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from Shop Talk:

Social Media for Business

August 4, 2009

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A new report by Inside Facebook discusses some best practices for retailers hoping to set up shop on the popular social networking site.

from Summit Notebook:

Where are you spending?

June 8, 2009

This week we're getting inside views from some of the biggest names in retail...from high-end fashion houses like Hermes to department store chain J.C. Penney. Optimism among those in the industry about a turnaround toward the end of 2009 springs eternal...but what are you seeing? Where are you spending? Or, are you trading down? Ditching Saks and heading to Target? Barclays retail analyst Bob Drbul says the key for consumers in the current economic environment, no matter where they shop, is "value." Click here to hear his thoughts: