Cracking the code to what’s selling and what’s not can oftentimes have retailers either scratching their heads because things aren’t moving or ordering more of something that may have been a long shot. However, walking the line between what your customers want, what makes the business unique and a standard array of goods is a scientific method if there ever was one.
The mix, though, has been changing. From reading glasses and interesting gourmet foods to new cutlery sets, independent gourmet housewares stores are bringing in products that may already complement other offerings or are brand new categories.
So, what’s selling at retail right now? We found the top six things that retailers say their customers are clamoring for as the summer season beckons.