Archive: Did You Know...

Did You Know...?

...That you should never go shopping hungry, even when you're not buying groceries? And some retailers use certain scents like the smell of fresh-cut grass to make us buy. That's according to a new book by Martin Lindstrom called 'Buyology: Truth and Lies About Why We Buy.' The author...

By Tania Anderson | March 19, 2009; 12:00 AM ET | Comments (5)

Did You Know...?

In my quest to bring you retail enlightenment each week, I decided to launch a regular series in Shop To It called "Did You Know...?" It'll be full of fun tidbits about anything and everything about shopping, from big sales to interesting Web sites and stores. Here's the first roundup....

By Tania Anderson | February 17, 2009; 07:39 AM ET | Comments (3)

 

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