brick-and-mortar


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brick-and-mortar

Referring to a physical location for something, typically a business (usually as opposed to an online destination). You can order these shoes online or pick them up in one of our convenient brick-and-mortar locations.
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The future of the brick-and-mortar store will depend less on retail brand names and more on the services and outcomes the retailer helps the shopper solve.
According to Rovit, the brick-and-mortar operators "have all acknowledged the need to ramp up their e-commerce capabilities.
Brick-and-mortar competitors, such as Staples, that have physical outlets in most states and thus already collect sales taxes from their Internet sales had no reaction to the legislation.
Their best brick-and-mortar beam, with each layer of bricks offset from the next, was six times as tough as a beam of solid aluminum oxide is.
Nearly two years after the e-commerce meltdown, Mahurter said that he is now starting to see more brick-and-mortar stores put their rugs online.
It would seem that brick-and-mortar printers that are also online have an advantage over strictly brick shops, but Marilyn Jackson, owner of Franklin's Printing Co.
By contrast, brick-and-mortar e-tailers have had to ramp up to compete with pure plays unhampered by legacy systems and archaic structures.
An Emerging Business Strategy for Brick-and-Mortar and Hybrid Enterprises
Most brick-and-mortar stores' Yuletide won't be dampened by e-commerce competition.
Nicholas Kotov of Oklahoma State University in Stillwater and his colleagues modeled their material after natural mother-of-pearl, which gets its properties from a brick-and-mortar structure of calcium carbonate held together by a network of proteins.
Scores of executives are reverse-defecting from real estate dot-coms back to the brick-and-mortar realm.
apparel sales into three main distribution channels: brick-and-mortar stores (88.
Under the alliance, CA and I-Storm say they will use their combined expertise to create powerful eBusiness solutions for brick-and-mortar companies that want to make the transition quickly to "click and mortar" and that are willing to share equity.
Naturally, as a brick-and-mortar institution, the Countrywide Home Loans scenario is a bit more complicated.