Adapting Your Business Model for the Dynamic COVID Landscape

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed consumer behavior worldwide. Retailers need to identify and implement current trends to help boost sales in an environment where less foot traffic is part of the ‘new normal’. Providing your customers with an easy to use, online shopping environment where they can remain socially distant but still purchase the products they need is crucial.

Our QuickCommerce online storefronts are focused on helping your garden center get up and running for online sales in minimal time, along with the features that consumers are now expecting of brick and mortar establishments, like local delivery (if applicable) and curbside pickup. Have
a special requirement? We can incorporate that as well. Our storefronts are easy to use, rapidly deployed and can help move your business into a landscape that is now ‘high tech’ instead of ‘high touch’.

If you’re not quite ready for a full-fledged online shopping experience, we offer customized solutions for however you would prefer to do business with your customers. Options like the ability to upload store inventory lists to your site for users to view and call in orders are a great,
simple way to let people know what you have to offer.

Lastly, make sure to inform your shoppers about what steps you’ve taken to put them more at ease when doing business with you. Let GCS help by designing newsletters, signage and other materials to help promote the changes you have made to adapt to their shifting needs.