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SIA Merchandising Guide: Spring Cleaning Addendum


By: Ali Levy
SIA Merchandising Guru
March 25, 2013

SIA Merchandising Guide: Spring Cleaning Addendum

Is it spring already? How time flies. Whether Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow or not, for most of us, winter is winding down.

As spring ‘13 product begins to roll into your warehouse so does the time to face Spring cleaning and parting displays and/or fixtures no longer of use to you.

This Spring Cleaning Addendum is meant to equip you with a slew of organizing options, from wrangling boxes overflowing with hangers, to carving out much-needed space in your backstock area.

Let’s focus first on getting your backroom organized, then move onto the retail floor and solve some of those reoccurring problems. . . (read more and download PDF)

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Ali LevySIA is working with visual merchandising consultant Ali Levy, to provide retailers with some fresh merchandising ideas for increasing sales and interest from consumers. Levy’s impressive resume includes managing retail, buying and trade show/retail merchandising efforts for some of the industry’s biggest names including The North Face, SmartWool, Cloudveil and Marmot. For more information about her company, contact Ali at or visit her website,