Retail hang-ups

Two years after my article, The most perplexing activities in retail, there is little evidence to show such mystifying retail behaviour has abated. Why is it we still see questionable discounting? The annoying multiple buy fiasco? The antiquated hard-copy mailer? Even the perseverance of the shrieking on-screen imbecile selling their wares? Black Friday, Mauve Monday, Teal Tuesday hype? How about the pesky in-store promoter live and online? Or the free-standing display unit cluttering the shop

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