Jingle Bells, Christmas Sells! Free workshop for local retailers

Published on 01 October 2021

Macedon Ranges Shire Council is encouraging local retailers to sign up for a free visual merchandising workshop during October.

At the one-hour workshop, participants will learn how to think creatively, add value to a product range and pull out all the stops for impactful window displays in time for Christmas; and also inspire fresh ideas for 2022.

Focussing on the WHY, WHEN, WHAT, WHERE and HOW, visual merchandising expert Jennie Kelly from A Creative Space, will deliver the top 10 retail tips to surprise and delight customers, and to maximise sales.

Workshops will be held on:

  • Thursday 21 October, 5pm at Verdure Bistro, 106A Main Street, Romsey
  • Tuesday 26 October, 9.30am at The Wine Collective @ Macedon Wine Room, 652 Black Forest Drive, Macedon
  • Tuesday 26 October, 1.30pm at Dromkeen Gallery and Tea Room, 1012 Kilmore Road, Riddells Creek

All participants will receive a free visual merchandising cheat sheet.

Limited spots are available and bookings are essential.

Workshops will be moved to online delivery if COVID-19 lockdown restrictions are in place.

For further details and bookings, call 5421 9654, email ecodevadmin@mrsc.vic.gov.au or visit our business events webpage.