Retail Trends You Should Know About: Week of Jan. 9



“Best ways to ask for referrals,” and other useful articles about retail sales and marketing:

– Best ways to ask for referrals.

– Five ways to handle bad press.

– Turning Facebook “likes” into sales.

– How your business can maximize Twitter.

– Four ways to make “daily deals” work.

– How social media can help you maximize post-holiday sales.

– Retailers putting QR codes “everywhere.”

– Six marketing trends to watch in 2012.

– Five surprises of the holiday season.

– What to watch in retail in 2012.