Tag: brick-and-mortar retail

Why retailers are trying on showrooms- Retail DIVE

via retaildive.com Why retailers are trying on showrooms Showrooming is the new big thing in brick-and-mortar retail, but are stores — and customers — ready to abandon their shopping bags? Retail is going through a monumental transition period, to say the least.  Giants of industry, such as Macy’s and J.C. Penney, are struggling to find…

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The History of Sears Predicts Nearly Everything Amazon Is Doing- TheAtlantic

via TheAtlantic.com The History of Sears Predicts Nearly Everything Amazon Is Doing One hundred years ago, a retail giant that shipped millions of products by mail moved swiftly into the brick-and-mortar business, changing it forever. Is that happening again? by Derek Thompson Amazon comes to conquer brick-and-mortar retail, not to bury it. In the last…

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