Tips for retail competition in your local market

Independent retail business owners often worry when a large chain store comes to town. The threat of having to compete with large retailers keeps many would-be entrepreneurs from even opening a shop. Unfortunately, those fears are well-founded. Studies show people purchase a higher percentage of their merchandise from the mass merchandisers and consequently a lower … Read more

Networking and promotion

One of the greatest benefits being involved with the Chatswood Chamber is regular networking and promotional opportunities. Because there is such a diverse range of industries in the Chatswood area and represented through the Chamber you are ensured of regularly making new contacts with different business people and their companies. But it is up to … Read more

Creating a brochure that works

While it’s important to consider the online components of any marketing campaign, nothing has the hands-on tangible impact of a well-designed full-colour brochure. Whether your potential customers receive your brochure in the mail or collect one from a counter top or expo stand, you want your brochure to stand out and communicate the right information … Read more