holiday shopping http://wkms.org en The Morning Cram [rolling, rolling, rolling, keep those prices rolling edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-rolling-rolling-rolling-keep-those-prices-rolling-edition <p></p><p><strong>From NPR: </strong>Wal-Mart continues to try to better serve its customer, now with a <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/11/21/165592058/to-lure-shoppers-wal-mart-tries-same-day-delivery">same-day delivery</a> for certain online items. The experiment is only being tried in a few markets. The same-day delivery is targeted toward densely populated urban areas where many customers may not have cars to make the short drive to the nearest superstore. &nbsp;</p> Wed, 21 Nov 2012 14:48:06 +0000 Whitney Jones 24779 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [rolling, rolling, rolling, keep those prices rolling edition] The Morning Cram [the me, myself and i edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-me-myself-and-i-edition <p></p><p><strong>From NPR:</strong> More than half of shoppers are using holiday sales to <a href="http://www.npr.org/2012/11/20/165151640/tempted-by-holiday-discounts-consumers-self-gift">self-gift</a>, waiting until the Christmas season to buy extravagant items at reasonable prices. The National Retail Federation has found that shoppers who self-gift spend an average of $140 on themselves while many people are out shopping solely for friends and family. Tue, 20 Nov 2012 14:06:58 +0000 Whitney Jones 24717 at http://wkms.org The Morning Cram [the me, myself and i edition]