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Report: Department stores did well online in Q4

  • Fresh data from IBM Digital Analytics Benchmark could give some hope that the holiday season wasn't quite as bad for department stores as reads on store traffic would suggest.
  • Online sales for the group rose 62.8% Y/Y in Q4 and mobile sales gained 38%, according to the research firm.
  • The contribution of online/mobile to total sales varies widely in the group.
  • Department store chains: Macy's (M), Nordstrom (JWN), Kohl's (KSS), Dillard's (DDS), J.C. Penney (JCP), Sears Holdings (SHLD), The Bon-Ton Stores (BONT), Stage Stores (SSI), Ross Stores (ROST).
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  • gguybbycc
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    I think about every 'bricks and clicks' retailer I know is getting larger comps on their 'clicks' business than what Amazon is realizing.
    2 Jan 2014, 12:33 PM Reply Like
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