October Marketing Plan

October Marketing Plan

Help your students "Hack into Savings" with lifehacks featuring your store. Share these timely tips to get students saving!
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NDSU Bookstore Lets Students Scratch & Win

NDSU Bookstore Lets Students Scratch & Win

Luck of the draw dictates the discounts at the NDSU Store's Scratch and Win Fridays!
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North Dakota State Lets Their Customers Scratch and Win

North Dakota State University bookstore leaves their customer discounts up to chance, and it’s brought in more customers than ever. Come read about exactly how their bookstore employees creatively increased their customer reach:

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National Student Day 2014

National Student Day is an annual opportunity to show your students how much you appreciate them with special offers, sales and fun activities. It’s also a great way to encourage them to reach out to your community by volunteering. Want to know what other college stores did to celebrate this year?

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Gameday Mimosas and Boiled Peanuts

What’s your passion? Whether it’s a hobby or a die-hard dedication to a team, sharing what drives you with others can lead to great connections. Find out what MBS Rep Rob Heller has to say about one of his passions: college football!

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Customer Service WOW Moments

In customer service, it might not always be your fault, but it should always be your problem to solve. Find out more:

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Create a Great Social Media Strategy

What’s the point of having social media accounts for your business if you don’t have a plan for how to best use it? Fortunately, we’ve found some tips to help you do just that:

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Stevenson U. Stores Play Pink-a-Boo

October offers a lot of opportunities for increasing interaction with your students. Find out how the Stevenson University Stores got into the spirit this year by combining two occasions into a sales event that lasts all month:

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Scaring Up More Business in October

What’s a holiday that practically screams low-stress fun? Why, Halloween, of course! And with estimated Halloween spending reaching around $7.4 billion this year, getting into the spirit may be a great way to boost your sales. Here are some easy ways to get you started:

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Extending our Reach Upwards in the Warehouse

At MBS, we like to reach for the stars — sometimes a little more literally than figuratively. Our warehouse is now the proud home of the tallest high-bay storage system in North America:

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Tomorrow is National Student Day!

Are your students getting involved? Let us know:

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What Will Social Media Look Like in 25 Years?

25 years ago, people thought we’d have flying cars by now. Instead, arguably the greatest technological revolution was the rise of social media. So that begs the question: what will social media look like in another 25 years?

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