Retail Bound's articles

  1. Shopper & Customer
Retail is an ever-evolving industry that has seen its fair share of changes over the years. From traditional brick-and-mortar stores to the rise of e-commerce, product startups have had to adapt and keep up with changing consumer behavior. In recent years, technological advancements and shifting consumer preferences have caused significant disruptions in the retail landscape. […]
  1. Partnerships & Alt Profit
If you have a great product idea that would be perfect to sell on retailers’ shelves but need help with funding, both Kickstarter & Indiegogo, two well-known crowdfunding platforms, would be the perfect platforms to check out. As the two largest crowdfunding sites, both Kickstarter and Indiegogo have helped thousands of entrepreneurs turn their ideas […]
  1. Channel: Mass
Trying to get your product placed at Walmart, the world largest retailer? Many thousands of businesses every year dream of getting their products into Walmart.  However, only a handful of vendors will make the cut.  Why do some companies make it on the retailer’s shelves while many others don’t?   To answer this question, here […]
  1. Operations & Supply Chain
Welcome back, retail enthusiasts! One of the topics that consistently comes up in the retail world is the logistics of shipping. From the manufacturers to the distributors, to your retail store – there are many factors and unexpected costs to consider during the shipping process that can be often overlooked. There are many facets of […]
  1. Department: Consumer Durables
Retail product launches are an essential aspect of the business world, especially in the retail sector. It’s a crucial step to introduce new products or services to potential customers and generate sales. However, launching a retail product is not as simple as it sounds; it requires careful planning, execution, and continuous improvement. That’s why it’s […]
  1. Trends & External Forces
Once a quarter, we sit down with either a client or an agency partner to discuss various topics. This quarter, we are pleased to sit down with Jonathan Chaupin, the founder and CEO of Agency 2.0. an Austin-based agency that does marketing, PR, copywriting, design, advertising, video production, retail and fulfillment for crowdfunding campaigns since […]
  1. Channel: Ecommerce & Digital
Are you looking to launch a new product on Amazon? Don’t worry, you’re not alone. Many businesses and entrepreneurs are turning to Amazon as a platform for selling their products due to its massive reach and customer base. But with so many products already available on Amazon, how do you make yours stand out? How […]
  1. Media & Marketing
In-store audits are an essential part of the retail industry, as they help ensure product manufacturers that their products are displayed correctly in-store. However, it is also a process that can be prone to mistakes if not done properly. As such, knowing the common errors that may arise during an in-store audit can help you […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
In the competitive world of wholesale retail, sustaining growth and optimizing financial performance are paramount objectives for established retailers. While various strategies exist to achieve these goals, leveraging net terms emerges as a powerful tool. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore the strategic utilization of net terms to drive expansion and bolster revenue growth for […]
  1. Shopper & Customer
Are you planning to exhibit at a trade show in 2024? If so, there are a few things you can do to make sure you have a successful experience. After 30+ years attending and/or exhibiting at trade shows in the US, here are our top 9 tips for exhibitors to have a great trade show. […]
  1. Trends & External Forces
As a product startup, one of your most valuable assets is your intellectual property. This includes any original ideas, designs, or branding elements that set your products apart from others in the market. Without proper protection, these assets are vulnerable to being copied or used by competitors without your permission. In this blog post, we […]
  1. Media & Marketing
Building strength through synergy is the same as putting in the reps at the gym. Do you go for runs? Lift weights? Do CrossFit? Or go boxing? We all know a workout is essential for achieving peak physical fitness, that’s why even the doctor tells you to be active. This translates perfectly to business development […]