Looking for a great way to increase your sales of merch for Spring? Consider an overlooked holiday that nearly everyone gets dressed up for: St. Patrick’s Day. This is an absolutely perfect fit for all things merch, from wearables to giveaways! If you can think of a clever or unique slogan, chances are, you’ve got a great opportunity to sell it for St. Paddy’s. Today, we talk about ways to increase your sales and why you should definitely push on St. Patrick’s Day. We’ve also included a special gift at the end, our free St. Patrick’s Day designs for you to get selling with!
St Patrick’s Day Rakes in the Green
About $5.9 Billion will be spent on St. Patrick’s Day this year in the United States. That’s about $40 per person for everyone planning to participate, so there’s some room for some serious sales for your shop! This is a great way to bridge your shop’s sales
St Patrick’s Day spending is growing, year over year
Celebrations are becoming more elaborate, even in the home, with nearly 27% of celebrants saying that they’ll be having fun in their home, even with a special dinner. That means there are indoor merch opportunities aplenty, as party and dinner hosts are trying to decorate their home for this special occasion.
Is Your Shop Wearing the Green?
According to the National Retail Federation, 60% of Americans plan to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, and 83% of those plan on wearing green, so why not your products? Putting up green-themed products with colorful, St. Patrick’s Day background images will put your shop’s visitors in the St. Patrick’s Day buying mood and could really boost your sales!
It could be that your customer wasn’t even planning on purchasing a St. Patrick’s Day item, but once the seed is planted with a powerful color scheme, they’re going to take a look, especially if you have the cute and clever designs that people love for this holiday. So make sure you’re wearing green, if you want your customers to wear yours!
Take advantage of the opportunities that present themselves this St. Patrick’s Day
This is one of the most overlooked and high merch holidays, hands down. If you and your store are ready for some serious sales, you just might find yourself celebrating with your own green $!
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