Merchandising Tips

Learn How to Make the Most of Organics

When done well, few items generate as much excitement and added sales as watermelons. Here are a few key points to keep in mind when merchandising watermelons that will benefit you in promoting this warm weather treat.  
Typically, it is the lush summer fruits that we tend to focus on when presenting our dynamic summer-look, and yet it is actually a vegetable that really rules the summer produce season. That vegetable, of course, is corn. Perhaps even more so than...
Pluots might be one of the best tasting fruits that you will ever eat. They have one of the highest brix level readings on a refractometer of any fruit on the market. What this means is that it is one of the sweetest treats that you will ever put...
We put so much energy into creating the “perfect” department for our customers - a clean and friendly environment, beautifully merchandised product, a well-educated and informed staff and a product selection that is second to none. You...
Companies on average lose 50 percent of their customers every five years. Sixty-six percent of those customers leave due to poor customer care, according to the Yankee Group. And it's five to ten times more costly to acquire a new customer than...
It’s easy to talk about the importance of customer service. Most of us say that we understand that the customer comes first. We all get it. We all understand it. And yet, it’s not always how it plays out in reality.  
A question that I am frequently asked is “how can we be sure that organic food grown in Mexico is truly organic?” This question tends to draw concern from quite a few of our retail customers and many of their shoppers as well.