Tag Archives: showrooming

A Showrooming Infographic

Here’s an interesting infographic on retail showrooming. Showrooming in the Retail Environment infographic by bumblecoon.  

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Target Makes Selected Price Matching Permanent

As we reported recently (in a post on its shopping-driven store design), Target is doing everything it can to stimulate greater customer business. In December 2012, the retailer experimented with in-store matching of online prices from selected competitors. Now, it has … Continue reading

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Showrooming Not Just Price-Driven

Retailers have even more to be concerned about in their competition with online firms than consumers’ use of showrooming to learn about products in the store and then buy online for lower prices. According to research from the Kellogg School … Continue reading

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