How to open a clothing store
To open the store yourself, you can use the step-by-step instruction:
• Get the experience you need and gather information while working as a retailer in a store. You not only can avoid mistakes, but also save.
• Monitoring of clothing stores in the city should be carried out. Pay attention to their interior, device, amenities, etc. Try to identify those items in stores that you think are missing.
• Having gained experience and information, start analyzing it and building your concept. No need to say that the concept of your own store should be unique and in demand. In this case, the very first questions that need to be answered are: to whom and what to sell. There is a lot of niches in this sector, so choose one and not arrange a store for everyone. A small business requires narrow specialization, which gives a smaller number of competitors.
• Any business requires legal registration. This is a standard step. Register as a legal entity or individual entrepreneur. PI helps save on taxes and simplify reporting.
• Under the selected concept you need to find suppliers and goods.
• A place to shop - a key point, it depends on most of the success. Promising is the opening of a store in a shopping center. Metric area 100 -150 m2.
• Interior and exterior affect attractiveness, convenience for customers and, in general, sales. Everything is important here: light, air conditioning, mirrors, changing rooms, mannequins.
• The staff should have a pleasant and friendly appearance, should be able to communicate with people, be well versed in fashion trends and product range.
• Advertising must be thought out in advance. A sign or sticker with the name of the store, discount coupons m. Item. - a budget option. Sales, surprises to customers, discount cards - all this stimulates buyers.
• Opening a clothing store is easy if you follow the plan and get down to business.