Making the right connections with your customers can ensure repeat business for your stores. This is especially critical in the consumer technology field.
By providing customers with the most accurate information about the systems and devices they are considering, you can build trust that can endure beyond a single purchase.
Make note of these key benefits which can positively impact your store when your sales associates have the right product knowledge.
With more than 80 million Millennials in the U.S. alone, this demographic is emerging as a force to be reckoned with in retail technology. Born between 1980 and 2000, Millennials are typically among the most tech-dependent and electronically inclined consumers. In fact, the average millennial owns 7.7 connected devices.
Their in-depth knowledge of emerging tech and online shopping methods can provide valuable opportunities for retailers.
Taking advantage of the back-to-school shopping season helps your store achieve higher sales and increased traffic. The 2017 season is expected to see an increase in tech sales over 2016. Understanding the current trends in back-to-school shopping is crucial in capturing the business the of these shoppers.
Here are some effective marketing strategies to employ during the late summer and fall of this year.
The Edge Crew of the Intel® Retail Edge Program recently returned from a road tour promoting the Score with Intel® Core competition. Crew members met with retail sales associates and managers to discuss this year’s competition that’s currently underway.
Crew members visit with hundreds of associates and managers during the year to talk about the benefits of participating in the Intel® Retail Edge Program as well as spread the word on the various competitions and promotions held throughout the year.
Many sales associates who participate in the Intel® Retail Edge Program take advantage of the mobile app that allows them to learn and earn at anytime from anywhere. Available for iPhone* and Android* users, 71 percent of participants active in the Program find the app useful1.
Our retail partners have indicated they would like an app unique to managers that allows them to access information on their stores and employees who participate in the Program. Good news! There’s an app for that and it will be available soon!