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Phillips Develops Indoor GPS Using Lights

Phillips Develops Indoor GPS Using Lights

The lighting giant is working with supermarkets to develop GPS to help understand how people shop....

May 22 2015, 10:28am CDT

Retail Therapy at IKEA Includes Snooze Time

Retail Therapy at IKEA Includes Snooze Time

Many shoppers who go for a little retail therapy at IKEA stores in China also decide to include some extra snooze time in betwe...

Jul 9 2014, 11:14am CDT

Retail Stores are Tracking Mobile Data of Shoppers

Retail Stores are Tracking Mobile Data of Shoppers

The store Nordstrom wanted to track its customers in order to gain further information regarding their shopping habits. However...

Jul 15 2013, 9:40am CDT

Best Buy becomes a Mobile Phone Store Chain

Best Buy becomes a Mobile Phone Store Chain

Best Buy is closing 50 big box stores and plans to open 100 Best Buy Mobile Phone Stores. By 2016 Best Buy expects to have 600-...

Mar 30 2012, 7:10am CDT

How To Prepare for Black Friday 2010

5 Helpful Tips from a Veteran Line-Stander...

Nov 23 2010, 3:51pm CST

Wal-Mart To Sell iPad By End Of 2010

Wal-Mart To Sell iPad By End Of 2010

Back when I was a kid, the only person I knew with a real tablet PC was Captain Jean Luc Picard. In the intervening decade-and-...

May 13 2010, 1:24pm CDT

Wal-Mart to Sell Macs?

Wal-Mart to Sell Macs?

So Wal-Mart just started reorganizing the electronics departments of 3,500 of its stores, 2,600 of them Super-Centers. Part of...

May 19 2009, 12:10pm CDT

Carphone Warehouse to Open 100 New Stores

Carphone Warehouse and its partner Best Buy have announced that they intend to open 100 new superstores across the UK. The new...

Oct 13 2008, 7:31am CDT