Retailers See 'click And Mortar' As Way To Beat Amazon

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October 08, 2013 AT 5:54 AM
By Emma Thomasson and Dominique Vidalon PARIS (Reuters) - Traditional stores can take on e-commerce and keep their major role by reinventing themselves faster to best combine shopping in stores and online, top retailers said on Tuesday. Despite the challenge from players like Amazon, 68 percent of retailers say stores remain the most important channel for shoppers and one in three plan to expand their footprint, according to a survey by the Australian Centre of Retail Studies released at a conference in the French capital. ...