The operations plan for Modern Mode Furniture Store is as follows.
- Richard DeBluff will be the store Director. He will hire, train, and manage all staff as well as carry out administrative functions for the store.
- 2-4 part time hourly employees to assist with inventory, product display, and customer service.
- 2 Interior Designers who will handle large design projects and store design and staging.
- Richard will hire a third party accounting firm to handle all bookkeeping, payroll, tax payments, and permitting.
Modern Mode Furniture Store will have the following milestones complete in the next six months.
6/1/202X – Finalize lease agreement for 4,000 square foot furniture store location.
6/15/202X – Begin build out of leased space.
6/30/201X – Finalize agreements with furniture distributors to schedule their upcoming product deliveries to the store.
7/1/202X – Richard will meet with the chosen advertising agency to hire them to begin brand image, logo design, website, and social media platforms.
8/1/202X – Final walk through and approval of built out furniture store.
8/15/202X – First shipment of inventory arrives
8/16/202X – Hire employees and begin training
8/18/202X – Stocking and display of product inventory in anticipation of the Grand Opening
9/1/202X – Grand Opening of Modern Mode Furniture Store