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  • Brighten Your Sales: Candle Retail Tips

    New! Brighten Your Sales: Candle Retail Tips

    Posted: 7/8/2024
    Half of all candle sales occur in the 4th quarter, making it crucial for retailers to have appropriate fragrances and enough inventory.

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  • Party Perfect Picks: Retailers Guide to Effortless Entertaining Essentials

    New! Party Perfect Picks: Retailers Guide to Effortless Entertaining Essentials

    Posted: 5/8/2024
    Summer's warmth brings the perfect opportunity to revamp your retail space with the latest in fashion and accessories. Dive into our curated selection of brands offering everything from chic beachwear to elegant soirée accessories, ensuring your customers step into summer with style.

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  • Retail Perspectives Q&A Webinar

    New! Retail Perspectives Q&A Webinar

    Posted: 5/2/2024
    Listen in to our Retail Perspectives Q&A with Ivystone CEO Doug Cofiell as he addresses questions submitted by retailers.

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Merchandising Magic: Transforming Stores into Shopping Destinations

Merchandising Magic: Transforming Stores into Shopping Destinations

Your brand isn't just a logo; it's an immersive experience that distinguishes your store. Every touchpoint, from storefront to packaging, weaves a narrative that resonates with your customers. Join us as we explore the impact of consistent branding in the success of independent retailers. This blog isn't just a guide; it's a conversation with industry experts, uncovering the essence of branding and the strategies that set apart thriving retailers.

Retail Perspectives: Q&A with Doug Cofiell

Retail Perspectives: Q&A with Doug Cofiell

Listen in to our Retail Perspectives Q&A with Ivystone CEO Doug Cofiell, where he addresses questions submitted by retailers, ranging from overall industry direction, to pricing strategies, to the use of social media and AI in stores.

Stock Your Shelves with Summer's Hottest Looks

Stock Your Shelves with Summer's Hottest Looks

Summer's warmth brings the perfect opportunity to revamp your retail space with the latest in fashion and accessories. Dive into our curated selection of brands offering everything from chic beachwear to elegant soirée accessories, ensuring your customers step into summer with style.

From Canvas to Candle: The Diverse Range of Anne Neilson Products

From Canvas to Candle: The Diverse Range of Anne Neilson Products

Welcome to Anne Neilson Home, where art, faith, and beauty converge. Here we will uncover the stories behind the angelic creations, share how to showcase Anne Neilson Home products in your retail space, and explore the transformative power of storytelling in engaging customers.

When to Invest in Social Advertising

When to Invest in Social Advertising

Join Ivystone and Regan Jackson from the Digital Boutique Co. for this informative webinar recording that shares tips on when to invest in social advertising for maximum impact.

Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother's Day Gift Guide

As the third-largest retail holiday in the US, Mother's Day is celebrated by approximately 84% of U.S. adults. Despite being price-conscious, shoppers prioritize uniqueness (47%) and creating special memories (42%) when selecting gifts. Our curated collection ensures you'll find thoughtful and meaningful gifts to make this Mother's Day truly special.

Skip the Apple Fees on Social Media

Skip the Apple Fees on Social Media

Apple phone users, if you boost posts for your business on your phone, take note! A new service fee will take effect later this month that will add 30% to your costs for boosting Instagram and Facebook posts.

Winter Market Must-Haves

Winter Market Must-Haves

For retailers, attending a market is a mix of excitement and stress. It's a crucial opportunity to discover new products and brands for their stores in the coming months. Our marketing team visited Dallas, Atlanta, and Las Vegas to showcase customer favorites straight from the market floor.

January 2024: Industry Update with Doug Cofiell

January 2024: Industry Update with Doug Cofiell

Ivystone CEO Doug Cofiell shares his insight into how the past few years, the current economy, and stabilizing prices are creating a favorable outlook for our gift and home retailers in the year ahead.