April 27, 2016

May Webinars: {NEW} Start A Fashion Truck Business and Creating the Customer Experience

Are you planning to start a fashion truck business or a mobile retail business and need help getting started? Or are you already operating your retail business and need help keeping your customers coming back? Our May webinars include the NEW "Start a Fashion Truck Business" webinar and the ongoing "Creating the Customer Experience" webinar.

Start a Fashion Truck Business



A cliff notes version of the American Mobile Retail Association's small business educational series, our live fashion truck startup webinar is hosted by the founders of the country's first permanent store on wheels - Le Fashion Truck! Co-owners Stacey Jischke-Steffe and Jeanine Romo have been in business for 5 1/2 years with their Los Angeles-based fashion truck, and know what it takes to get started on a limited budget with a focus on do-it-yourself practices. 

Our original startup webinar, How to Launch a Mobile Retail Business" has been revised to offer a faster, more affordable alternative for aspiring truckpreneurs. Gain all the necessary tools, tips and tricks to starting your own store on wheels! Learn about writing a business plan, researching licenses and permits, registering your business, startup costs, monthly budget, finding the truck, converting the interior, POS systems, inventory control, day-to-day operations, and helpful tips! Includes an extensive summary guide and worksheet to guide you along the way. Click HERE to sign up! 

Date: Sunday, May 15, 2016
Time: 10am-11am PST / 1pm-2pm EST
Fee" $35/person

Note: this service is currently available as a live webinar only.


Creating the Customer Experience 


Do you own a mobile retail store or traditional brick-and-mortar? Looking for fun and creative ways to grow your customer base? Learn how to gain new customers and turn them into loyal shoppers in our "Creating the Customer Experience" webinar. From rewards programs to personalized shopping experiences, you'll learn numerous successful approaches to delivering stellar customer service and creating the best customer experience for your retail store. 

Hosted by Sheneka Gordon, owner of Out of My Kloset Mobile Boutique, Sheneka has background in management lead positions in retail and has been previously employed by Wet Seal, Dooney & Bourke, Kenneth Cole and more. Sheneka is very passionate about both mobile retail and the fashion industry and conducts ongoing research and forecasting trends to stay up with the latest. Out of My Kloset's ongoing success can be attributed to her philosophy that all customers should receive impeccable service, quality products and a positive shopping experience. "Without happy customers, we are non-existent." Sheneka is also the AMRA Chapter Ambassador for the Inland Empire chapter in Southern California. Click HERE to sign up!

Date: Sunday, May 29, 2016
Time: 10am-11am PST / 1pm-2pm EST
Fee: $65/person

Note: this service is currently available as a live webinar only.

March 21, 2016

April Webinars: Learn How to Launch and GROW Your Mobile Retail Business

Are you planning the launch of your mobile retail business and need help on where to start? Or are you already operating and need help on how to keep your customers coming back? This month's webinar include the  "How to Launch Your Mobile Retail Business" webinar and the "Creating the Customer Experience" webinar.

"Creating the Customer Experience"
Securing new and repeat customers for your retail business
https://customerservicejanuary2016.eventbrite.com/
Do you own a mobile retail store or traditional brick-and-mortar? Looking for fun and creative ways to grow your customer base? Learn how to gain new customers and turn them into loyal shoppers in our newest webinar “Creating the Customer Experience.” From rewards programs to personalized shopping experiences, you’ll learn numerous successful approaches to delivering stellar customer service and creating the best customer experience for your retail store.

Hosted by Sheneka Gordon, owner of Out of My Kloset Mobile Boutique. Sheneka has a background in management lead positions in retail and has been previously employed by Wet Seal, Dooney & Bourke, Kenneth Cole and more. Sheneka is very passionate about both mobile retail and the fashion industry and conducts ongoing research and forecasting fashion trends to stay up with the latest. Out of My Kloset Mobile Boutique was featured on the popular daytime talk show “The Real” in the fall of 2014, and her ongoing success can be attributed to her philosophy that all customers should receive impeccable service, quality products and a positive shopping experience. “Without happy customers, we are non-existent.”  Sheneka is also the AMRA Chapter Ambassador for the Inland Empire chapter in Southern California. Click here to sign up.

Date: Sunday, April 3, 2016
Time: 10am-11am PDT/1-2pm EDT (+ 30-minute Q&A session)
FEE: $65/person 
Please note this service is only available as a live webinar until further notice.


"How to Launch Your Own Mobile Retail Business" 
http://mobileretail101march2016.eventbrite.com
 
Hosted by mobile retail pioneers, Stacey Steffe and Jeanine Romo, this 3 1/2 hour webinar is an A-Z guide on starting a mobile retail business. Stacey and Jeanine are the creators of Los Angeles' FIRST store on wheels, Le Fashion Truck, which hit the streets of Southern California in January of 2011. The pair has been hosting the "How to Launch" webinar for 4 years and have consulted over 500 aspiring and existing mobile retail business owners. 

Webinar topics include startup costs, monthly budget, finding the right truck or trailer, converting a truck or trailer into a store, processing sales and transactions, interpreting municipal codes, and so much more! Includes a Q&A session and in-depth summary recap. 

Sign up at http://mobileretail101march2016.eventbrite.com

Date: Sunday, April 17, 2016
Time: 10:00am-1:30pm PDT / 1:00-4:30pm EDT
Fee: $125/person
Please note this service is only available as a live webinar until further notice.