What's happening now is reminiscent of the time, not so long back, when online retailers came in as the upstarts and successfully challenged the reigning kings of modern retail by offering
better selection of products, convenience of shopping from the confines of one's home and eye-popping discounts. Today, the disruptors of brick-and-mortar retail are finding themselves becoming
increasingly vulnerable to the threat of a new breed of smartphone app-based, hyper-local ventures which bring on boa ..
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