Blog > New Tool: Scheduled Sales
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Running a sale in your online shop is a great way to drive more traffic to your website - exciting new visitors, whilst also selling some of your older stock, which makes way for new products. Save time, plan ahead and make the most of the precious family moments this Christmas by preparing your sales in advance! Read all about our new “Scheduled Sales” update.
Keeping your shop fresh and updated with sales and new products ensures shoppers are always engaged, and continue returning to your website. Want to make setting up a sale even easier? Now you can with this update to the Shop sale area.
Scheduling a sale allows you to set up sales in advance that will automatically start and end at a time you decide. This gives you more time to focus on other areas of your website, or even have a bit more time to yourself; which is what everyone wants, especially at this time of year.
Maximising on Boxing Day Sales in your online Shop can really help boost orders at this time of year; with shoppers spending a whopping 3 billion on Boxing Day in 2014! Schedule your Sales, spend time with your loved ones and don't worry about any website admin: A great way to be organised while sitting back, relaxing and enjoying your Christmas holiday!
Why not set up a sale for January 1st? With this new feature you will be able to organise your sale right now - add your products, set up the start and end time and you’re done! You can enjoy your Christmas holiday and New Years party in the knowledge that your sale will automatically start and end as outlined.
We are very proud to release this new feature, and hope these updates continue to benefit you and your business. Read more about using the scheduling option in our HelpCentre guide “How To Set Up A Scheduled Sale”.
This feature is available on the Shop Builder Pro and the Shop Builder Advanced packages. If you would like to know more about running a Shop sale please visit our HelpCentre or contact your Account Manager, who will be happy to help.