The Slick Blog

Keep up with our growth hacking blog for brick-and-mortar stores.

  • Technology tools for restaurant & cafe success

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    Enabling your restaurant or cafe with technology helps you to grow the business and run it efficiently. I have listed down the technologies I have personally used to help my business.

  • Do you know your customer?

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    “Know your customer” is the new age mantra. Immediately our thoughts go to CRM, metrics like buying pattern, value etc. These are important, but for a retail store something else is more important as customers are physically present.

  • Sell beyond your store with Mobile Workforce

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    Does sale of goods or services need to happen only at physical locations? No, the age of going beyond the conventional method is already here.

  • 3 changes needed to make your POS software GST compatible

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    Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a new form of taxation on goods sale in India that would be enforced from July 1st 2017. GST will merge many individually applied taxes (Sales tax, Service tax, Excise duty etc.) into a single tax. All sales that happen will come under GST meaning that the POS software’s should be upgraded to meet the new requirement. In this blog I am going to talk about the changes required.

  • Top Graphic Designers from Coimbatore

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    Recently I was admiring how people from small towns are working for some of the biggest names in the world like Google, Tesla etc. These companies build awesome products through these small town people. Do people need to move to big cities and companies to build such products? I don’t think so, talented people have stayed back in smaller cities and they have been delivering world-class products. We ourselves are based out of Coimbatore, a city that has a lineage of delivering products that are being used across the globe.

  • Checklist for retail store opening

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    Day 0, the day before your store opens is the climax to all the hard work that you have done in the past few months. Has anyone been tension free the month before Day 0. The answer is a big NOOOOOO. After deciding the business model, store location, store interiors. The last month is focused on having the perfect opening. There are lots of tasks to be done in the last one month.

  • Checklist while selecting a POS Software

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    POS is fast becoming an important tool for the success of an business. It gives the exact picture of the business, helps you avoid fraud, improve efficiency and eases management of the store. If the POS goes down even for 10 minutes the business would reach a standstill. You need to be meticulous when choosing the POS. You can’t really change it everyday. Once bought you are stuck with the POS for sometime, due to fear of change. Below is our checklist that you can use while selecting a POS.