Creating an attractive product display can draw the customer in, promote a slow-moving item, announce a sale, or welcome a season. If your storefront is fortunate enough to feature one or more windows, then you have one of the most proven (and least expensive) forms of advertising at your disposal.
Some stores located in a mall or other structure may lack windows, but don't despair. There are many places throughout the store to build beautiful displays. Take a look at the flow of traffic in your store. Are there any areas that are a focal point for customers?
Your local community may have individuals or visual merchandising companies you can hire to dress your windows, but if you're concerned with saving money, the following tips will help you create an attractive display
Definition: Marketing materials or advertising placed next to the merchandise it is promoting. These items are generally located at the checkout area or other location where the purchase decision is made.
Also Known As: Kiosks, End caps, Point of Sale Display
Examples: The checkout counters of many convenience stores are cluttered with cigarette and candy POP displays.