SHOPPERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/SHOPPERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Websites can take some hassle out of car-buying http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139278-79/car-buyers-dealers-price.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58139278-79/car-buyers-dealers-price.html.csp">Websites can take some hassle out of car-buying</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEE-ANN DURBIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-04T11:38:36.858-06:00">Updated Jul 4, 2014 11:38AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Want to take some of the stress and mystery out of the car-buying process? Get on the Internet. Auto websites — once filled mostly with reviews and advice — are getting more sophisticated, connecting potential buyers with dealers and offering instant price guarantees. Some let buyers estimate their trade-in values and turn in credit applications online. One company even lets buyers complete the entire sale online and get cars delivered to their door. The Internet lets shoppers enter a showroom ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581392782014-07-04T11:38:36.858-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-04T11:38:36.858-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58139278@www.sltrib.com Fri, 04 Jul 2014 11:38:36 MDT Web sites can take some hassle out of car-buying http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123494-79/car-buyers-dealers-price.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123494-79/car-buyers-dealers-price.html.csp">Web sites can take some hassle out of car-buying</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By DEE-ANN DURBIN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T11:58:02.132-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 11:58AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Detroit • Want to take some of the stress and mystery out of the car-buying process? Get on the Internet. Auto web sites — once filled mostly with reviews and advice — are getting more sophisticated, connecting potential buyers with dealers and offering instant price guarantees. Some let buyers estimate their trade-in values and turn in credit applications online. One company even lets buyers complete the entire sale online and get cars delivered to their door. The Internet lets shoppers enter a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581234942014-06-27T11:58:02.132-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T11:58:02.132-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123494@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:58:02 MDT Mega-rich shoppers descending on London http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123113-79/london-ramadan-shoppers-month.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58123113-79/london-ramadan-shoppers-month.html.csp">Mega-rich shoppers descending on London</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By SYLVIA HUI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00">Updated Jun 27, 2014 09:36AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">London • Before the fast, let there be a shopping feast. From Harrods in Knightsbridge to the glittering diamond stores in Mayfair, London has long attracted big spenders. But every year around the holy month of Ramadan, which starts this weekend, a wave of spectacularly rich Middle Eastern shoppers arrives and takes retail therapy to a whole new level — complete with an entourage of bodyguards, chauffeurs, and Gulf-registered Rolls-Royces and Ferraris flown in just for the occasion. Retailers c...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-581231132014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-27T09:36:03.009-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58123113@www.sltrib.com Fri, 27 Jun 2014 09:36:03 MDT Wal-Mart tech lab’s latest buy is mobile app firm http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58078946-79/mart-wal-mobile-app.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58078946-79/mart-wal-mobile-app.html.csp">Wal-Mart tech lab’s latest buy is mobile app firm</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-17T10:27:02.274-06:00">Updated Jun 17, 2014 10:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Wal-Mart Stores Inc.’s innovation lab is diving deeper into mobile apps with another acquisition. The latest purchase for @WalmartLabs is Stylr, a mobile app that allows shoppers to find clothes in nearby stores. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Stylr is @WalmartLabs’ 13th acquisition in the past three years. The purchase is the latest effort by Wal-Mart, the world’s biggest retailer, to develop new digital tools to help create a seamless shopping experience for shoppers who are ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580789462014-06-17T10:27:02.274-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-17T10:27:02.274-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58078946@www.sltrib.com Tue, 17 Jun 2014 10:27:02 MDT Wal-Mart faces challenges in an online world http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58033054-79/mart-wal-online-stores.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58033054-79/mart-wal-online-stores.html.csp">Wal-Mart faces challenges in an online world</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ANNE D’INNOCENZIO</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-06T08:19:37.527-06:00">Updated Jun 6, 2014 08:19AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The world’s largest retailer faces new challenges at a time when low prices and one-stop shopping can be a few clicks away on a tablet computer or mobile phone. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. built its reputation on everyday low prices and convenient supercenters that allow customers to do all their shopping in one place. But revenue at established Wal-Mart stores in the U.S., which account for 60 percent of the company’s total sales, has declined for five consecutive quarters. Meanwhile, the number of cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580330542014-06-06T08:19:37.527-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-06T08:19:37.527-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58033054@www.sltrib.com Fri, 06 Jun 2014 08:19:37 MDT