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RETAIL STORE MANAGEMENT

A professionally managed Store has  a process and a space within, to receive the incoming materials (Receiving Bay), keep them for as long as they are not required for use (Custody) and then to move them out of stores for use (Issue).

Typically and at times essentially, a Stores has to follow certain activities that are managed through use of various resources and are thus called Stores Management.The task of storekeeping relates to safe custody and preservation of the materials stocked, to their receipts, issue and accounting.
The objective is to efficiently and economically provide the right materials at the time when it is required and in the condition in which it is required.

What you will get

This richly packaged retail store management training will understand the basic functions to manage a store including receiving of incoming consignments (goods), Safe keeping of goods (Custody), Disposal of undesirable goods, Inventory Management, Housekeeping and record maintenance.

Target Audience

Retail/Store Managers, Franchise Chain/Store, Large Retailers, Shop Keepers, grocers, corner shops, newsagents, butchers, bakers, booksellers, florists, and antique dealers

Course Outline

Module 1: Introduction to Retail Management

  • What is Retail Management
  • Benefits of Retailing
  • Retail Selling Process
  • Classification of Retailers
  • Components of Retailing Concept
  • Steps of Retail Strategy Planning
  • What is Franchising
  • What is Merchandising
  • What is Visual Merchandising
  • Importance of Location in Retailing
  • Types of Retail Location
  • What is a Private Label
  • Process of Creation of Private Label
  • Myths about Careers in Retailing
  • Tips for Success in Retailing

Module 2: Consumer Behaviour

  •         What is meant by Consumer Behaviour
  •          Types of Consumers
  •          Why do Consumers Buy
  •          Importance of Consumer Behaviour
  •          Role of Consumer Behaviour in Loyalty
  •          Model of Consumer Behaviour
  •          Steps of Decision-Making Process
  •          How to Reduce Cognitive Dissonance
  •          Consumer Involvement in Buying Decision
  •          Types of Consumer Buying Decisions
  •          Factors influencing Consumer Behaviour
  •          Role of Consumer Behaviour and Satisfaction
  •          Role of Consumer Behaviour for Relationship
  •          Role of CRM in Consumer Behaviour
  •          Role of Consumer Behaviour and Value Drivers

Module 3: Category Management

  •     What is Category Management
  •      Basic Principles of Category Management
  •      Components of Category Management
  •      Steps of Category Management Business Process
  •     Components of Category Role
  •      Components of Category Strategy
  •      Various Sub-Category Strategies
  •          Steps for Category Tactics and Execution
  •          How to Successfully Implement Category Strategy
  •          What is a Tactogram
  •          What are Category Captains
  •          Benefits of a Category Manager
  •           Important Meetings of Category Management

Module 4: Supply Chain Management

  •      Importance of SCM in an organization
  •     What is Supply Chain Management
  •     Supply Chain Distribution Network (SCDN)
  •     What is Demand Planning
  •     The Role of IT in SCM
  •     The Role of Logistics in SCM
  •     What is Global Supply Chain Management
  •     What is Finished Goods Supply Chain
  •     What is Reverse Logistics
  •     What is Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)
  •     Functions of Warehouse Management
  •     Factors of Warehouse Operational Efficiency
  •     Steps to Improve Throughput of Process Chain
  •      Key issues of Supply Chain Management
  • Tips for Effective Supply Chain Management

 Module 5: Retail SCM Distribution and Logistics

  • What is Retail Supply Chain Management
  • Basic Supply Chain in Retailing
  • What is Supply Chain Node Design (SCND)
  • Role of Logistics in Retail SCM
  • Strategies for Retail Logistics Management
  • Steps of Cross Docking Process
  • Push/Pull Strategies of SCM
  • Retail Warehouse Management System
  • Key Strategies for Distribution Management
  • Factors Contributing to Bull Whip Effect
  • Types of Retail Supply Chain Models
  • Role of Information Technology in Retail SCM
  • Role of Reverse Logistics in Retail SCM
  • Challenges of Retail SCM
  • Tips for Effective Retail SCM

Module 6: Retail Store Operations and Store Management

  • Various Elements of Retail Store Operations
  • What is Store Design and Layout
  • Types of Floor Plans
  • What are Planograms
  • Types of Visual Product Placement
  • Role of Signage in Retail Stores
  • Role of Coupons in Retail Marketing
  • What is Guerrilla Marketing
  • What is Impulse Buying
  • Responsibilities of a Store Manager
  • Purpose of Mannequins In Retail Stores
  • What is Up Selling
  • What is Inventory Management
  • Factors Affecting Buying Decision of Customers
  • Tips for Efficient Store Operations and Management

Dates: 13th to 15th November 2017; 11th to 13th December 2017

Duration: 3 days                            
Time:    10am daily
Fee: N120,000     Deal: N35,000


How to enrol

  • Kindly make payment online
  • Send a mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  with your full name and evidence of payment

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