Hey all! A corner store opened near my house and they're doing phenomenally well for a new store. One thing I noticed people love is a small chalkboard they have near their front door labeled "Wish List." People are told they can write their suggestions for brands and products they would like to see stocked. Customers feel heard, the owners are able to gauge what else they could sell and no one feels criticized or ignored because there is a clear protocol for how to voice your opinions! As a women's clothing boutique owner, I am totally inspired by this concept! It feels much better to read a list than hear unsolicited advice (while I'm new and likely to feel criticized!) I just thought I would share this with other retailers trying to compete with their online counterparts!
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