Will Blizzard Blow Away Sales?

Retailers up and down the eastern seaboard could take a major hit over this crucial pre-holiday weekend as the season's first blizzard blasts up the coast. Traditionally, Super Saturday -- the last Saturday before Christmas -- has brought in an estimated $15 billion in sales, but the extreme weather is threatening to put a deep dent in sales. "This is bad news, as it will hit significant population centers," said Scott Bernhardt, COO of Planalytics, which measures weather impacts on shopping...Full Story
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