WACS Wednesdays, July 2020

We are going to have 4 really great, Members Only,  Zoom idea sharing discussions in July.  Email wacs.wi@gmail.com for an invite or check out our Facebook page to join the event.  https://www.facebook.com/WACS.INFO/

July 8 – Re-opening, coronavirus style.  What steps are you taking to ensure a safe opening?   Angie Maniaci from the University Book Store Madison will moderate and share what they did to help make their employees feel comfortable to come back to work and think about the safety of the customers who would be shopping in the store.  Email with Zoom link has been sent to WACS members.   https://www.facebook.com/events/1192137541140359/

July 15 – E-commerce in a time of Covid-19.   How are you ramping up your e-commerce game to gain business in other ways since people are not shopping in person as much?  Erin Lambert from the University Book Store Madison will moderate and give ideas on how to increase your web presence.

July 22 – Course Materials ‘aint no stopping us!  Moderated by Errin Olson, NTC and Nikki Stoll-Olfhoff, UW-Oshkosh.  What are you doing to receive rental returns back from spring semester?  How does your fall semester look as of right now?  How is your store changing with the ever changing landscape of Textbooks?

July 29 – Be the Game Master of your GM.  Our vendor reps Mikki LeDoux and Kelli Golembeski will talk about items you didn’t know you needed, the old the new the necessary, Items to keep your store relevant in the ever-changing market.  Merchandising tips for quick in and out buyers.