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In Fight Against Amazon, Retail Finds New Ally In Tech

Steven Jacobs

In Fight Against Amazon, Retail Finds New Ally In Tech

Nearly two decades after the launch of Amazon.com, brick-and-mortar retailers still face a very real threat from the Web. But today, the industry has a critical new partner: the tech community. Retail has emerged as one of the fastest growing sectors in the technology industry, with venture capitalists, startups and retailers themselves, building products to fuse the web with our in-store experience…