1) Maintaining a low cost operations.
2) Investing in appropirate & cost effective technology.
3) Focusing on customer service and loyalty.
4) Building a reliable supplyc chain and logistics systems.
5) Making adequate capital investments.
6) Effective positioning of the retail outlets.
7) Efficient human resource training & retention.
8) Creating & nurturing private lable brands.
9) Reducing shrinkage & pilferage.