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September 23-26, 2018
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NRHSA Benchmarking Survey

Data is essential to the success of your business. Knowing this, National Retail Hobby Store Association is excited to introduce the NRHSA Benchmarking Survey. You will now be able to compare the performance of your store to other similar stores in an anonymous and secure platform. You will discover new marketing ideas, areas of operations where you need some help or where you are doing just fine. All of which will help your store be more competitive in the hobby market.

About the Survey

The NRHSA Benchmarking Survey is comprised of approximately 60 questions and was designed by subject matter experts to provide actionable information for making improved business decisions. Click here to view the list of questions in the platform.

New users, click here to sign up for the survey.

Returning users, click here.

Watch and listen to the webinar, which will walk you through the survey.

Comparison & Reports

Starting in mid-November, NRHSA members, as well as non-members who have purchased access, will be able to view question by question comparisons and dynamic reports. Included will be reports on Key Performance Indicators, such as:

  • Sales per Square Foot
  • Wages as a Percent of Sales
  • Average Sales per Employee
  • Operating Expenses as a Percentage of Sales
  • To benefit from the benchmarking data and to access the comparison and reporting tools, users must complete at least 80%.

    Filtering the Data

    Filters allow you to compare yourself against similar stores. You can select stores based on the based on the following criteria:

  • Years in Business
  • Total Square Feet
  • Industry Focus
  • Geographic Location
  • Total Sales
  • Survey Overview

    Coming in mid-October, click here to view a 30 minute Webinar overview of the survey, including data entry, question by question comparisons, and dynamically generated, personalized PowerPoint reports.

    For more information on the NRHSA Benchmarking Survey, please contact the NRHSA team at: