1. Retail Tips: First Impressions

    As you walk into a store you’ve never been in before, what do you notice? Using your senses of sight, smell, and touch, notice what you see, how the store smells and what you touch first. These are all things to be cognizant of about your own store and how customers perceive it when walking … Continued

  2. Charity of the Month: BARN Transitional Housing

    Each month we designate a charity with whom we share a percentage of our sales. This month we’re partnering with BARN Community Housing, a resource that helps families in need find secure and stable shelter. During the month of January, QMT Windchimes has nominated BARN to receive 20% of its online sales to support the … Continued

  3. 2017 Holiday Schedule

    From all of us at QMT, we hope you have a wonderful Christmas and New Year’s Day! After a busy fourth quarter, we hope you’re able to enjoy a break and celebrate with family & friends.  Thank you for choosing our Made-in-the USA chimes.  We look forward to another successful year in 2018. We will be … Continued

  4. QMT Windchimes as Gifts

    Wind Chimes Make Thoughtful Holiday Gifts

    Sounds of the Christmas season can include anything from the hustle and bustle of shopping to the ringing of bells across the world to celebrate the birth of Christ. Wind chimes are a perfect gift to give during the Christmas holidays to celebrate those you love and cherish. Accentuating your wind chime displays with Christmas … Continued

  5. QMT supports Rotary

    Charity of the Month: Rotary Foundation

    Caring for others is a human instinct, and being able to help those in need is the responsibility of all of us. As a member and supporter of Rotary International, this month QMT Windchimes will donate 20% of December online sales to the Rotary Foundation of Rotary International. Rotary is a global network of neighbors, … Continued

  6. QMT Windchimes Retail Tips

    Creating Retail “Hot Spots” for the Holiday Season

    Putting effective merchandising and display techniques to work in your store can bring you many benefits—increased sell-through and turnover, higher sales, and enhanced profits. Putting more “smarts” into your merchandising and display also has longer-term benefits. It is important to identify your store’s “hot spots” for setting up special promotions. According to a study cited … Continued

  7. QMT Windchimes CEO Elected Chairman of VMA Board of Directors

    We are pleased to congratulate our CEO, Jamie Baisden, for being elected as Chairman of the Virginia Manufacturers Association (VMA) Board of Directors. VMA has advocated for businesses for 95 years in Virginia, with a mission to create the best environment for advanced technology businesses to manufacture and headquarter their companies for maximum productivity and … Continued

  8. The Holiday Ramp-Up Has Begun

    Every year the ramp-up to the holiday shopping season seems to get earlier and earlier. Mid-October is time to begin thinking about your storefront displays and gift-giving for your loved ones. Unique and unexpected gifts bring a special delight during the holiday season. We received the following feedback from a customer in Columbus, OH: “I … Continued