Norm Coburn from New England Spas in the Boston metro has been attending the industry trade shows for 30+ years. In this episode he tells us when he starts planning for the show (six months in advance!), what he tries to accomplish when he’s there and his strategy for shows.
In part 2, Jim discusses the process of converting to an ESOP. https://media.blubrry.com/thesparetailerpodcast/p/sparetailer.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/16-JimVanFleet-Pt.-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
We’re under new ownership In our “Tales of Sales” feature, we report on ownership transitions at hot tub retail stores, and it turns out we have another story to add — mine. As of this publication, I am the owner of SpaRetailer, along with our other publications PoolPro, Spasearch and Poolsearch.
Dealer Strategy Session: Tent Sales By Clearwater Pool & Spa To pull off a successful tent sale, evaluate the associated costs, examine the importance of coworker buy-in and earn community participation. Recognize the connection between these vital components and you’ll potentially sell an average of one spa per day over
Give customers a shopping trip they’ll remember by Linda Cahan Retail used to be fun. Before the recessions of 1980 to 1982, many retailers were organizing events and promotions to bring people into stores not only to shop, but to have a memorable experience. Experiential retail wasn’t a buzzword; it