Consulting

We help you come up with the right strategy and plan for your growth.

What We Do

We help you come up with the right strategy and plan for your growth whether it is assessing opportunities in your market and industry, or the feasibility of your concept, or creating a profitable plan for ongoing success, or aligning the operational resources required to execute the plan, or all of these together in one complete solution.

Why Choose Us

Our consulting portfolio includes more than 40 of the Fortune 500 such as, BRP, Sandvik, Narta (Australia), Napa Auto Parts, Epson, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, The Harley-Davidson Motor Company, Fannie May Chocolates, to name a few, plus hundreds of mid-size corporations and smaller companies including Endure It!, Living Well, Monkee’s and more.

How We Do It

We work with you to design, develop and deploy new strategies and a business plan including the technology, policies, processes and training required. We don’t just tell you what to do, we do it with you until it is working and delivering results.

Retail and E-COMMERCE STUDY TOURS

Retail and e-commerce study tours for national and international groups.

As a participant in one of our Retail and E-Commerce Study Tours, whether you are an Owner, Executive, Director or Manager at a major national or international retail company, you are exposed to the latest trends in store layout, design, customer service and merchandise presentation used by retailers that are the leaders in both your industry segment and outside it. We provide you with insights into current and future consumer trends and challenge you to extract ideas that you can use in your own company that will lead to higher sales by making your operations easier and/or more exciting to shop. You are also challenged to develop a critical view of what works and does not work in a retail and online environment and why and to give you a competitive advantage by using concepts that are ahead of the competition.

Our Retail and E-Commerce Study Tour Programs include:

  • Tour planning
  • Travel coordination and reservations
  • Comprehensive training package inclusive of details on the city toured, consumers and retail trends overview, statistics, operating results and corporate strategies on key companies to be visited, evaluation sheets, and more
  • Introduction to the tour learning objectives
  • Conducting the tour and sourcing subject matter experts to cover each topic or guide each visit  
  • Tour debriefing and review of individual action plans

Tours can be organized for as little as 1 day and as much as 14 days.

Sample clients

  • Narta
  • Formula 4
  • Bata
  • Appliance Connexion
  • Driving Singapore's External Economy
  • Spring Singapore

Retail Strategy Consulting

Strategic development consulting to help you grow your business.

We work with you to help you assess the opportunities that lie ahead of you in your industry and then we help you create a plan of action to get you where you want and need to be. We most recently partnerd with PIXELS & BRICKS, a firm that specializes in connecting people, technology, and ideas together in an effort to create really great customer experiences. www.pixelsbricks.com

Areas we focus on include:

  • Market assessment
  • Concept development
  • Supply chain and merchandise planning
  • Retailer-vendor strategic alliance
  • Customer journey
  • Marketing and brand strategy
  • Technology requirements and implementation
  • Human resources requirements and training

Sample clients

  • NARTA (Australia)
  • Bombardier Recreational Products (Canada-International)
  • Asics
  • Electrolux
  • Swarovski
  • Epson
  • Sandwik
  • Fanny May

Retail Operations and Merchandising Consulting

We help you improve your business operations and merchandising practices to increase your company’s productivity and maximize your profitability.

We start with a thorough analysis of your specific requirements and comprehensive research on the market you operate in as well as consumer trends and their impact on your business. We then build and implement strategies and programs aimed at helping you in your day-to-day operations and merchandising functions. Ultimately, you own, operate and can adjust these initiatives, projects and plans to meet ongoing challenges and opportunities.

Sample clients

  • Harley Davidson
  • ALDO
  • Praxair
  • Bata
  • Loblaws
  • Overland
  • NAPA
  • M&M

Store Doctor for IndEpendent Retailers

Easy, fast and affordable retail help for independent retailers.

Thinking of starting a retail business and not sure whether your idea, plan and financials are right? Struggling with staffing, inventory, sales, advertising, technology, location, or visual issues? Wishing you could talk to a retail expert, get retail help and do it at a reasonable price?

This is what we can do for you and a lot more and do it fast, affordably and with lasting results.

For more details go to www.storecheckup.com