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Products to Help your Consignment, Resale or Thrift Shop THRIVE: It's not a pipe dream, having a gently-used shop that makes you rich. Everything to keep your resale, consignment or thrift shop thriving is here from Too Good to be Threw's Products for the Professional Resaler.
Is it time for your consignment shop to start buying outright?
Gross profits of up to 90%?
The BIG Book of Buying Outright, PDQ, 44 pages, $19.95 Rather have it hard-copy?
THRIVE in the resale industry...thousands are!
of Successful Resalers
Including 9 "Million Dollar" Ideas
Resale Secrets about
◙ Store layout
◙ Dressing rooms
◙ Free (or nearly so) window displays
◙ Making it easy on your customer
◙ Making it easy on your supplier
◙ Freshening up stock
◙ Tooting your own horn
◙ Giving customers more than they expect
◙ Cleaning around your store
◙ Additional services
◙ Increasing your profitability
◙ Learning more secrets!
Available as a PDQ $5.95 or Buy it hard-copy
Make More Money
Making more money is easy.
All you have to do is sell more, then keep more.
Then decide: expand? Move? Improve? What to do during the slow season?
How to set priorities?
If you could use a starting point for your journey to financial success in your business, this is what you're looking for.
Available as a PDQ $21.95
Products for the Professional Resaler
Business Valuation Kit
your worth is a way to track progress. If your business is
worth more today than it was last year, you're growing. Take a look at your business
the way a financial advisor would, in private and without costly
consultation fees! The Business Valuation Kit
has three parts: a fill-in-the-blanks form designed to guide your financial decisions and to
introduce the concept
of valuing your business. After you try this valuation, you'll be
much more comfortable learning more detailed aspects of valuation. Also
included is Selling
your Shop and Buying a Resale Business
for more ways to look at the financial attributes you have
Resalers' Resource List:
This list of
Internet resources will guide you in creating your Employee Handbook, where
you can formalize your expectations for your employees and what they can
expect from you. An employee handbook covers such things as perks, hours,
business mission and professional deportment. An Employee Handbook is not
a store policies handbook nor a job description resource, which future
Products for the Professional Resaler will address,
Team Work: Staffing your Store
We took the out-of-print Staffing your Store, we added triple the information you need to run a shop with the help of staffers or volunteers, and we made it all easily-accessible and easy to implement.
34 pages of information for the new-to-being Boss to the old pro who wonders why the shop's employees are not as thrilled to be at work ... nor as productive... as she is.
there's ever anyone helping in your shop besides you...this book will help them,
you, and your business become better!
TGtbT.com: "The difference between most resalers and you? You're here to learn!"
More Freedom, More Profit
Not everything needs to be disposed of
when it's been on your selling floor long enough. Learn how putting unsold
items aside for another season or another use is a surefire way to
increase customer satisfaction as well as shop profits. When, what, and
how to pull for pakaway; what to donate instead of save; how to store and
when to reintroduce them to your merchandise mix. Complete discussion in 6
pages that can help you double your profit margins in a matter of months!
How to have a Frightfully Good
Halloween and Build your Costume Business Year-Round
Help them get it all together Costume Ideas f
Get them in the mood Decorating fantastically!
Using Halloween to Build Traffic
Dress-up Trunks Fantasy: never out of season
Build a year-round costume business
Buying outright to gather costumes
Silly Halloween Riddles For the kid in you or for the kid in your shop. These make fun "Halloween Fortune" handouts too!
Available as a PDQ $7.99
Available as a PDQ $9.99
Do you have a blog? Maybe it's abandoned or you never really got it going. Maybe it’s a part of your social media tactics, but you dread having to blog. If you’ve ever thought about a blog for your bricks-&-mortar shop, we're here to help.
Or maybe you’re frustrated because it always seems like something on your web site is out of date. In the case of the out-of-date web site, your shop blog is ready to help.
This 35-page guide, complete with over 70
links to professional assistance, has everything you need to get started
quickly and easily on a blog you, and your viewers, will love!
Holidays in Resale: Make the Season
Brighter for your Clientele... and your Shop
Yes, you can have as great a gift-buying, celebration-supplying business as the "real" stores. Read about
Preparing for the Holidays
Find out how to make November and December months that you'll love!
Available as a 22-page PDQ $21.95
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TGtbT.com is the premier web site for professional resalers. Start a consignment, resale or thrift store with our free articles and the TGtbT.com Products for the Professional Resaler. Interested in how to open a consignment shop, business plans, operating your shop, consignment software and selling secondhand clothes, upscale designer fashions, children's gear or used furniture? Consignment shops, resale stores, thrift stores and consignment sales use Too Good to be Threw. As a lifelong member of NARTS and a consignment consultant, our information is designed specifically for the resale industry.
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