All across the country, retailers are feeling the pain from mass store shutdowns. Payless Inc. shoe store recently announced 400 stores set to close as part of their bankruptcy plan. Sears Holdings Corp. and Macy’s Inc, among others, are also closing hundreds of locations. With over 80% of American homes signed up for Amazon (and 63% holding an Amazon Prime account) retailers are scrambling to re-establish their physical store’s value.

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