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Business Booming for U.S. Brick-and-Mortars Who Understand Customers

Posted by Allen Haynes on Sep 22, 2016 8:33:29 PM

Retail sales from brick-and-mortar stores are resurging, negating the claim that traditional brick-and-mortar shopping is dead, according to a recent report from CNBC’s “Mad Money.

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U.S. Consumers to Browse Online Before Making In-Store Purchases

Posted by Paul Fulton on Aug 25, 2015 4:27:37 PM

More than 71 percent of U.S. consumers will compare products online and via retail smartphone and tablet apps before venturing to a physical store to make a purchase, according to a recent survey by Apptentive.

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U.S. Ecommerce Sales Hit All-Time High, But Retail Still About Experience

Posted by Paul Fulton on Jul 31, 2015 8:45:12 PM

U. S. ecommerce sales hit an all-time high of $297 billion in 2014, an increase of 15.4 percent over 2013, according to the U. S. Census Bureau’s Ecommerce Report.

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US Retailers Expect Black Friday Sales to Soar

Posted by Paul Fulton on Nov 21, 2014 4:30:00 PM

The holiday shopping season officially kicks off at the end of the month, and U.S. retailers are expecting Black Friday sales to eclipse $36.7 billion, according to a recent report by IBIS World Reports. If the forecast holds true, it will be the highest Black Friday sales in history and a near 2 percent increase over last year.

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