Big Picture Monday: Retail Trends You Should Know About

Every week, JCK’s Big Picture Monday rounds up the most intriguing
stories about trends in retailing:

– Most stores planning
Cyber Monday promotions.

– How Macy’s boosted
employee morale.

– How companies are
using location-based apps.

– Taking invoicing
online.

– Five tips for cutting
credit card fees.

– Getting more out
of your employees.

– Will consumers want
“mobile coupons”?

– Is Groupon good for
small business?

– The “just-in-time consumer.”

– Google launches
“local recommendation” service.

– Top retailers for
customer service
, as chosen by consumers.

– More retailers eyeing Canada.

–  Company brings
“flash sales” to Facebook.