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Is e-commerce really killing brick and mortar retail?

The meteoric growth of e-commerce in the past two decades has been sounding like the death knell for the physical stores. Today, the e-commerce giant Amazon holds a market capitalization of more than $400 billion. Amazon has left behind the traditional retail store giant – Wal-Mart, which by the way is valued at around $214 billion. Undoubtedly, the stats are slightly worrying. So, are clicks overtaking bricks? Well, the change in the business landscape and market is not a new trend. [...]

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10 Useful Tips for Starting an Online Store

These days more and more people are trying to explore the digital realm for business opportunities, and hence online stores are becoming more common than brick and mortar stores. You may think that starting an online store is a lot easier and profitable than establishing a physical storefront. You don’t have to worry about paying monthly rents and utility bills on top of investing in the products you are going to sell, plus you can reach millions of people globally [...]