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If you shop at Target weve got bad news for you

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable How do you compete with Amazon and Walmart?That's the question ringing in the ears of everyone who works in U.S. retail. Amazon's blockbuster $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole
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5 ways Amazon could use Whole Foods to crush the competition

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable On paper, Amazon just bought a struggling overpriced grocery chain for more than $13 billion. But the online retail giant sees much more in Whole Foods than a simple
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Amazon buys Whole Foods for 137 billion

From: Mashable By Jason Abbruzzese Recommended by: Mashable Amazon has acquired Whole Foods, a move that marks the ecommerce giant's official entry into the world of brick-and-mortar stores as well as groceries.It's Amazon's
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Amazon files oh-so-ironic patent to block people from comparing prices in its stores

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable Amazon has earned plenty of sales from shoppers comparing its prices to those of items on the store shelves in front of them.Now the online retail giant has locked down a
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Its official Amazon is hitting Australia and local competition is probably screwed

From: Mashable By Jerico Mandybur Recommended by: Mashable The moment Australian retailers have dreaded is here.Amazon is expanding Down Under, opening warehouses that’ll enable cheap, fast local shipping, and letting small
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Disinvestment for 2017-18 kicks off with Rs 1,200 cr Nalco share sale

From: Hindustan Times Recommended by: Hindustan times Overwhelming response from retail investors in the share sale of National Aluminium Company helped the government kick off the new financial year’s disinvestment programme.Small
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Why is Walmart buying up brands

From: Mashable By Emma Hinchliffe Recommended by: Mashable Walmart is buying up a lot of brands that don't really feel like Walmart.The big box store is reportedly about to close a deal to buy Bonobos, the men's e-commerce brand.
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See how the store of the future will work

From: Mashable By Liza Hearon Recommended by: Mashable Here's an idea: all the convenience of online shopping combined with the instant gratification of shopping in physical stores IRL.This is the vision of shopping in the future
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Latest Consumer Analytics Indicate A Glass-Half-Full Start To Spring

Consumer confidence is at a 15-year high and Prosper’s Impulsivity Score and Consumer Mood metric are up as well. Deborah Weinswig, Managing Director of Fung Global Retail & Technology, weighs in on the state of the US consumer with the
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Principles of Influence

From:   By: Larry Mullins Via: Nice write-up from Furniture World