Answering Service for Retailers


As digital technology pushes consumers away from storefronts and more to web-based order taking, excellent customer service is more important than ever before. Multi-channel shopping and mobile driven consumers are transforming shopper expectations. Retail businesses who remain competitive know the key to driving profits is to offer an enhanced customer care experience while increasing efficiency. We do both. At Answer 1st, we help retail businesses stay connected with their customers 24 hours a day. Across every communication channel, our live receptionists can create a personal experience for your consumers to deliver a better experience that will increase both sales and customer satisfaction.

Overflow, after hours, or full-time, and whether you average just a few calls a day or a phone call every minute, our answering service is fully flexible and can provide your business with a cost-effective way to ensure every phone call is handled with the utmost attention to customer service. 

Whether you are a start-up retailer or an established nationwide franchise, Answer 1st tailors a customer service solution specifically for your business.

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Live Answering Service

We answer your calls live with your company name, patch the caller directly to you or take a message. Our highly skilled agents are here to provide your customers with A+ service. Invest time on your business. We'll take care of the phone calls.

After Hours Customer Support

Business is 24/7. With our retail call agents on your team, your clients will always be able to reach a live person every time. We provide immediate service day and night, keeping your customers happy and enhance your brand.

Retail Order Support

As much as you would like to rely purely on the Internet, some customers still prefer on placing orders over the phone. By utilizing our order taking services, you can meet the demand for live operator order processing without drastically increasing your costs, a solution that will produce higher customer satisfaction and ultimately improve your bottom line.

Screen Callers

Some callers have questions or comments. We screen callers so that your team does not have to cycle through unnecessary calls while they have other work to do.


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With Answer 1st in your corner, you can rest easy knowing your callers are getting the personalized attention they deserve.


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