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Pay & Remuneration
Beginners from premium institutes get good packages. Normally graduates in Merchandising get around Rs. 1.5 lakhs to Rs. 3 lakhs a year and compensation increases with experience.
Merchandisers get employment with large retail store chains and with fashion companies. Export houses are also big employers. With retail industry growing at a fairly good rate, career in retail merchandising will be a good option as they can be employed with big departmental stores, designers and manufacturers and exporters of fashion merchandise.
A Day In Life
A good job done by visual merchandiser on the shop window pulls us inside the store. The day before the Visual merchandisers planned the products to be displayed by the window, adjusted the lighting and ensured that same line of apparel was properly stocked and neatly displayed inside the store also. For this he coordinated with the purchase in charge and made the invoices some days ago. And the music that he chose added to the experience inside the store. No wonder we sometimes buy things that we don’t even need.