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Jet.com's Marc Lore is Out to Reinvent the Shopping Cart

PERSONAL TECH | By Anne D'Innocenzio | May 18
Jet.com is built on a real-time pricing algorithm that determines which sellers are the most efficient in value and shipping and adjusts prices based on what items are in the checkout cart.

As Online Shopping Intensifies, Outlook Dims for Mall Stores

CORPORATE | By Josh Boak and Anne D'Innocenzio | May 16
Online shopping is reaching such a critical mass with American households that many of the icons of the traditional mall -from Macy's to The Gap and J.C. Penney - face an increasingly uncertain future.

Retail Therapy: Shopping in Richmond, Virginia's Carytown

Jan 28
So many shopping and dining areas are just like any other - chain stores and chain restaurants. Carytown breaks the mold.

Holiday Tips to Save Green on Gadgets

Advice that will save you some money, especially when it comes to "big ticket" tech items.

Kiss and Makeup: Looking Good in Provincetown

GROOMING | By Matthew Wexler | Sep 25
Heading to Provincetown? Get your grooming routine in gear with the help of Christine Horovitz's Kiss and Makeup, where you'll find unique skincare products and personalized spa treatments all year long.

OMG! Teens Are Shopping More Like Their Parents

FASHION | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Aug 25
Teens are shopping like their parents during the back-to-school season, and that's putting a lot of pressure on retailers to change the way they market to them.

10th Annual Macy's Shop for a Cause

CORPORATE | By Mike Halterman | Aug 23
On Saturday, August 29, Macy's department stores nationwide will be participating in the tenth annual Shop for a Cause event, which allows shoppers to donate to their favorite non-profit organizations and charities.

Amazon Introduces 'Make an Offer' Service

PERSONAL TECH | By Mae Anderson | Dec 10
For the first time, the largest U.S. online retailer is letting some third-party sellers offer an option where interested buyers can make an offer on an item lower than the listed price.

How Holiday Shoppers Are Getting Smarter

FINANCE | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Dec 8
Shoppers can sniff out a legitimate deal from a fake one and are even leaving items in online shopping carts as reminders to look for a better bargain.

Optimize Your Game Plan for Holiday Toy Shopping

HOME | By Anne D'Innocenzio | Nov 7
Looking for the holiday season's hot toys, like anything related to Disney's "Frozen"? Or maybe you're not picky and just looking for deals? Toy sellers are increasingly catering to time-starved, budget-conscious shoppers.

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