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What’s New in Vend – December

Happy holidays Venders! Wow, what a busy month December has been! We’ve got some exciting updates to Vend Register this month, a couple of important announcements, as well as a sneak peek at something we’re extremely excited about, Reporting 2.0!

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This Week in Retail: Achieving work-life balance, making data-driven decisions, and more

We’re back with our weekly round of retail-centric posts. Our picks for this week include a post on data-driven marketing for small businesses, a piece about achieving work-life balance, a slideshow on the future of retail, and more. Read away: 1. Retail technology for 2015 – In this post, David Dorf writes about five big retail [...]

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A sneak peek at Vend’s new reporting features!

We’re excited to announce that in early 2015 we’re completely revamping Reporting in Vend (think of it as Reporting 2.0), and we want you to have a sneak peek at what’s coming!

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What’s New in Vend – December

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Happy holidays Venders! Wow, what a busy month December has been! We’ve got some exciting updates to Vend Register this month, a couple of important announcements, as well as a sneak peek at something we’re extremely excited about, Reporting 2.0!

This Week in Retail: Achieving work-life balance, making data-driven decisions, and more

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We’re back with our weekly round of retail-centric posts. Our picks for this week include a post on data-driven marketing for small businesses, a piece about achieving work-life balance, a slideshow on the future of retail, and more. Read away: 1. Retail technology for 2015 – In this post, David Dorf writes about five big retail [...]

A sneak peek at Vend’s new reporting features!

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We’re excited to announce that in early 2015 we’re completely revamping Reporting in Vend (think of it as Reporting 2.0), and we want you to have a sneak peek at what’s coming!

New York Meet & Drink, Wednesday January 14.

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Hey New Yorkers! We’re going to be in town for the NRF BIG Show and we’d love to catch up with you. We’ve organized a casual get together for all our local customers and partners to come and have a drink and bite to eat on Vend. Hosted by the amazing team at Xavier Wines, [...]

There’s plenty happening in 2015. Hear all about it at NRF, Jan 11-14, NYC.

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Our product team have been hard at work and will be launching some amazing new features in the new year. If you’re attending NRF in a few weeks there’s plenty to get excited about - as we’ll be giving you a sneak peak at what’s coming in Vend. NRF is the godfather of all retail trade [...]

New Year, New Vend Drinks

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Kick off the New Year with Vend! Christmas celebrations have become a hazy memory yet January sales are still keeping you rushed off your feet. Before routine kicks into place we want you to join us to celebrate the New Year especially when we have some seriously awesome stuff on the horizon to share with you. [...]

Vender of the Week: Van De Vort

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Who: Van De Vort Where: San Diego, California Why we love Van De Vort:  All around Californian heroine, Andrea Van De Vort, is a retail fanatic. After relocating to her husband’s hometown of Del Mar, she found a niche in her new market and has since been busy building a thriving fashion business. With both a brick [...]

Partner Success: 7 tips for working with contractors, and why it’s so useful.

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As your business grows, so does your to do list. You may find yourself in the tricky situation of having an expanded client base without having the hours, employees, or expertise to serve all their needs. If you’re not ready to hire on another full-time employee – or don’t have the budget at this point [...]

4 Customer-Centric Questions You Should Be Asking (and How to Get Answers)

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When it comes to improving your business, there’s no better source of insights than your customers. Knowing what makes them tick will help you come up with decisions on what products to carry, how to market or sell merchandise, and most important, how to keep customers happy. That’s why it’s essential for retailers to regularly [...]

This Week in Retail: Why customers are leaving you, how to prevent holiday theft, and more

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Thanks for checking out our latest This Week in Retail post! As usual, today’s roundup is packed with informative nuggets. You’ll learn about theft prevention, the future of retail, taking care of your employees, and more. Check ‘em out: 1. 4 tasks small business owners must complete before January 1st – The end of the year [...]