In this episode of Digital Commerce Next, we recap NRF 2013, discuss Target’s recent decision to extend price matching from competitor sites, Facebook’s newly announced Graph Search, Paypal’s partnership with NCR, and two recent announcements from Groupon—their acquisition of real-time location aware services company Glassmap and their launch of Groupon Payments.  We discuss what it all means for the industry and for retailers.

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Here are the show notes:

1:44  Recap of NRF 2013

4:45 Target’s extension of price matching

10:10  Facebook’s Graph Search

18:33  Paypal’s partnership with NCR

23:41  Groupon’s acquisition of Glassmap and launch of Groupon Payments

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Rob Garf

Gary Lombardo

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