Every week, JCK’s Big Picture Monday rounds up the most interesting stories about trends in retailing.
– Are big discounts coming
– How the Visa/Mastercard settlement may
– Facebook users like
exclusive, limited time offers.
– How retailers are using Foursquare and other location
based services to
boost their business.
– This study
(PDF) looks at the effectiveness of Groupon for retailers.
– Retailers try to beat
Amazon’s shipping advantage.
– Walmart wants to
team with suppliers for lower costs.
– More companies now customizing
more for local tastes.