Analysis: Impulse buying wanes at electronics retailers

10/17/2011 | Bloomberg

Consumers are doing more online research about the gadgets they want to buy, and if they purchase those products in a brick-and-mortar store, they are less likely to browse the retail shelves and buy other items on an impulse, according to industry observers. ShopperTrak reports that these "mission shoppers" are visiting fewer stores in search of specific products. "There's been a fundamental change in buying behavior," said Bill Martin, chief executive of ShopperTrak.

View Full Article in:

Bloomberg

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Retail

Job Title Company Location
Buyer
Dunham's Sports
Troy, Michigan
Manager Store Systems
PetSmart
Phoenix, Arizona
Director Compliance Training & Communications
Walgreens
Deerfield, Illinois
Sr. Analyst, Merchandising
Total Wine & More
Potomac, Maryland
eCommerce Operations Manager
Converse
Boston, Massachusetts