The number of shops on the high street continues to be in decline with the smaller independent traders struggling to stay open in the difficult economic climate and larger well known retailers closing after the disappointing Christmas sales. The stores that do remain tend to be larger with a bigger capacity for stock.
|Photo by Roberto Verzo|
- Reducing the size of the stockroom to increase the size of the selling areas
- Reducing costs by reducing stock holding
- Introducing vendor managed inventory