Most holiday shoppers undeterred by breaches (CNBC)

http://www.cnbc.com/id/102116557

US ECONOMY BEATS EXPECTATIONS (BusinessInsider)

http://www.businessinsider.com/q3-gdp-2014-10

Does this dovetail with your recent activity in your business?

HOW MUCH IS THAT ICE CREAM IN THE WINDOW? DEPENDS ON THE SEASON (Fast Company)

http://www.fastcompany.com/3037515/the-future-of-everything/how-much-is-that-ice-cream-in-the-window-depends-on-the-season

Dynamic Pricing…………Is it right for your company?

Will your customers stand for it or embrace it?

Share your thoughts………

Are retailers making a mistake not accepting Apple Pay? (RetailWire)

http://www.retailwire.com/discussion/17871/are-retailers-making-a-mistake-not-accepting-apple-pay

Have you made a decision on whether to accept ApplePay or not?

What went into your decision?

Share your thoughts with our readers……….

CONSUMER CONFIDENCE SPIKES TO A 7-YEAR HIGH (BusinessInsider)

http://www.businessinsider.com/consumer-confidence-oct-2014-2014-10

Does this square with your recent experience?

3 Things Retailers Need To Thrive In The Networked Economy (Forbes)

http://www.forbes.com/sites/sap/2014/10/22/3-things-retailers-need-to-thrive-in-the-networked-economy/

Are you prepared for this?

It’s coming straight at you………….

How One Mom and Pop Business Is Beating Amazon (DailyFinance)

http://www.dailyfinance.com/2014/10/22/small-business-beating-amazon/

This is how one Mom & Pop manages to take on Amazon and win……….What can you learn from them?