Getting it right is more important than being first… right?
In consumers’ minds, that’s not true. Consumers’ impressions are binary: there’s ‘number one’ and then there’s ‘everybody else’. Differentiation means owning consumer consciousness. Consciousness creates differentiation. Without it, you’re just everyone else…
2020 has been a transformational year… for all the wrong reasons. Phenomenal growth in Internet of Things technology, which normally takes years, has happened overnight.
It’s not a blip – it’s just business evolution, and the wholesale channel must mature its approach to creating ever more customer-centric experiences in order to grow sustainably.
Throughout the pandemic, cleaning and antibacterial products have grown exponentially and have become an integral part of day-to-day life across the nation. 52% of consumers are cleaning their homes more frequently, and 46% are using more antibacterial products at home. With this in mind, this is the perfect time for retailers to be meeting the needs of shoppers who are keen to do all that they can to protect themselves and their families.
Stocking a concise core range is always a key principle for retailers, and it is particularly relevant in the current climate because shoppers are actively looking for these products in convenience stores, and are trying to minimise trips and buy as much as possible in one place. Now is the time to stock the right range and maximise your sales!