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Community Tee Project: Part 2

By Hayley Bell on 8 Jul 2020

The idea was simple. Print a logo on a t-shirt, launch an online store to sell the shirt, and make a donation to the business or organization for every shirt sold. The result has been nothing short of inspiring.

Topics: Customer Spotlight Business Ideas
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Signs of Hope: Ripple Effects from Campaigns

By Hayley Bell on 1 Jul 2020

Ryan Crabtree works as a full-time firefighter and is the owner of US Safety Products, providing safety equipment to America’s First Responders. As COVID-19 broke out, it was second nature for Ryan to donate personal protective equipment (PPE) to first responders in the area, but he felt he could do more to support essential workers at such a critical moment.

Topics: Customer Spotlight Business Ideas
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5 Ways to Improve Team Communication and the Customer Experience

By Hayley Bell on 24 Jun 2020

The decorated apparel and merchandise business is highly detailed and involves a lot of moving parts, from ordering to fulfillment and beyond. Poor or unclear communication during any stage of these nuanced processes can lead to poor experiences for your customers and end consumers. 

Topics: Optimizing Group Stores Feature Spotlight Sales and Marketing Business Ideas
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Community Tee Project: Part 1

By Hayley Bell on 11 Jun 2020

In a time of need, OMG clients have stepped up to support small businesses and organizations impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, raising more than $125,000 for communities across the country. What started as one businesses’ idea to give back, the Community Tee Project is now making an impact nationwide.

Topics: Customer Spotlight Business Ideas
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Impact in a Time of Need: An Online Store Fundraiser

By Hayley Bell on 28 May 2020

“We planned to sell around 200 shirts to raise money for Brian’s Steak House after it burned down,” Kevin recalled. “But within 10 hours of opening the OMG online store, we had over 855 orders roll in!”

Topics: Optimizing Group Stores Customer Spotlight Business Ideas
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STL STRONG: Supporting the Community Through Social Selling

By Hayley Bell on 7 May 2020

“My dad owns a pizza place. They can’t keep full staff with curbside delivery. Still, they didn’t want to have to lay a single person off, especially because many employees have worked for them for almost 15 years. [The STL STRONG campaign] is a way for restaurants to keep employees paid and on staff.”

Topics: Customer Spotlight Business Ideas
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3 Tips for Online Store Success

By Mykayla Goodwin on 28 Apr 2020

With US online sales projected to reach nearly $600 billion in 2024 and eCommerce penetration on the rise, dealers, distributors, and decorators are getting creative to capture their share of the pie. Offering online stores to customers as an additional service is an increasingly popular solution to capitalize on the growth of eCommerce.

 

Topics: Industry Expert Sales and Marketing Business Ideas