This week, we wanted to talk about why you need to start promoting holiday sales to your customers now.
The holiday season will be here before you know it. That means both consumers and businesses need to start preparing now.
Due to supply chain shortages and shopping anxiety, holiday gifts may be out of stock when you need them most.
That’s why, this week, we wanted to talk about why you need to start promoting holiday sales to your customers now. We will focus more on the consumer side in this blog, but you can connect this to promoting your products now instead of later.
First, we will discuss why you need to start selling for the holidays as soon as possible. There have been supply chain and inventory issues. Costs have been rising due to labor shortages and and higher prices for shipping and manufacturing. This is one reason why businesses currently have less inventory.
Due to this high demand and lack of inventory, consumers are not able to get what they want. People are buying more than ever but there is not enough product for everyone. Consumers are also more nervous about shelves emptying out so they are buying as much as they can. You need to be proactive and start buying now!
If you are a business, you need to start promoting selling your products now. Bring attention to your products so consumers will buy your products over others. They may think you are out of stock or don’t even sell the products they are looking for–make sure they do! You can also start holiday promotions early to draw traffic to your business! Customers will start buying soon, and you want to sell as much inventory as you can. Additionally, if you ever need help funding your inventory, you can apply for funding on our website.
This holiday season is going to be tough for many shoppers, especially for those who wait until the last minute. Be sure to shop now!
Until next time, let us know if you have any questions or comments below!
Forever 8 recoups our investment (plus a small fee) as you sell. Take longer to sell than anticipated? No problem, we will work with you to ensure that we are both in alignment. Sell faster than anticipated? Great, our fees will be lower and we can order you more inventory to keep pace with your demand.
We are a partner. We aren’t here to offer quick bridge loans. Instead, we work together for at least a year, funding 100% of your inventory needs.