In-store merchandising decisions so bad they are actually good

Mila Budeva
Mila Budeva
Dec 11, 2017

In-store merchandising is an essential aspect of store operations with non-compliance and poor execution resulting in lost sales and customer dissatisfaction. We are devoted to helping retailers obtain the highest in-store execution standards and have dedicated numerous blog posts to this which you can find here.

In this post, however, we share with you our favourite merchandising slips as a reminder that there's always a share of shelf reserved for a bit of humour.

After all, some merchandising mistakes can be truly entertaining.

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Sometimes product and store layout can test our will power...

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...trust...

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and Maths skills.

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But we  can also learn a lot from shelf labels and product descriptions. Here are some insights into the intracacies of nutrition...

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... and vocabulary.

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Merchandising can also be a great reminder of important dates...

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...albeit expiration dates.

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At the end of the day, stores and merchandisers go above and beyond to keep customers happy...

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...and make shopping in-store such an awesome experience!

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Image credits:

http://memes.com/these-supermarket-fails-will-make-you-never-want-to-go-to-the-store-again

https://www.ysoserious.xyz/funny/hilarious-supermarket-fails-%F0%9F%98%82/

https://www.perthnow.com.au/lifestyle/food/funny-supermarket-fails-ng-bd8967c71856767d4e0dd2132d45f4ae

http://klyker.com/funny-supermarket-fails/supermarket-fails-41/