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Wednesday Retail News

Wed, Mar 23, 12:12 PM ET, by RetailSails.com


  • Rising gas prices eating into US shopping budgets, consumers will wait until 2012 & beyond to spend generously again (Reuters)
  • The Four-Way Battle to Control Your Digital Wallet: Handset makers, software companies, traditional credit-card brands, and wireless carriers are vying to control payments made with the wave of a phone (Businessweek)
  • Women are The Rocket Fuel of eCommerce, and Dominate the Social & Mobile Space as Well (Forbes)
  • Best Buy's CEO Brian Dunn Reboots to Win Back Sales From Wal-Mart, Amazon, Apple & Costco (Bloomberg)
  • Closings Loom as Sears Holdings Continues to Struggle: retail giant has a massive store portfolio that may be raising alarm bells in the near future (Retail Traffic)
  • Comparing the Different Ways Traditional Department Stores have Approached the Challenge of Social Commerce (SmartBlog)
  • Home Depot starts barcode shopping from smartphones: plans to use the QR codes both outside their stores in print and online as well as on shelves within stores (MSNBC)
  • New Report Demonstrates Mobile’s Growing Influence on Consumer Retail Activity (Oracle Retail)


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