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Three ugly truths about appliance sales on Black Friday

Appliance buyers and sellers beware Black Friday While shoppers love those Midnight Specials, and fight to get through the doors of the big box stores for the lowest price electronics and kitchen gadgets, appliance purchases can be another matter. Here … Continue reading

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Update on retailers battle with Amazon

Amazon agrees to collect sales tax for Arizona Amazon has settled a dispute with Arizona and will begin collecting sales tax from Arizona purchasers in February 2013. According to the Associated Press, Amazon “now collects sales taxes on orders shipped … Continue reading

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Unauthorized Sellers Featured by Amazon

As Holiday season nears, battle with Amazon resellers looms. Recent figures show that 40% of Amazon.com unit sales come from third parties. That is, Amazon brokers the sales on its website, but the sales are actually made through a different … Continue reading

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Target joins Best Buy in fight against Amazon.com

Retailers to price match online pricing Target has announced a policy of price matching online retail prices during the holidays, joining Best Buy in an effort to win back sales from internet retailer Amazon.com. This is only the latest move … Continue reading

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