SNEWS® Live -- Concept Retail -- www.conceptretail.com -- is seeking to change the way online stores merchandise products, and as a result, make the online shopping experience more like an in-store one for consumers. Though not a new concept, the execution of it is turning some heads, and already has The North Face and JanSport on board. Is this the next phase in Internet shopping? Is it hype or something you need to pay attention to? Listen in.
Web-based shopping on the rise, no end in sight
A slew of recent studies of web-based shopping behavior indicates that online shopping is not going away and is in fact booming -- and not just because of the holiday season even though the sales boost over Thanksgiving was impressive. On 2,000 sites monitored by BizRate.com, a ...read more