Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) May 07, 2012
First Merchant Services, a strategic partner of United Bank Card, announced today the launch of its latest sweepstakes for retail small businesses in which one grand prize winner will receive a ticket to a National Retail Federation (NRF) event or conference, up to $500 value. The Retail Sweepstakes will also award two runners up the book “Retail Business Kit for Dummies”.
As the world’s largest retail trade association and the voice of retail worldwide, NRF represents retailers of all types and sizes, including chain restaurants and industry partners, from the United States and more than 45 countries abroad. The NRF hosts expos, workshops, and conferences throughout the U.S. where retailers can network and learn more about the latest in supply chain management, merchandising, and loss prevention. For a list of upcoming events, please visit NRF’s Event Calendar.
The “Retail Business Kit for Dummies,” written by Rick Segel, shares best practices for starting and running your own retail business. This practical guide shares how to increase sales for both traditional business and online businesses. You will learn how to create a successful business plan, hire reliable staff, and provide exceptional customer service.
Retailers, restaurateurs, and other entrepreneurs can enter for a chance to win by visiting http://www.firstmerchantservices.com/retailsweeps and filling out the form. The sweepstakes will run from May 7, 2012 to May 21, 2012, after which the winners will be selected randomly. No purchase necessary, void where prohibited. Entry is limited to one per person.
About First Merchant Services
First Merchant Services, a strategic sales partner of United Bank Card, offers free touch-screen point of sale systems and free electronic cash registers (ECR) with fully integrated credit card processing to retail and hospitality merchants. Establishing a merchant account is easy with First Merchant Services. For more information, visit http://www.FirstMerchantServices.com/.