Expanding to a Multi-Store Co-op: Build capacity from the inside out

By Jeanie Wells 171 March-April 2014 Your market study promises great sales. Developers are wooing you into their properties. Staff and shoppers are clamoring for more space. Adding a second store seems like a piece of cake, right? Not quite. Ask any leader of a food co-op that has made [...]

Make your team meetings a success

Do you hold regular meetings with your staff? Are you considering such meetings but are concerned about what the cost will be? If your business has a workforce of, say, 30 to 40 employees, or multiple stores, then all-staff meetings will present a host of logistical challenges. In these cases, [...]