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IPFS News Link • Business/ Commerce

Slow Death Of Department Stores As Non-Store Retailers Including Amazon Flourish

• Mish Talk

Non-store retailers include kiosks, vending machines, direct selling, telemarketing, direct marketing and e-tailing. Amazon is the largest non-store retailer.

I calculate the percentage excluding items that cannot or normally do not happen except in person. That list includes gas stations, food services, grocery stores, and motor vehicles.