Rather than focus on the “why” of the supply chain struggles, let’s focus on the what: What products are being impacted most, and what is happening once containers arrive in the States?
After a dip in confidence last month, the NMG Index remained steady heading into December and was up year over year.
You could be missing out on potential sales because you aren’t offering the right (or any) alternative payment methods.
Consumers are more likely to trust a local business compared to an online-only brand, according to a new survey. But with great trust comes the higher expectations for exceptional service.
What’s out? Black Friday. Taking its place? Black November. Consumers have been shifting their shopping habits around this weekend for years. The pandemic pushed those trends even further.
The doors of growth are wide open, many are struggling to keep pace with shopper demand, and the pool of candidates to grow our teams seems empty. So, now what?
What are the big box retailers doing to attract and retain new talent today, and do similar strategies make sense for the independent rent-to-own dealer?
Independent retailers saw their confidence dip heading into November, according to the latest NMG Index survey results.
Attending High Point Market is almost a rite of passage for all North Carolinians. And this fall, I got to revisit Market, see both new product introductions and some updated favorites, and talk with some of our key Vendor Partners. Here are five key takeaways.
In 2021, Nationwide Marketing Group celebrates 50 years of serving the independent retail channel. Look back at five decades of innovation.
Entering the all-important final quarter of the year, independent retail confidence saw a solid bump in a positive direction, according to the latest NMG Index.
For today’s consumer, now more than ever, your digital presence is what serves as their first impression of your business.
Home appliance inventory shortages were the prominent setback in early 2020. We’ve been adjusting ever since, but that was just the beginning as new headwinds would soon follow.
As September kicks into full swing, with school back in session and football kicking off, the NMG Index took a slight dip.
Nationwide Marketing Group recently conducted its first full-scale survey of Home Technology Specialists Nationwide (HTSN) Members. Completed in May 2021, the survey asked Members to provide insights in several key areas, including business performance, product...
During a time where it was difficult to gather in-person for meetings and conferences, virtual events served their purpose valiantly. But we’re ready to get back to where the networking magic happens.
Independent retailers reported a score of 195.698 in August — the third month in a row the NMG Index landed in the 195-point range. This month also marks the first opportunity to look at year-over-year trends for the NMG Index.
Nationwide Marketing Group and the Home Technology Specialists Nationwide division will release the first-ever HTSN Member Report in August. Sign up to receive the report using the form in this post!
Nationwide Marketing Group vendors have come together to produce a giveaways prize pool totaling more than $200K! Here’s a look at some of what’s up for grabs at PrimeTime in Nashville.
Luxury University will make its debut at PrimeTime in Nashville this August. The one-hour session will dive deep into the world of luxury appliance retailing.