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Google Tests Same-Day Delivery Service in San Francisco

Google Tests Same-Day Delivery Service in San Francisco

Google launched a new service Thursday called Google Shopping Express that will let consumers in the San Francisco area order items online from nine big retailers including Target, Walgreens and Office Depot, and schedule to have them delivered later that … Continued

5 Fascinating Global Consumer Trends Happening This Holiday Shopping Season

5 Fascinating Global Consumer Trends Happening This Holiday Shopping Season

1. Fifth Avenue no longer the world’s most expensive retail location The New York strip boasting high-end shopping, including Tiffany’s, Louis Vuitton, Hugo Boss and Fendi, has been knocked from its No. 1 position as the retail area with the … Continued

Uniqlo Is Using An Important Lesson From Steve Jobs To Take Over The World

Uniqlo Is Using An Important Lesson From Steve Jobs To Take Over The World

Uniqlo is going nuts with a global expansion right now, opening big stores in prime locations at the world’s most prominent shopping districts. What’s helping drive this? Uniqlo is run as more of a tech company than a fashion house. It … Continued

Walmart Sued By Disability Advocates Over Lack Of Access To Payment Machines

Walmart Sued By Disability Advocates Over Lack Of Access To Payment Machines

Disability rights advocates filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday against Wal-Mart Stores Inc., claiming the retail giant refuses to make payment machines accessible to customers who use wheelchairs and scooters. The plaintiffs allege that Bentonville, Ark.-based Wal-Mart knowingly placed point-of-sale terminals … Continued