3 Tips for Local Businesses to Boost Sales this Fall


With Labor Day around the corner, fall will be here before you know it and that means that you should be planning your business strategy for the seasonal shift. Tourist season slumps at the end of August and seasonal business begin to slow down as children start heading back to school. Make sure that your business is attracting the most customers with these tips this fall:

1. Host Seasonal Events

With 33% of Americans claiming fall as their favorite time of the year this is a great opportunity to host seasonal events for your business that will draw in foliage-loving customers. Setting up fun and creative activities is a great way to get your customers in the door. Halloween-themed parties and Thanksgiving-centered food drives are strong ways to help generate a little extra buzz for your business.

2. Run a Fall Promotion

Show customers your fall spirt by running fall promotions.  Back-to-school specials that offer a discount to students or parents can be a great way to capture your customer’s attention and increase your sales. These deals will not only stir up excitement and but it will keep your customers coming back in the door this fall.

3. Dashing Decorations

Decorating your business with scarecrows, pumpkins, or other fall decor can be another great way to draw attention to your business.  By creating a fall window display your helping your business stand out amongst passing foot traffic.  Adding seasonal signs or banners can be another great way to direct customers into your location.  

Your customers keep you in business so make sure that you are attracting as many of them as you can.  Using these tips will help you keep customers coming in throughout the fall season. To find out more about how your business can attract customers, follow SinglePlatform on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

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