The New Media Retailer Podcast

New Media Retailer

Learn from other independent retailers just like you! We cover a range of topics, industry news, trends, and ideas that impact the success of independent retail stores. At New Media Retailer, we believe independent retailers are the cornerstone of their communities. We pride ourselves on helping them succeed online. The New Media Retailer Podcast is just one more way to help them do that!

All Episodes

Join us as we talk with Casey of Powell Feed as she shares her quick tips to increase engagement and educate customers through social media.

Nov 29

23 min 50 sec

In this week's video podcast Mitch McCabe, Sales Manager at Ansonia Lumber, shares his thoughts on how technology is changing customer interactions for the independent lumber yard.

Nov 1

35 min 14 sec

Join us as we talk to with Elizabeth of Magbee as she shares her thoughts on successfully managing social media and online presence.

Oct 8

33 min 32 sec

In this can't miss conversation with Concord Pet CFO Lindsay Mutschler, learn about how this independent retailer grew their business from a single location trailer to a 30+ store chain of pet stores.

Sep 7

26 min 44 sec

Listen to Grove City Agway share their thoughts about how to train and retain great employees. Also, learn how this independent retailer approaches customer loyalty and competition with big box stores.

Aug 19

44 min 39 sec

Learn how this small business, nestled into rural upstate New York, used social media to drive sales and communicate with customers. This business leveraged social media to create more awareness for their business and lift the spirits of their customers and community.

Jul 29

26 min 47 sec

In this episode Kris Willey, owner of Stony Brook Gardens, shares her thoughts and experiences running an independent Garden Center in New Jersey. Learn more about the business challenges that Kris and her team are meeting head-on and the way they use customer service to set their store apart from the competition.

Jul 8

37 min

In this episode, New Media Retailer Sales Manager, Derek Hughes, and CEO, Keegan Edwards, discuss a recent survey about consumer buying behavior. Learn more about the way consumers research products online, how they engage with tools like curbside pickup and subscription orders, and promotional preferences. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.

Jun 30

1 hr 3 min

In this episode of The New Media Retailer Podcast, CEO Keegan Edwards sits down with NMR's General Manager, Francesca Halberg to discuss independent retail.  The conversation covers a range of topics including: How independent retailers can leverage their last-mile advantage  The number one thing all independent retailers should be doing right now to increase sales at their stores  The challenges stores are still facing and what is to come in the post-pandemic environment for indie retail.    Learn more about local SEO, technology, and local marketing strategy during this in-depth discussion. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.

Jun 3

51 min 26 sec

In this episode we discuss how Petco's online sales doubled in 2020 and how their digital sales were driven by curbside pickup and local delivery. We discuss the impact of this news on local independent pet stores and what they can learn from Petco's e-commerce strategy. --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.

Jun 2

18 min 59 sec