Retail Education at ASD
ASD Market Week and SourceDirect are more than just consumer goods trade shows, we are go-to sources for education on how to start, grow and run retail businesses of all types. No matter if you are a single small gift store in Colorado, a multi-location general store in the midwest, an online selling guru who sources globally or a mass chain, our in-person and 365-day per year online resources have all you need to help you understand what's happening in retail today.
Download Our Business Guides
From private label to visual merchandising, consumer trends and business 101. ASD Market Week retail business guides offer retailers free information that will help you succeed with growing retail sales.
- Visual Merchandising - All You Need To Know For Success
- Private Label - The Retailer's Guide To Success
- Step-By-Step Guidelines: How To Start A Retail Business or Store
- Marketing 101: A Retailer's Guide To Marketing Success
- Merchandising 101: Understanding Store Merchandising
- E-Commerce 101: Everything You Need To Know To Take Your Business Online
- Trend Reports: Download all our Free Trend Reports
Weekly Reading - The Insider Blog
For the past year, ASD Market Week has regularly published great articles, videos and infographics designed to help businesses succeed. Make sure you subscribe to the ASD Insider Blog so you don't miss an article. Add it to your RSS reader or follow us on social media to keep up to date on what we are covering!
Learn In Person - Retail Business Seminars at ASD
From e-commerce to visual merchandising, to taxes and inventory management to social media and e-commerce, the Independent Retailer Conference at ASD Market Week offers retail business owners of all kinds education that they can't find anywhere else. Meet and network with retail business experts and discover services and products that will help you run your business better. Check out the seminar schedule and register today!
Learn In Person - Seminars at SourceDirect
From Sourcing 101 to doing business internationally, from FTA information to sourcing trends, the SourceDirect at ASD seminars will help all importers buying products or directly from suppliers become more business savvy. Check out the conference schedule and register for SourceDirect seminars today.