By any measure, retailers are overwhelming small businesses. More than 95 percent of all retailers have only one store. Almost 90 percent have sales less than $2.5 million (USD), and more than 98 percent have fewer than 100 employees. To compete, small businesses need to be innovative, and understand both personalization and value, and how to execute best practices to build success.
global shop solution of choice
and buy. A linked global marketplace is now accessible to all. While it is true that many small independents are constrained by lack of resources, technical, financial and human, many of the small independent retailers we spoke with have found ways to use the Internet for various purposes that fit their current strategy. Veronica Brockwell''s website, gosoak.com, launched in 1999, accounts for some sales but more important, she believes, it has been a good tool to connect with customers, We like having