How To Start A Main Street Retail Business
Are you thinking about opening a brick & mortar Main Street shop?
A bookstore, convenience store, furniture shop, flower shop, hair salon, tattoo shop, specialty store or similar store front retail business?
The Small Business Centre and the local Business Improvement Areas have teamed up to assist you in this journey. Discover all the available resources and support for your Main Street Retail Business.
You will have an opportunity to learn about the many important aspects that will affect your business. Do not miss the chance to gain valuable insights that will help you avoid costly mistakes.
In this webinar, you will learn start up steps such as:
• Doing your Market Research
• Analyzing the Competition
• Creating a Business Model
• Site Selection, Lease Considerations, Zoning, Signage, Permits, License Requirements, Grant Programs
• Fire code compliance
• Selling for Success
• Customer Service
This webinar is presented by the London Small Business Centre and City of London's Business Services team.
Note: This seminar is associated with the Planning A Successful Main Street Retail Business Webinar and therefore, we recommend attending both.
Date: May 12th, 2021
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Registration required in advance. Please register using the upcoming seminars section below.
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Are you thinking about opening a storefront business on main street? Learn about lease considerations, permits, selling for success and more!
- Offered as a webinar -
To learn more and register, click here.