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planning tips                                                                        Take photos of your displays!
                                                                                              Take photos of your merchandising
                                                                                              displays, and enter them in the 2016
                                                                                              “Merchandising Award of Excellence”
                                                                                              contest. Enter as many displays as you
                                                                                              like. We will announce contest details in
                                                                                              our November issue.

         october
         sun                 mon                       tue        wed                   thu       fri sat
                                                                                                                  United Nations
week 43                                        Order products            21     Prepare for                       Day
                                               for Advent                       Administrative
                                               (begins Nov. 29).                Professionals            23 24
                                                                                Week (April 24-                   Halloween
         	 18 19 20                                                             30), and order
                                                                                flowers, plants          30 31
                                                                                and giftware.

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week 44  Mother-In-Law       Create a display  Order poinset-                   Offer patriotic
         Day                 for National      tias for Poinset-                merchandise for
                             American          tia Day (Dec.                    Veterans Day
                       25    Indian Heritage   12) and roses                    (Nov. 11).
                             Month (Nov.       for Guadalupe
                             1-30).            Day (Mexico,            28 29
                                               Dec. 12).
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         november                                                                 thu
         sun                 mon                      tue         wed                             fri                sat
                                               General
         National                              Election Day                     Start ordering Have a weekend                 7
         American Indian                                                                                                    14
         Heritage Month                                       3                 products for      open house
         All Saints Day
week 45  Daylight Saving                                     10                 Mother’s Day for Thanks-
         Time Ends (2 a.m.)                                                     (May 8).          giving (Nov.
         Día de los Muer-
                                                                                                  26), Hanukkah
         tos (Nov. 1-2). 1                                                                        (Dec. 7-14)

                                         2                                                            and Christmas
                                                                       4 5 (Dec. 25). 6

week 46              Plan a “winter                               Remembrance                     Order mer-
                     white” display,                              Day (Canada)                    chandise for
                     featuring prod-                              Veterans Day                    Kwanzaa (Dec.
                     ucts in hues of                                                              26-Jan.1).
                     white, for the
                     first day of                                      11 12 13
                     winter
              8 (Dec. 22). 9

                             Revolution Day Assemble prod-                      Plan a festive    Revolution Day

                             (Observed,        ucts for Advent                  party display     (Traditional,

week 47                      Mexico).          (begins Nov. 29).                for New Year’s Mexico).

                                                                                Eve (Dec. 31),
                                                                                and consider

                                                                                cross-merchan-

              15 16                                                             dising possibil-                 20
                                               17                      18 ities.              19                               21
                      Refresh your
week 48               display for                                               Thanksgiving                         Small
                      Thanksgiving                                              Day                                  Business
                      (Nov. 26).                                                                                     Saturday

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