Sticky notes and Excel spreadsheets can only bring you so far. It doesn’t take much before orders are lost, or missing. Transitioning your business online will save you loads of time, while also offering a streamlined shopping experience for your customers.
Food production works in seasons. If you are a seasonal business, you don’t want to lose customers over the off-seasons. Here are our best tips to continue to market your seasonal business during the off-season:
Everyone is getting a bit fed up with farmers’ markets. They can be extremely unpredictable. One week you sell out, the next you only sell half the product you sold the previous week. Instead of relying on market sales, use your online store for pre-sales!
If you want to survive as a farm, you have to operate as a business. By operating efficiently and effectively, over time, you will find ways to reach all customers. When is the last time you reviewed your prices?
Getting new customers takes a lot of time and money. Make it easy for yourself and set up a referral program!
An important part of having an online store is having the right online payments platform to get you paid quickly. Local Line integrates with two popular payment providers, Stripe and Square.
Getting to know who your customers are and what they want from their shopping experience is a recipe for success. So what do they want, and how are you going to give it to them?
A standing order is a purchase order covering a repeated delivery of goods in specified quantities, at specified prices, and according to a specified time schedule.
Increasing your business’ productivity can make the difference between staying stagnant and growing.
An essential aspect of having an online store is providing online payments. Here’s why accepting payments online could benefit your business and increase your sales.
Restaurants want to stay current by being able to source fresh, local ingredients to add to their menu, which is notable for local food suppliers and for diners.