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Staying Close to Shopping Districts


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The proximity of a holiday destination to a shopping district can have a huge impact on it being a premier tourist location. This is because guests would usually go out and shop for their personal needs and for keepsake items. Some travellers would e...

On the other hand, if receivables grow faster than sales, it signals that the retailer is not being paid on time. The retailer has to be cautious if he or she is merely recording empty sales. It must cushion earnings by providing for bad debts, or uncollected debts. Meanwhile, information technology applied in retailing has been found to effectively help supermarkets in managing inventory, logistics, and warehousing. This has resulted in lower overall costs. Indeed, IT proves a powerful tool in gathering information, especially market trends.

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