NEW STORE PROGRAM

New Store Program
From location research until the day your doors are open for business, GPC will be with you every step of the way.

The New Store Program covers:

•Location review and market assessment
• Break-even with sales goals
• Startup costing and budget
• OTB planning and training
• Concept book review
• Guidelines for departments and classifications
• Basic Floor Planning
• Vendor suggestions
• Technology suggestions including POS and loss prevention
• Merchandising and fixture review
• Buyer training (2 days)
• Advertising and promotional planner sent monthly
• Social media strategy planning
• Training on how to interview employees
• Review of employee manuals and company policies
• Store visit (travel expenses not covered)
• Unlimited hours of consultation until you open your store
• Deluxe membership for first year
The New Store Program covers:

*Starting at $5,000*

    The 1st Step: Feasibility Consultation

    Before starting any of our services, contact us to schedule a Feasibility Consultation and speak directly with an industry insider about your concept. Get a clear idea of where to start and the next steps to move forward.

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    FOR RETAILERS

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      Feasibility Consultation
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    • RETAIL MEMBERSHIP
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    • Guided Tour of the LA Garment District
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    • Retail Intensive USB
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    • Chronicles of a Fashion Buyer
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    FOR DESIGNERS

    • Feasibility Consultation
      Feasibility Consultation
    • Designer Membership
      Designer Membership
    • Fashion Designer Intensive USB
      Fashion Designer Intensive USB
      Fashion Designer Intensive USB
    • Chronicles of a Fashion Buyer
      Chronicles of a Fashion Buyer
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    • Fashion 101 Workshop
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