Valentine’s day is not just a great day for lovers. It’s also a big day for small business owners and startup entrepreneurs.
As we all know, the love month encourages a lot of consumers to spend for items that can be given as gifts. Items like flowers, chocolates, mementos and jewelry as well as hotel reservations and restaurants are popular this season. Businesses consider this as a great opportunity to create sales making it one of the biggest shopping holidays around the world.
If you’re into jewelry business, February may be one of the busiest months for your business. So busy that you might even consider having someone to assist you in dealing with the increased foot traffic in your store for Valentine’s Day. But how else can you make sure that your wholesale jewelry storeis running smoothly amidst the busyness of this special day.
1. Keep Store Organized
With all the customers that will be coming in your store this day, it’s important to device a way as to how you can keep everything in order. From your inventory, gift boxes and packaging, inventory and gift tags, it’s best to invest on storage boxes and shelves so you can quickly access everything you need in instant. An organized store can make shopping more convenient and can attract more holiday shoppers.
2. Make sure you have enough stocks for last minute shoppers
Instead of just preparing for the one day event, it’s best to keep your store ready for early birds as well as for last minute shoppers. Those who are not able to take a leave from work may spend their valentine’s day after office hours or during the weekend. Make sure your store can handle the demands of your customers by getting different designs, color and sizes of wholesale jewelry that your customers may be interested of.
3. Hire a staff or store assistant
If your budget will allow, especially when you’re expecting a lot of people to visit your store, consider hiring a part time staff or store assistant and train them to handle customer the right way. If you have friends or family members who will be glad to help you out, you can also ask for their assistance.
Are you ready for this love fest? Share us some of your tips on how to run your jewelry store this Valentine’s Day!