Easy Spring Promotion

At an esthetician’s office – located in a historic building in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia – always has the best holiday decorations. They completely re-decorate their small white-washed [...]

Cinco de Mayo Promotional Round Up!

Cinco de Mayo is nearly here.  The holiday is more than margaritas and guacamole (not that we can’t celebrate those, too) – and commemorates the Mexican army’s victory over French forces in the [...]

5 Questions to Ask for Successful Promotional Planning

As a small business owner, you probably already know that seasonal promotions will help you meet or exceed your sales goal for a certain time period. But before you begin, it’s helpful to [...]

LSMerriment: Love, Wine and Marketing

In December we shared festive holiday marketing ideas from both local and national businesses. In honor of Valentine’s Day, we’ll be bringing you lovable marketing ideas to get your [...]

LSMerriment: Shopping For Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is one of the major retail holidays in the United States. Consumers stock up on flowers, fancy dinners, chocolates and jewelry to celebrate the love in their life. So, as a [...]

LSMerriment: Relax! It’s Valentine’s Day!

This week, we’re bringing you tons of fun marketing ideas for Valentine’s Day! On Monday, we covered wine shops, and yesterday we shared ideas from the world of retail. Today, [...]

Make Your Location a Destination: Charity Give Back

Earlier this week, we shared some great examples of how to host classes or seminars in your shop or restaurant to become a destination for your customers. Today, we’re sharing ways to [...]

Fun & Easy St. Patrick’s Day Marketing Ideas

St. Patrick’s Day is the perfect excuse to have a little fun with your customers! Regardless of whether you are a purveyor of Irish food or drink, you can create excitement and drive [...]