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July 2024

The Changing Landscape of Retail: What’s Really Driving the Push to Lower Prices?

By Ron Lutz, CCO of SPAR Group
Recently, retailers across the spectrum from grocery and drug to specialty and apparel have announced their intention to lower prices across various categories. […]
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June 2024

How to get the most out of your Retail Shrink Reduction Strategies.

By Mike Matacunas, CEO of SPAR Group
According to the National Retail Federation, the retail drug, grocery and mass merchandise sectors on average lose around two percent of revenue to […]
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June 2024

Mastering the Art of Inventory Management

By Kori Belzer, COO of SPAR Group
One of the constant challenges in retail is managing inventory levels effectively. Always has been, since before the first self-serve retail store open […]
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June 2024

Shoppers Demand Higher Service Levels from Retail

In a recent survey conducted by SPAR Group, a clear message has emerged from consumers: the in-store shopping experience remains crucial, but there […]
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April 2024

Evolving dynamics: Latest trends in workforce, merchandising

by Mike Matacunas, CEO of SPAR Group and Ron Lutz, CCO of SPAR Group
The retail landscape is rapidly transforming, with significant changes in workforce dynamics and merchandising driven by technological advancements, flexible gig economy roles, omnichannel […]
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