We offer a wide range of services to suit a variety of budgets and tastes. Our most popular services are shown below. We use some of the most advanced and sophisticated reporting software available today and each project is designed and executed specifically for each client and based on their individual needs, which helps to ensure that the results are both accurate and actionable. Please fill out our contact form for more information on services, current promotions, and custom options.
Gravity feed racks
Gravity Feed racks are a great way to minimize your risk of product loss due to date expiration. The concept is simple. Your stockers have a lot of stock to place on the shelf and you naturally want the product off the floors and out of the isles as quickly as possible to facilitate ease of shopping for your customers. With gravity feed rack systems the stocker simply feeds the new product from the top. As the customer pulls the product from the front of the rack, gravity feeds the next one forward virtually rotating itself, thereby saving you time and money and keeping the product neat, organized, and rotated. The eye-catching POP graphics add to eye appeal and create impulse buying to increase profits for you.
New Store Set Up and Fixture Placement
We have the Skill and expertise to Set up new Fixtures including gondolas, Shelving, End caps, Peg Walls, Light Kits, Cosmetic Walls, Card Racks, and more, place them in the proper location, and be sure that products for that fixture are placed according to the current Plan-O-Gram supplied our representatives by you or your corporate office. Each Install is overseen by an experienced team Captain, many with 20-plus years in the retail merchandising and sales industry.
Full Section or Full Store Resets
As well as mini reset teams that service set sections of the store on a pre-determined schedule and help check the rotation of your stock, remove deleted items, and cut in new products, we have teams that will come out and reset your entire store. Whether you are a chain store that needs all sections set exactly to POG or an independent retailer that appreciates guidance from merchandising and marketing professionals but wants the final say as to the layout of your store. LF Hill Merchandising Service stands ready to meet your needs. We are Customer focused, and quality driven to make sure you are consistently voted as a top retailer in your industry by your customers and your peers.
Secret Shopper or Mystery Shopper services. Mystery shopping or a mystery consumer or secret shopper, is a tool used externally by market research companies, watchdog organizations, or internally by companies themselves to measure the quality of service, or compliance with regulations, or to gather specific information about products and services. The mystery consumer's specific identity and purpose are generally not known by the establishment being evaluated.
Retail Merchandising Audits
A Retail Merchandising Audit Provides an accurate snapshot of your retail environment. The presence, location, and overall quality of your shelf distribution and the execution of your retail marketing and promotional initiatives are the most fundamental piece to your brand’s success and often the most overlooked. Monitoring these conditions and the compliance of retail events ensures that your brand is getting its fair share and that the programs that have been sold into an account or outlet are being properly executed. Integrated Research has conducted thousands of merchandising audits (also known as observational studies or distribution checks) across a wide range of retail outlets. Each project is designed and executed specifically for each client, which helps to ensure that the results are both accurate and actionable. These measures can include any observable condition, including: •Distribution •Out-of-Stock •Facings •Share of Shelf/Linear Feet •Retail Price •Shelf Position •Location •Adjacencies •Merchandising Activity (Displays, special prices, etc) •Marketing Activity (In-store TV or Radio, signage, shelf talker, floor ads, etc)