For those of you who may not know, a trunk show is an event where a manufacturer’s representative brings his or her sample line into a store to allow customers to see the entire line. The sample line has one of each style available for order that season. Most samples are produced in size 6 or 8 and usually are only produced in one color even when the item is available in other colors. This is a great opportunity for the customer to see items the store may not order. Most lines, be they clothing or shoes, are larger than what a typical store can carry. The store might only carry 30% to 50% of the line, for example, meaning that their customer will never be able to see all of the items available for purchase unless that manufacturer also sells online.
We are having our Sympli Trunk Show for the spring 2016 line this Friday and
Saturday. Sympli, which is not sold online, is an enormous line. Even though we have an excellent selection, we carry only 60% of the line. At our trunk show, our customers get to see all of the pieces available, both in the in-stock program and in the special items that will be available for spring. This is an excellent opportunity to actually see the item and try it on. A customer can tailor their Sympli wardrobe to their individual likes rather than being limited to what we buy for our store. Additionally, Sympli offers each item in about 30 colors. At the trunk show, many of the colors available will be sampled so the customer can see exactly what the color looks like in production and hold it up to their skin and see how it looks.
Sympli is a travel knit line that offers items that won’t fade, bag or wrinkle. The fabric is a beefy 12 ounces so it drapes beautifully rather than clings. Both pictures on this page are examples of new looks available in the Spring line. These items will be arriving in the store in January or February just in time for spring break vacations! This line has quickly become one of our top sellers at the store, so if you haven’t tried it yet, this Friday and Saturday is your very best opportunity. And, as a little extra incentive, we are offering 10% off all in stock Sympli during our trunk show! That’s an amazing savings! Bring a friend a get a free gift! Don’t live in Casper? No problem. You can purchase Sympli on our online store at http://www.Fashion-Crossroads-Inc.shoptiques.com