All In: What You Need to Know about Store Development Supplier Diversity Programs
Access to the market is one of the top challenges for minority-owned businesses, but supplier diversity programs are changing the game. Encouraging the use of vendors that are historically overlooked, such as businesses owned by minorities, women, the LGBTQIA+ community and veterans, supplier diversity programs give retailers a more diverse range of suppliers, promote innovation, as well as provide an introduction to new products, services, and solutions — and new customers.
How to Be a Standout Leader During Uncertain Times
Efficiently leading teams amid unpredictability has become the new normal across the retail industry. However, the speed and agility used to react to challenges, implement reopening strategies and support long-term operational plans will be major differentiators — and define successful leaders — going forward.