Words are thrown around and almost overused, and often leave us wondering “what do they really mean?”.
Each year the market is saturated with catch phrases and buzzwords. For large retailers, their meanings are usually easy to pinpoint and it is quite obvious as to how they can be applied to the day-to-day running of a business. For a small-scale retail operation, it is important to be relevant and aware of the trends, but it is essential to integrate the principles of buzzwords in a strategic way that can help bring results and impact the business in a successful way.
Let’s examine a few words that will continue to be popular into 2019.
TURN THEORY INTO PRACTICE
At the beginning of each year examine trends, analyze buzzwords and apply a few of the terms that feel like a good fit. Consumers are very selective, highly informed, and they are looking for retailers who are being transparent.
WHAT'S ALL THE BUZZ ABOUT?
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