By Cass Jacoby, RCS Reporter.
Digital catalogs are becoming more prevalent, mimicking the look of the printed catalog of the past while utilizing the benefits of digitalization. Read on to learn why you should be regularly consulting digital catalogs.
A catalog is an important reference for any business, so it makes sense that the easier it is to access, the better. Having a digital catalog means that customers can access it anywhere they have internet and makes it easy to share, download or search for them.
With a digital catalog, you can easily use the search bar to enter key words that relate to what you are looking for instead of flipping through multiple pages of product to find for a specific item.
Further, having online catalogs means that you always have up-to-date and accurate listings and information. Making changes to an online catalog is instantaneous, so you can rest assured that the most current information is in the digital copy. This saves money that would have been spent printing and reprinting and is better for the environment, as it avoids using paper.
Because an online catalog gives suppliers more flexibility to add or remove products, update features and correct mistakes without reprinting, you will not have to worry about reading old copy or getting outdated price information. This also means that you get access to instant pricing adjustments and short-term discount campaigns within the digital catalog that wouldn’t be possible with a printed version. Plus, you receive the newest inventory information and are privy to in-season changes.
Ultimately, digital catalogs offer benefits that print simply can’t. Catalogs on digital platforms are not only accessible, but allow for instant changes to be made, meaning the content is always relevant. Download Dot metal's catalog, Award Metals catalog, Appleton Supply’s catalog and Semco's catalog to start looking at what digital catalogs have to offer.
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