Palmer Retail Solutions Blog

The Best Location for A Cash Wrap Counter

Deciding on the best location for your cash wrap counter is one of the most important decisions you’ll make as a retailer. You want to ensure cash wraps are conveniently located and easy to find, whether you have just one or several throughout...

Black Friday Tips: How to Use Retail Fixtures to Maximize Sales

The heavy-duty retail season is almost upon us. Your displays reflect football, Halloween, and Thanksgiving. And then – literally overnight – it’s Black Friday, the beginning of that all-important Christmas rush. Yikes!

Busy as you are, you have...

Planogram 101: The Ultimate Guide to Store Design

Store design and visual merchandising work together to sell your products but only if you arrange things strategically. A planogram is the centerpiece of that effort. It organizes your store so people can find products, and it helps you place...

Tips to Turn Mall Foot Traffic Into Kiosk Customers

One of the most challenging aspects of the mall kiosk business involves engaging with customers. So far, our series on mall kiosks has discussed how to get started in the business, how to pick the right size for your kiosk and how to keep your...

8 Retail Stockroom Organization Methods to Improve Productivity

If your retail stockroom is messy or poorly organized, you can lose track of inventory and lose sales, too.

It’s time to take stock, as they say, and get that stockroom organized, so you can be less frustrated and more productive. Even if your...

5 Tips to Make Your Storefront Stand Out

Whether it’s on the street or in the middle of a mall, you want your storefront to stand out from your neighbors. Your prosperity depends on attracting customers, so your storefront design has to capture their attention and inspire them to...

Creative and Profitable: 5 Tips for a Successful Kiosk Design

You’ve decided on the perfect products or service for your kiosk. You just know people will love what you have to offer. But how can you get them to notice your kiosk and step up for a closer look? It takes creative design to catch the eye of...

Self Checkout: The Pros and Cons of Giving the Customer Control

Self-checkout continues to grow in popularity among retailers because today’s customers like the idea of a shopping experience tailored to their personal needs and desires. And these days, experience drives repeat sales and long-term loyalty....

Retail 101: Best Practices for an Efficient Cash Wrap

In today's retail environment, speed is everything. Customers are looking for quick and efficient transactions. Waiting in line is no one's favorite past time. Efficient cash wraps and checkout lines result in a satisfied customer and a calm and...

The Difference Between Kiosk Merchandising and In-Store Merchandising

A kiosk business is really just a miniature retail store, right? Well, not quite. While there are many obvious similarities, kiosk merchandising and in-store merchandising have some notable differences.

Here are the biggest differences.