Brick & Mortar | The Hours They Keep

They are dropping like flies, Circuit City, Compusa just to mention a few. It was announced yesterday that BestBuy is cutting staff in large numbers. It surprises me that the brick & mortar stores did not first cut their hours of operation. Payroll is huge expense in the retail business. Payroll productivity can be volatile and hard to track. Store hours would be a simple solution, or at least something to try first. How do you shop for an electronic item these days? I look for the item online. I find the part number, then move to...

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