self-facing systems and the benefits they provide. Those benefits include enhanced appearance, increased accessibility, reduction in labor, preventing disruption, and a reduction in inventory commitments. There are a number of ways that products can be self-faced, including gravity feed systems and pusher systems. For a gravity

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Shelf Management for Labor Reduction Success: Part 1

Labor is one of the largest, if not the largest, operational costs of retail establishments. It is often the first area to be affected when retailers begin cost-cutting measures. At the same time, brick-and-mortar stores are expected to provide improved customer-centric experiences along with a variety of quality products and brands to compete with low

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Make Way for Center Store in Your Produce Department

From finding the perfect healthy snack for packed lunches to selecting just the right ingredients for an upcoming dinner party, most trips to the supermarket aren’t complete without a visit to the produce department. “Survey after survey of customer opinion says one of the predominant reasons they shop a supermarket is because of the fresh

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